Prevention is about peace of mind – the kind that comes from knowing that you are proactively monitoring the health and wellness of the pets you love. Banfield would love to partner with you in the ongoing care of your pet.
Optimum Wellness Plans® are affordable yearly packages of discounted services that make proactive pet health care easy and affordable.
When it comes to your pet's health, there's no such thing as a dumb question. Search questions real clients have submitted to our popular Ask a Vet Q&A series, and then submit a question of your own.
I recommend that you take your cat into see your veterinarian immediately. The loss of weight and scooting is concerning especially if she is pregnant. Your veterinarian can examine your cat and let you know what may be causing her symptoms. They may need to perform a fecal exam where they look for evidence of worms under the microscope.
Many intestinal parasites can cause weight loss in cats. Most of these worms live in the small intestine and cannot be seen whole in the feces. The only way to diagnose them is to look for the microscopic eggs that they excrete.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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