FELINE ARTHRITIS - an overview
Although arthritis is uncommon in cats, it does occur. Joints and ligaments can deteriorate with age, but arthritis in cats is usually the result of an injury.
Simply put, arthritis is joint inflammation. It is a painful, progressive condition that destroys the cartilage and connective tissues that provide a cushion between bone and joints.
At Pet NutriSystems we encourage a proactive approach to pet health. It is the best way to protect our pets and keep them healthy. If your cat is suffering from arthritis pain, we offer well-researched products and information that give much needed support when your friend needs it most. Many nutritional advancements have been made in the way we deal with joint pain. By following the proper guidelines to joint health today you give your cat the best advantage for the future.
- Difficulty sitting or standing
- Decreased activity
- Sleeping more
- Reluctance to do normal activities like run or climb stairs
- Behavioral changes like withdrawal or aggression