Does your older cat have a dull coat or is (s)he getting more mats and tangles? Arthritis may be the reason she is grooming less. Joint supplements like Dasuquin® can help reduce inflammation and keep your kitty flexible and comfortable.
Because of their small size and natural agility, cats often hide pain. Studies show that 90% of cats over age 12 have evidence of arthritis on an X-ray.
If you notice changes in your pet’s walking or jumping, he or she could be suffering from arthritis pain. Don’t let the pain continue. Ask one of our doctors about treatment options.
Signs of neck pain in pets may show up as reluctance to climb stairs or move their heads. It may be mistaken for inappetance because the pet is reluctanct to raise or lower the head to the food bowl.