September is "Happy Cat Month," which encourages, of course, an emphasis on healthy, playful, thriving felines.
The CATalyst Council, a national initiative comprised of animal health and welfare organizations working on behalf of cats, and Henry Schein Animal Health, the leading companion animal health distributor in the United States, gave The Dodo some tips on how to make every month "Happy Cat Month."
1. Prove to your cat that the vet isn't scary!
While your cat may not be huge fan of the vet's office, it's necessary to take your feline to get their regular checkup. Though going to the vet can be a dreaded experience for cat owners, there American Association of Feline Practitioners has a list of veterinary practices that are designated as "cat friendly," to make the experience a little easier.