But if your cat is overweight, long-haired or plush short-haired, has medical issues, or elderly, your cat and you will greatly benefit from a regular grooming schedule. Nelly and you have been through a lot to keep her clean. Sooty is an indoor cat so I don't know how …. But lets look at this accepted "norm" with fresh eyes and common sense. I have seen much willful neglect by owners as a pet groomer. He never tried to bite or attack but he did make many attempts to get away. Anyone who lives with a cat knows that it's almost impossible to not get cat hair on your clothes and other belongings if you sit where the cat has sat.
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Your vet will start with a thorough physical exam. She can't clean past her shoulders anymore due to a back injury - and I've never had a cat groomed before. Other residents found the mysterious shaving creepy, but also a bit amusing. Do not taunt or provoke the pussy in any way. Finally, we have a winner:
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Cornelius is extremely vocal everyday. I read your post with much interest and thank you for it. I might suggest she contacts them both to see if they are doing anything in her area. The best thing you can do for your cat and for yourself to decrease the amount of cat hair in your home is brush your cat regularly. You love your cat, and you want the very best for her. But, as one woman found out, scammers are trying to sell people fake hairless sphynx kittens by cruelly shaving regular kittens and pulling out their whiskers.
These simple actions prevent obesity and depression, and a whole other range of ailments. Let us know what the vet said. I just noticed it yesterday …. Cats are very narcissistic creatures! For a certain percentage of clients, suggested regular maintenance falls on deaf ears.