Grief in Cats

Dr. Dawn Ruben General Practice & Preventative Medicine THE LOSS OF A PET Because our pets cannot speak, we don’t really know what what they are thinking. We must base our interpretations of their emotional state on their behavior – what they do in certain...

When to Consider Euthanasia in Cats

Vetsuite Staff General Practice & Preventative Medicine A CAT’S QUALITY OF LIFE Many cats suffer with chronic diseases, such as cancer, that can often be managed in such a way that life is prolonged, although the quality of life is greatly diminished. For...

Pet Loss

Angell Memorial Animal Hospital General Practice & Preventative Medicine COPING WITH LOSS The loss of any close friend can be devastating, and pets can be among our closest companions. A pet frequently provides unconditional love, emotional security, and loyalty....

Normal Labor and Delivery in the Cat

Vetsuite Veterinarians General Practice & Preventative Medicine – Theriogenology BE PREPARED Pregnancy and giving birth can be a frightening, confusing and painful experience for both you and your cat. However, understanding proper pregnancy care can help...

Microchipping for your Cat’s Safety

Dr. Dawn Ruben General Practice & Preventative Medicine OVERVIEW Microchips are fast becoming a popular method for permanent identification of pets. The chips are considered reliable and an effective way to identify lost pets. The chip is small, compact and...