TableĀ 1:

Recommended intervals and wellness panels for senior cats

Mature (7-10 years)Senior (11-14 years)Geriatric (> 15 years)
Physical examinationAnnualAnnual/twice a yearTwice a year
Bodyweight and body condition scoreAnnualAnnual/twice a yearTwice a year
Discuss preventive health requirements (vaccination, flea and tick control, anthelmintics, etc)AnnualAnnualAnnual
Blood pressure measurementIf indicatedAnnual/twice a yearTwice a year
UrinalysisAnnualAnnualTwice a year
Haematology and routine serum biochemistryAnnualAnnualAnnual
Total T4If indicatedAnnualAnnual