ELEVATING THE STANDARD OF FELINE CARE ACROSS CANADA
The Cat Healthy Preventive Healthcare Protocols are designed to provide practical recommendations to raise the standard of care for cats across Canada.
These Protocols are based on published evidence, as well as the consensus of six board-certified Canadian feline specialists. While these Protocols serve as suggested guidelines, practitioners should use their professional judgment based on risk assessment to tailor the preventive care for individual patients.
The Healthcare Needs of Cats
Travel to the Veterinary Clinic – Not so Cat Friendly!
Questions to Ask: The Medical History
The Nutritional Assessment
The Comprehensive Physical Examination
Surgical Sterilization: Earlier is Better
Role of Pet Insurance in Provision of Health Care
Preventive Care and Disease Screening
Pain Assessment and Management
Home Care, Compliance, and Follow-Up
Identification and Licensing