In addition to using Fear Free techniques with our feline patients, we take cat care to the next level. As a Cat Friendly Practice, we actually implemented cat-friendly techniques into our building’s design and layout to create a more welcoming environment for even the most finicky feline. Plus, our staff has undergone extra training in feline behavior so we can better assess their stress level and address it quickly with no fuss. Here are some ways we help cats to feel like the kings of the jungle:
Our cat-friendly practices don’t just start and stop in our veterinary hospital! We can also offer solid advice for reducing your cat’s stress on your way to the hospital, too. Ask us about tips for getting your cat to the vet stress-free at your next visit, or call at (212) 243-3020!
Many of our vets and staff are Fear Free Certified Professionals meaning we know how to take the fear out of your pet’s vet visit. Cats and dogs can be understandably nervous in an unfamiliar setting, but with Fear Free techniques, we help them acclimate fast with little to no anxiety. We do this with several techniques including:
Firefly Veterinary Hospital believes that every pet life is precious, which is why we strive to make sure every pet in our neighborhood is given the chance to live their best life possible. We provide low-cost spays and neuters as well as cost-effective care to the following local organizations:
*In addition to the medical care we provide to these rescues, we also provide free first exams to adopted pets from ACC! If you’ve recently adopted a cat or dog from ACC, make an appointment with us soon for a free exam!