How Old is Your Cat in People Years?

The health of your cat can change drastically with age
Beginning at around age 9, your cat enters senior years. At this stage, cats often begin to develop diseases common to their senior-human counterparts, such as diabetesheart diseasehyperthyroidismkidney disease and cancer. In fact, one out of 10 pets that appears healthy, has an underlying disease1.   
First, identify your cat’s real age using this chart. Then, discuss ways to keep your pet healthy with your veterinarian. [Find out what to expect from a senior cat checkup]
How old is your cat in people years?
Cat Age Chart

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Reference: http://www.pethealthnetwork.com/
1. Rehm M. Seeing double.Veterinary Economics. 2007;48(10):40-48.

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