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Most of us believe hairballs are a regular occurrence with cats. But how do you know when to be concerned about how many hairballs your cat is throwing up? Feline specialist, Dr. Kelly St. Denis will help you understand how often your cat should be vomiting up a hairball and what too many hairballs could mean to your cat’s health.


Cats spend 25% of their day grooming so hairballs are inevitable. However, feline specialist, Dr. Kelly St. Denis warns that too many hairballs could be a sign of a bigger problem. See what your cat’s hairballs could be telling you.