Giving an Older Cat a Tablet

Many flea, tick and worming treatments and other medicines for cats come in tablet form, which makes giving your older cat a pill a necessary yet very stressful and daunting task. Older cats can be more reluctant to take a tablet or pill because of a negative experience in the past so its important to know the quickest, safest and least stressful way to give a mature cat medicine.

Giving an older cat a tablet easily with these tips

In this video Dr Mark Perissinotto, chief veterinarian at VetShopAustralia.com.au shows how to give a pill or tablet to an older cat in a way which will keep everyone’s stress levels down .

Steve Perry
Steve Perry
Steve has worked in animal health and wellness for over 20 years. He writes humorous and helpful articles about pets.. He isn’t afraid to share his mistakes and help others avoid the same.

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