Specialized Feline Medicine at Cat Hospital of Metairie

At Cat Hospital of Metairie, our feline-specific medicine is designed to address your cat’s specific needs, providing tailored treatments to keep them healthy and happy. From kittens to senior cats, we offer comprehensive care focusing on preventive medicine, early detection of illnesses, and effective management of chronic conditions. Whether your cat requires routine wellness exams, treatment for an acute illness, or management of a chronic condition, you can trust us to provide expert care with compassion and dedication. We also provide second opinions on complex feline cases, providing you with peace of mind and the best possible care for your beloved feline companion.

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Why Choose Feline-Specific Medicine at Cat Hospital of Metairie?

  • Experience and Expertise: Our veterinarians have extensive experience in feline-specific medicine. They stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in cat healthcare to provide the best possible care for your feline companion.
  • Personalized Care: Every cat is unique, and we treat them as such. Our feline-specific medicine is tailored to meet the individual needs of each cat. Whether it’s a senior cat with arthritis or a kitten with infectious diseases, we create personalized treatment plans for excellent results.
  • Compassionate Approach: We understand that vet visits can be stressful for cats. Our team takes a gentle and compassionate approach to feline care, creating a calm and soothing environment for your cat’s comfort.
  • Second Opinions: We offer second opinions on complex feline cases. If you’ve received a diagnosis elsewhere and want another perspective, our veterinarians are here to provide expert insights and recommendations.
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Comprehensive Feline Care

  • Diagnostic Expertise: Our veterinarians are trained in the latest diagnostic techniques to assess and diagnose feline health issues accurately. From blood tests to advanced imaging, we have the tools to uncover the root cause of your cat’s symptoms.
  • Treatment Plans: Once a diagnosis is made, we develop customized treatment plans specifically designed for your cat. Whether it’s managing chronic conditions like diabetes or treating acute illnesses, our goal is to improve your cat’s quality of life.
  • Medications Tailored to Cats: Cats can be finicky about medications. Our feline-specific medicines are formulated with palatability and effectiveness in mind. From oral medications to transdermal gels, we offer options that make administering treatment easier for both you and your cat.
  • Nutritional Counseling: Proper nutrition is crucial for a cat’s overall health. Our veterinarians provide nutritional counseling to ensure your cat receives the right balance of nutrients for their age, activity level, and health status.
  • Behavioral Support: Feline behavior can be complex, and behavior issues can impact a cat’s well-being. We offer behavioral support to address problems such as inappropriate urination, aggression, and anxiety. Our team can help you understand your cat’s behavior and provide strategies for managing and improving it.

When to Consider Feline-Specific Medicine

  • Chronic Conditions: If your cat has a chronic condition such as diabetes, kidney disease, or hyperthyroidism, feline-specific medicine can help manage these conditions and improve your cat’s quality of life.
  • Acute Illnesses: When your cat is sick or experiencing symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, or lethargy, prompt attention from our feline medicine experts can lead to faster recovery and better outcomes.
  • Behavioral Issues: Behavioral problems like litter box avoidance, aggression, or excessive grooming can indicate underlying health issues or stress. Our feline-specific medicine includes behavioral support to address these issues.
  • Senior Cat Care: As cats age, they are more prone to health issues such as arthritis, dental disease, and kidney problems. Feline-specific medicine focuses on senior cat care, providing proactive treatments to keep them healthy and comfortable in their golden years.