Idea Exchange: A tip for administering fluids to catnip-comforted cats

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Mar 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff

This idea came from a client. When the owner administers subcutaneous fluids at home, he offers the cat catnip at the same time. It makes the cat more receptive to therapy and allays the owner's discomfort at injecting his cat.

Dr. Ellen J. Friedman
Newburgh, N.Y.