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 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.
Hi Maliah, I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian. Not using the litter box can be a behavioral issue but often there is an underlying medical or physical issue present as well. The underlying issues can include a urinary tract infection, pain, arthritis, or a more serious underlying medical issue. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of this behavior in your cat after they have examined him. They may recommend some lab tests to help diagnose or rule out certain diseases. If there is an underlying issue, treating that issue will often resolve the behavior. If this is primarily a behavior issue your vet can work with you on a behavior modification plan that is specific to your pet.
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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