Must I Deworm My Cat?

Yes! Monthly is easiest, but ideal timing can vary

Skipping your cat’s deworming can put other pets and family members at risk. “The ideal deworming protocol is going to vary from animal to animal,” says Brian Collins, DVM, board-certified canine and feline veterinarian and section chief of the community practice service at Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. “There are factors such as age, lifestyle, and geographic area that help determine what will be recommended,” making monthly deworming a good idea.

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