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Ahhh, hairballs... the bane of cat ownership. My cat deposited one in my shoe awhile back. I'm still having trouble believing that her aim wasn't intentional. Credit: Thinkstock Technically speaking, hairballs are not normal. Cats have been grooming themselves for thousands of years and their digestive tracts are built to handle the hair that is inevitably swallowed. That said; when I'm presented with a cat that brings up the occasional hairball and absolutely everything else appears to be perfectly normal, I don't initially recommend an exhaustive work-up (that would take gastrointestinal biopsies). I will perform a physical (looking for both GI problems and dermatological conditions that...

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