The Geriatric Cat: The Challenges of Managing a Cat with Multiple Disorders
The older cat is predisposed to many medical problems and often presents with several concurrent disease conditions. We will look at managing two examples: chronic kidney disease, diabetes, hyperthyroidism, arthritis, dental disease, and hypertension.
- Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to
- •Determine which condition takes nutritional precedence
- •Formulate a medical plan
- •Minimize stress associated with multiple aspects of home care