How To Give Your Cat Medication
There will be times when you will need to give your cat medicine whether they like it or not. Some cats will be more agreeable than others, but the following tips should help:
Giving Pills: First, try deceiving your cat by hiding the pill in some baby food. If that doesn’t work, try kneeling on the floor and putting the cat between your knees. Make sure your cat’s front legs are tucked in between your knees so it can’t claw you. Put the palm of your hand on top of its head, and thumb and index finger on either side of its mouth; your cat’s mouth will fall open as you tilt the head back. If it doesn’t, gently push down on the cat’s lower front teeth with your middle finger of your other hand. Drop the pill in your cat’s mouth as far back as you can. Keep its head tilted back until the pill is swallowed.
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