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Dr. Kathryn Primm

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Dr. Kathryn Primm is a practicing small animal veterinarian and practice owner at Applebrook Animal Hospital in Ooltewah, TN. She serves as the resident vet for iHeartDogs and iHeartCats.

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Ask A Vet: Why Are Kittens Born With Blue Eyes?

Don’t you adore kittens? They are so darling and soft. They invite you to snuggle them with t...

Ask A Vet: 4 Ways To Fulfill Your Cat’s Emotional Needs

Especially in the past, humans have discounted that animals have emotional needs. It is much easier...

Ask A Vet: How Can I Tell If My Cat Has Ear Mites?

Ear mite infestation is a common for kittens and sometimes adult cats. Ear mites are just what they...

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Cat Sleep All Day?

Everyone knows that cats like to sleep. Let’s face it, it’s not called a “cat nap...

Ask A Vet: Why Do Mother Cats Carry Their Babies By The Neck?

Every day we witness kids being transported. Parents haul loads of children to soccer fields all ov...

Ask A Vet: We Are Moving. How Can I Help My Cat Adjust?

Moving is stressful for everyone. All living things have some difficulty accepting change. Animals ...

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Cat Sharpen His Claws?

Everyone’s cat does the stretch-scratch posture. We have dubbed it “sharpening claws”, but th...

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Cat Yowl At Me?

You just went into the bedroom or bathroom and you shut the door behind you. Your cat was following...

Ask A Vet: Why Are Cats Territorial?

We all know that cats can have issues with other cats. In fact, cats being territorial can create a...

Ask A Vet: Can My Cat See In The Dark?

Your cat is awake sometimes when you are not. She seems to be able to tell right where you are in yo...