Author Archives: Dr. Jane Matheys

Four Reasons Kitty Gobbles Grass

August 16, 2012

During the nice summer weather, I let my cats outdoors under direct supervision, and it always befuddles me how oftentimes the first thing they’ll do is to start nibbling on grass. Why do cats eat…


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Why String and Cats Don’t Mix

August 6, 2012

I saw a case last week that served as a strong reminder of how rambunctious and mischievous kittens can be, and therefore, how important cat insurance really is. Kittens get into everything, and they can…


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Do Cats Always Land on Their Feet?

July 26, 2012

I have always been fascinated by cats, including cat health, behavior, their agility and athleticism, and of course their amazing ability to usually land on their feet. Whether they’re overshooting windowsills on a quest for…


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Worms in Cats: Even Indoor Kitties Can Get Them!

July 6, 2012

Indoor-only cats benefit from both the mental and physical stimulation that going outdoors during the summer months provides, however, it also brings the risk of acquiring worms in cats, or intestinal parasites, as they indulge…


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An outdoor adventure could cost thousands at the vet

June 18, 2012

By: Dr. Jane Matheys Associate Veterinarian The Cat Doctor Veterinary Hospital For Pets Best Insurance While many cat owners are are aware of potential pet health dangers outdoors– there’s one that’s sometimes overlooked which can…


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Adopt a shelter cat this month!

June 4, 2012

By: Dr. Jane Matheys Associate Veterinarian The Cat Doctor Veterinary Hospital For Pets Best Insurance Just think, your next lovable, huggable, furry feline friend could be waiting for you at your local animal shelter right…


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