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Dear Ms. Kitty: Act early to prevent 'vetphobia' with your cats

In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012 photo, Dr. Elisabetta Coletti, a Brooklyn-based veterinarian who makes house calls, extracts Scrappy Daphne from beneath a piece of furniture before giving the cat a physical examination during a house call to the home of Carrie Dirks Amodeo in New York. Coletti is part of a growing trend of veterinarians who make house calls. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)