Did you know that regular visits to the veterinarian for wellness examinations are very important, even for indoor cats? The American Association of Feline Practitioners recommends yearly wellness examinations for ALL cats. We do understand that coming to the veterinarian can be a stressful experience for a lot of cats, and want to make these visits as easy as possible for you and your cat.
The type of carrier you use can make a big difference. The best type of carrier is one made with hard plastic, and a top that is easily removable. This way your cat can remain in the bottom portion of the carrier during the exam (on the blankets that smell like home!)
Here is an example:
For more details, check out the section on Getting You Cat to the Veterinarian on our Website under the PET HEALTH tab!