None of us like to think about our cats getting older; after all, they're a huge part of the family. It is important to remember that signs of aging are not always readily visible - internal changes start to take place and their metabolism begins to slow down. Cats are considered seniors at the age of 7, but on average they tend to live up to 20 years! Longer, happier lives do require some effort on your part. Regular physical exams, blood, and urine testing are even more important as your cat gets older. Please click here for more information and health tips for your senior cats.