Instructional Videos - Cats

Claw Caps; The Alternative To Declawing:

How To Put Caps On Your Cat's Claws
Learn how to put caps on your cat's claws. This is a painless and affordable alternative to declawing your cat. 
This is an updated video about claw caps and how to put them on your cats. We also discuss the benefits of using caps as an alternative to declawing.

How To Give Oral Medications:

How To Give Medication To Your Cat
Learn how to give your cat both liquid medication and pills. Remember to always follow the dosage instructions on the medication label. 

Eye Care:

How To Apply Medications To Your Pet's Eye
Watch this video to learn how to apply eye drops and eye ointments to your pet's eyes. Remember to always use medications as directed by your veterinarian.

Grooming:

How To Trim Your Pet's Nails
Does your pet not like coming to the vet? Save a trip to the vet by trimming their nails at home. In this video we will walk you through how to trim both dog's and cat's nails.
How To Bathe A Cat
Most cats do a great job of grooming themselves, but it is always good to know how to properly bathe them.

Surgery After-Care:

How To Assemble An E-Collar
E-collars (cones) are usually sent home after your pet has underwent a surgical procedure. E-collars prevent your pet from licking at their surgery site, which may result in them tearing out their sutures. It is important to keep your pet's cone on at all times!
Surgery Aftercare: Feline Spay
This is the first video in our new series: Surgery Aftercare. In this video we will walk you through how to properly care for your cat after they've been spayed.

Microchip Information:

All About Microchipping Your Pet
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Chlorhexidine Scrub:

How To Use Chlorhexidine Scrub: Cleaning A Wound Or Sore
In this video, we will demonstrate how to use Chlorhexidine Scrub to clean a wound or sore. Remember to always follow the instructions given by your veterinarian.

Collecting Samples:

How To Swab Your Cat's Ear
In this video we will demonstrate how to safely take a swab of your cat's ear. Ear swabs are used to perform an ear cytology.
How To Collect A Urine Sample
In this video we will demonstrate how to collect a urine sample from your cat. Your veterinarian may require a urine sample to run a urinalysis.

Injections/Subcutaneous Fluids

How To Give Your Pet Subcutaneous Fluids
In this video we will show you how to administer subcutaneous fluids.
How To Give Your Pet Injectable Medications
In this video, Marissa demonstrates how safely to give your pet injectable medications. Be sure to always dispose of used needles in a sharps container. If your pet needs insulin, please see our video "How To Give Your Dog Insulin".

Transdermal Medications

How To Apply Transdermal Medications
In this video we will demonstrate how to apply to transdermal medications. Transdermal medications can be a great option for cats who don't take pills or chew tabs very well. Many medications can be made into a transdermal at a compounding pharmacy.

Oral Care

How To Brush Your Cat's Teeth
In this video, Marissa will teach you how to brush your cat's teeth. If you would like to learn how to brush your dog's teeth, please check out our video "How To Brush Your Dog's Teeth and Other Dental Care Tips".

Administering Medications

How To Use Metacam/Meloxidyl
In this video, Marissa will demonstrate how to properly draw up Metacam/Meloxidyl.