Client handout: Exercise crucial to pain-free cats
Kara Amstutz, DVM, CCRT, CVPP, owner of Hometown Veterinary Hospital & River Canine Rehabilitation in Springfield, Missouri, says encouraging inactivity may make aging more difficult and painful for your pet. In fact, helping cat owners promote an active lifestyle in their senior pets through daily physical exercise may be the No. 1 thing you can do to promote muscle strength, joint flexibility and overall health in your feline patients. Click here for a handout on fun feline exercises to help cats keep slim and strong.