October 13, 2020
The internet is full of “tips” for giving cats medicine or helping your cat swallow a pill — even using a tablet plunger to get the medication as far into their mouth as possible. These methods sound complicated and unpleasant. More than likely, your cat will start plotting your demise every time you get the medication out! Keeping your cat healthy shouldn’t mean disrupting your bond.
A simple cat medication trick you’ll likely see online is to disguise the medication in human foods. But giving your cat a pill disguised in human foods like cream cheese or butter can add excess fat and calories to your cat’s diet.
Before you throw your hands up in defeat, know that there really is a simple and healthy alternative. FELINE GREENIES™ PILL POCKETS™ have built-in pouches that easily hide most capsules and tablets. These cat treats, made with natural ingredients, plus minerals and trace nutrients, are a great alternative to human foods. Follow these three simple steps: