Statement Seen by Veterinarians Statement Seen by General Population cat owners Veterinarian Mean1Response (S.D.) General Population Cat Owner Mean1 Response (S.D.) n = 465 P-Value If a cat has a behavior problem I am confident that I will know how to address If my cat has a behavior problem I am confident that my vet will know how to address it 3.08 (1.43) n = 189 3.21 (1.93) 0.4183 If a cat has a health problem I am confident that I will know how to address it If my cat has a health problem I am confident that my vet will know how to address it 2.04 (1.44) n = 189 2.76 (1.95) 0.0000 I provide useful resources on cat behavior My vet provides useful resources on cat behavior 3.07 (1.63) n = 186 3.29 (1.91) 0.1813 I provide useful resources on cat health My vet provides useful resources on cat health 2.29 (1.54) n = 186 2.91 (1.91) 0.0001 I enjoy working with and handling cats My vet seems to enjoy working with cats 2.28 (1.58) n = 187 2.74 (1.87) 0.0035 I am willing to tolerate or work with clientsâ€™ cats on behavior problems (e.g. aggression toward people or others in the household) I am willing to tolerate or work with my cat on behavior problems (e.g. Aggression toward people or others in the household) 3.00 (1.68) n = 188 2.70 (1.83) 0.0516 I am willing to tolerate or work with clientsâ€™ cats on non-injurious behavior problems (e.g. urinating outside the litter box) I am willing to tolerate or work with my cat on non-injurious behavior problems (e.g. urinating outside the litter box) 2.37 (1.67) n = 187 2.79 (1.93) 0.0097 If a cat is fractious or difficult to handle during an exam it is important to use whatever means (force, restraint) necessary to complete the exam If a cat is fractious or difficult to handle during an exam it is important to use whatever means (force, restraint) necessary to complete the exam 5.00 (1.82) n = 187 3.56 (1.93) 0.0000