Feline Medicine

Cats may increase empathy and decrease anxiety among children with autism

A recent study suggests that shelter cat adoption may be beneficial to both children with autism spectrum disorder and their parents.

AAFP bans elective onychectomy at Cat Friendly Practices

The more than 1000 member practices must cease performing unnecessary declaw procedures within 6 months.

Episode 36: How and why to include DNA sequencing in feline wellness plans

On this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, Dr Adam Christman is joined by Kaushalya Kuruppu, DVM, as they discuss the significance of feline genetic testing and how to incorporate it into wellness checks.

Paleontology for veterinarians: The evolution of cats and carbohydrates

Cats are clearly obligate carnivores. So, why are cat foods so high in carbohydrates, and what should be done about it?

Finessing the feline physical

A systematic, streamlined examination style that uses minimal touch to maximize data while minimizing stress.

Episode 32: A look at 2 different tooth resorption classifications

On this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, veterinary dentist Jan Bellows talks with Dr. Adam Christman about the different classifications of tooth resorption, plus offers various treatment approaches.