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Cat Fur-balls. What are they and can we help?

Fur-balls; How can you help?   First thing to remember is that your cat bringing up a fur-ball is completely natural, however if there are excessive amounts of fur-balls being brought up there may a risk of potential harm. What is a fur-ball? The delightful package your cat may leave on your carpeted bedroom floor is compact, usually cylindrical with a matted fur appearance. A fur-ball is formed due to your cats regular grooming routine. When your cat licks her fur, the dead or loose fur gets stuck on her Velcro-like tongue which is then swallowed down, as cats do not have the ability to ‘spit’. Mostly the hair will pass through your cats digestive system without a problem, but...

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