Your Older Cat

A Complete Guide to Nutrition, Natural Health Remedies, and Veterinary Care
Touchstone Books (Verlag)
  • 1. Auflage
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  • erschienen am 11. Mai 2010
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  • 144 Seiten
978-0-7432-3396-5 (ISBN)
Your Older Cat shows how to extend your cat's active years and explains the special health issues for an aging cat. Safe preventive care for a long and healthy life You probably feel that you know everything your cat needs—plenty of food, frequent naps, and lots of love! Cats heal quickly and take excellent care of themselves, but as they age, they do need owners to pay special attention to their health and behavior. Creating a balanced diet, encouraging regular exercise, and providing good health care will ensure that your cat enjoys every one of his nine lives. Your Older Cat shows how to extend your cat's active years and explains the special health issues for an aging cat. Divided into five sections, this practical guide discusses: HOW TO RECOGNIZE THE ONSET OF OLD AGE READING YOUR CAT FOR SIGNS OF ILLNESS BECOMING A PARTNER IN YOUR CAT'S HEALTH CARE—FROM VETERINARY CARE TO PET HEALTH INSURANCE PREVENTION 101: TIPS ON DIET, GROOMING, NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS, AND EXERCISE AFFORDABLE AND EFFECTIVE NATURAL TREATMENTS FOR AGING CATS, INCLUDING ACUPUNCTURE, MASSAGE, HERBS, AND HOMEOPATHY Plus, readers will find handsome color photos, informative sidebars for quick reference, and an extensive resource section.
  • Englisch
  • New York
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  • USA
  • Windows
4/c photos & illustrations t/o
  • 34,02 MB
978-0-7432-3396-5 (9780743233965)
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Susan Easterly
  • Cover Page
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Contents
  • Foreword: by Gerard K. Beekman, D.V.M.
  • Introduction: Living Longer, Living Better
  • Section 1 How Your Cat Ages
  • Chapter One: The Aging Process
  • Chapter Two: Season of Changes
  • Section 2 Preventive Care
  • Chapter Three: Diet for an Older Cat
  • Chapter Four: Exercise and Play to Keep Your Cat Active
  • Chapter Five: Comfort Zone-Making Life Easier
  • Section 3 Natural Relief
  • Chapter Six: Holistic Healing Therapies
  • Chapter Seven: Hands-On Alternative Treatments
  • Section 4 Age-Related Health Problems
  • Chapter Eight: First-Aid Primer
  • Chapter Nine: Solutions for Common Health and Behavior Problems
  • Chapter Ten: Illnesses Your Older Cat May Develop
  • Section 5 The Last Dance
  • Chapter Eleven: Coping with Chronic Disease and Pain
  • Chapter Twelve: Endings and New Beginnings
  • Resources
  • Suggested Reading
  • Index
  • Photo Credits
  • About the Author

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