Monthly Archives June 2016

Feeding Your Older Cat

Cats: They’re notoriously mysterious. They hide their illnesses well, often rule the home, and only want affection when they’re in the mood for it. Some cat breeds have average lifespans of nearly 20 years, while others might only live for 10. Most cats will begin to show visible age-related changes between 7 and 12 years of age. There are metabolic, immunologic, and body composition changes, too. While some age-related changes are unavoidable, some can be managed with diet. It’s beneficial to start your cat on a senior diet at about 7 years old. Why? Foods specifically designed for senior cats
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Pet Food Drive

Benefiting: Animals in Disaster – Empty Bowl Pet Food Pantry 501c Help us reach our goal of providing 1,000 pounds of food to pets in need! Who: Animal Medical Center of Chandler is a family owned, two doctor practice, located in southern Chandler. The Animals in Disaster, Empty Bowl Pet Food Pantry’s mission is to build community and provide emergency disaster services, pet food pantries, education and healthcare services in Arizona. What: We are collecting dry and canned dog and cat food, quart or gallon zip lock bags, leashes, collars or harnesses, grooming products, litter pans, litter, crates and blankets.
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