5 Summer Hazards for Cats to Avoid | Pets – Yahoo! Shine

With Summer upon us, it’s time to think about the summer seasonal risks our pet cats face.

Cats can and do get heartworm disease. So, while you’re buying heartworm prevention for your dog… don’t forget about your feline friends.

Cat Hebe

Cat Hebe (Photo credit: @Doug88888)

“Don’t Cats Need Our Help, Too?

Cats seem to do a better job of taking care of themselves – or do they? I started running through all the preventable problems cats run into, and I noticed that quite a few of them pop up like weeds as spring turns to summer. So, yes, your cat does need you.

via 5 Summer Hazards for Cats to Avoid | Pets – Yahoo! Shine.”