Originally Posted by Love4himies
...all the vets that I have taken my cats to, they have only recommended blood work over the age of 8 in healthy cats, annually, and semi on generic cats that have some health issues.
...those Vets are following the AAFP guidelines (almost*) to a "T".
Six month evaluations (for cats without clinical signs of disease) should comprise "medical and behavioural history, physical exam, weight evaluation & comparisons, and body condition scoring".
So, now, I'm asking myself where I came by what I posted? Hmmmmmmm
A senior monent?
*the only difference might be with the low-age limit of 8...AAFP defines the lower age limit as 7