Complete Cat Care by DK Publishing

By DK Publishing

Combining every thing you must learn about cats, from picking a kitten or cat and daily recommendation on food and grooming, to suggestions on habit, play, and well-being and illnesses, Complete Cat Care may also help readers give you the very best deal with a cat at each degree of its existence.

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Additional services Your cat should have a regular health check at least once a year. The veterinary surgery may also offer extra services such as weight control clinics, dental checks, post-neutering care, and clinics for older cats. Minor tasks such as clipping a cat’s claws may be carried out by a veterinary nurse. Monitoring your cat's health △ Ear check A vet will use an otoscope (a magnifying instrument with a light) to look inside a cat’s ear canal and detect any foreign bodies, parasites, or inflammation.

Cats like to explore their environment from every angle, so provide places for your cat to investigate, perch on, or hide in: cardboard boxes and paper bags (with handles cut off) are ideal and cost nothing. Clicker training If you want to teach your cat behaviors—for example, going into his carrier—clicker training is very effective. A clicker is a small device with a metal tab that clicks when pressed. By clicking when your cat is doing the “right” thing, and immediately offering him a treat, you can train him to associate a click with something good and to perform the desired behavior.

Less commonly, skin cancer may develop, especially in cats with pale-colored ears. 52) that cause intense itching and buildup of a dark, waxy, smelly discharge. Other causes may include bacterial infections, allergies, or a tumor or a polyp (fleshy growth) in the ear canal. Your vet may clean excess debris or discharge from the ear canal. Possible treatments include a “spot-on” treatment to eliminate ear mites, ear drops for an infection, and drainage of an abscess or a hematoma. Middle and inner ear problems Inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media) may result from an infection spreading down the ear canal or a foreign object piercing the eardrum.

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