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Environmental Enrichment for Indoor Cats

While cats confined to an indoor environment generally live longer and are at less risk for contracting infectious diseases or injuries due to trauma, they are at greater risk for a variety of behavioral problems. These problems include urinating and defecating outside the litter box, anxiety, eating disorders, attention seeking, aggression, self-injury and compulsive disorders like excessive grooming and scratching.

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Declawing Cats: Examining the Pros, Cons and Alternatives

A part of normal cat behavior is their instinctive need to scratch on surfaces to remove excess claw material and keep the nails clean and in good shape. Cats obviously enjoy this behavior and certainly are not aware that their behavior may be seen as destructive to their owners. Unfortunately while your cat is happily clawing on your favorite chenille chair furniture, you may be grimacing and very unhappy with one of your favorite family members.

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Veterinary Services For Cats

Since 2012, the veterinarians and support team at Metropolitan Veterinary Center have sought to achieve the highest standards of veterinary medicine. We feel that cats are part of the family, both yours and ours. Our clients' response to the care we provide is the strongest testament to the quality of care we provide for their cats.

You can find our recent client feedback here.

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Cat Spaying & Neutering

Did you know that we have performed over 7,000 spays and neuters?

That’s a pretty remarkable feat!  We are proud of the experience and expertise we bring to these procedures.

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Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer in Cats

Diagnosing And Treating Cancer In Cats

At Metropolitan Veterinary Center, we understand that feline cancer is a devastating diagnosis. It is natural to feel a range of emotions that may include fear, sadness, and anger.  However, a cat cancer diagnosis is not necessarily a hopeless one. Depending upon how early it is identified and the type of cancer involved, there are options that can lead to very positive outcomes that may even include a cure.

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Kitten Care

Adopting a new kitten is a very special experience with lots of joy, warmth and laughter.  We think we can all agree, kittens are super fun, loving and entertaining (that's why the internet is jam-packed with kitten and cat pictures and videos). With that said, adding a new family member can also be stressful!  You want to make sure you do everything right and give your new kitten the best home possible.  Believe us, we know what you are going through! 

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