FELINE ARTHRITIS

March 4, 2016

FELINE ARTHRITIS

 

Thinning of joint cartilage can lead to a vicious cycle of joint deterioration, reduced mobility, and pain.
Supportive care is important, and treatment may include pain medication, NSAIDs, corticosteroids, supplements, massage, acupuncture, warm compresses, and/or surgery.
Regular, moderate exercise may help delay feline arthritis.

What Is It?

Arthritis is a joint problem that can reduce mobility and cause

HELPING YOUR ARTHRITIC CAT

March 4, 2016

HELPING YOUR ARTHRITIC CAT

Arthritis is a joint problem that can reduce a cat’s mobility and cause severe, chronic pain. You can improve life for your arthritic cat by doing the following:

Help your cat get or stay slim so that unnecessary weight doesn’t increase the load on your cat’s joints, resulting in more pain and inflammation.