August 18-25 is Take Your Cat to the Vet Week, a week where we talk about cat’s needs for preventative care and share expert tips to make your vet trips a breeze. Help us celebrate! On Tuesday, August 21, join us from 12-2 p.m. ET for our live Facebook Q&A, Ask the Vet: Cat health and care. Veterinarian Dr. Grant will be answering your questions live. Don’t miss it!
How to participate:
- “Like” Petfinder on Facebook
- Visit our Facebook page on August 21 from 12-2 p.m. ET
- Ask your questions about your cat’s health, weird habits and more!
About Dr. Grant:
“Dr. Grant,” Grant Gugisberg, a St. Paul
native, is a 1991 graduate of the University of Minnesota’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He lectures nationwide on feline health and behavior topics in shelter cats for the American Humane Association, Petfinder.com and Petco Foundation and has participated on national roundtable discussions regarding feline upper respiratory tract infections.
Dr. Grant’s clinical interests are internal medicine, upper respiratory disease and whole-life behavioral issues. As part of his practice he operates a referral cat behavior service doing both in clinic and in-home consultations.
Dr. Grant lives his wife Heidi, 3 cats (Oskar, Mr. Peabody, and Chester), a Labrador named Nigel and 20 laying hens. Activities include hockey, travel, cooking, fishing and gardening including vegetables, dahlias and gladiolus. Dr. Gugisberg is a member of the AVMA, MVMA, Fellow of the AAFP and past member of the St. Croix Animal Shelter Animal Care Committee.