Ask Dr. Richards

January 2005 Issue

Ask Dr. Richards: 01/05

Editor’s Note: My apologies to longtime readers of CatWatch who’ve read about George in previous winter issues, but to shield feline roommates of recent subscribers from his shocking problem, I decided to run it again.


I have a fluffy cat named George, and in the winter his coat is dry and he is very prone to static electricity. All I have to do is touch him and I give him a shock. When he comes…

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