How To Give Paste Preparations to Cats

CatHairballRemedyThe most common type of paste preparation you may give to your cat by mouth at home is a hairball remedy. These are sticky and designed to be palatable to cats. Compared to pills, paste is tough to spit out or drop out of the mouth. Like peanut butter, these preparations stick to the roof of the cat's mouth.

General Tips for Giving Cats Paste Medications

Follow the general guidelines for giving pills and liquids, but place the material on the roof of the mouth instead of at the back or side of the mouth.

Here are some additional tips and tricks:

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