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Arthritis

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Cats are very good at hiding signs of pain and discomfort. Reluctance to jump, an unkempt coat, avoiding play and petting, and crankiness may be indicators of arthritis.

Check out this fabulous new website, Cats with arthritis, to help decide if your cat has arthritis.

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