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10 signs you’re a crazy cat lady

There’s no shame in being a crazy cat lady! Here’s a few signs you might fit the bill. Everyone seems to have that one friend...

New feline anesthesia guidelines

Cats are small creatures, so receiving too high a dose of anesthesia can be dangerous. Luckily, the guidelines have changed to keep them safe. Anesthesia...

Litter box care made simple

The latest in cat litter and litter box products are designed to help make clean-up a breeze. Ask a cat lover what her least...

5 reasons why cats love heights

This week, yet another cat photo went viral when the Philadelphia Police Department shared a picture of a bold kitty sitting atop a squad...

Gemmotherapy can help heal your pet

Gemmotherapy, a gentle healing system, involves the use of plant bud extracts to address health issues and help detoxify your dog or cat. When healing...

Why do cats knock things off shelves?

Anyone who has cats has seen them jump on a shelf, desk or table, only to start methodically knocking everything onto the floor. From...

Way to go, Waffles!

Labeled “ugly” as a kitten, this little Scottish Fold boy had a hard time finding a home – until he met the right person....

How acupuncture helped a senior cat walk again

An elderly cat with radial nerve damage in one leg makes a full recovery thanks to acupuncture. I discovered the healing benefits of acupuncture when...

How To Pick Up & Hold A Cat

Did you know there is a better way to pick up and hold a cat? Picking up your cat is something you do everyday without...

Outdoor Cats Debate — Part I

Addressing problems caused by feral, stray and free-roaming felines – and finding solutions that benefit both cats and communities. Over the past few years, we...

Feline dental health made simple

Cats seem prone to problems with their teeth and gums. Here’s how to help prevent these painful dental conditions. Does your cat have bad...

Immunocompromised and living with your cat

If you are immunocompromised, you have a higher chance of contracting infections from your cat, but that doesn’t mean you have to get rid of...

New Year’s resolutions for a healthier cat

Making a few New Year’s resolutions to improve your cat's lifestyle means you'll both enjoy the benefits of a fresh start! Most of us make a...

Preventing hairballs in cats

They’re more than just a mess for you to clean up. Excessive hairballs can signal a health problem or an inappropriate diet. Many cat parents...

Feline fitness — 10 ways to keep tabby trim

Don't underestimate the importance of feline fitness! Cats are popular because they’re “easy” to care for. They don’t have to be walked or trained like...

Feline diabetes

How diet and acupressure can help manage feline diabetes by supporting his digestion. Has your cat been diagnosed with diabetes? Don’t panic. Feline diabetes is...

Feline homing instincts

Many lost or relocated cats are able to find their way home again, even over vast distances using their homing instincts. Feline behavior is often...

Is your cat grieving?

Cats can go through the grieving process in different ways. Here are some signs your cat is grieving. Yuri loved Kira from the moment he...

Top 5 herbs for cats

Herbs that can naturally and effectively treat a variety of common feline health problems, with minimal risk of side effects. Cats are sensitive creatures and...

How to plant a cat-friendly garden

There’s no reason why a cat-friendly garden has to be unattractive. There are all kinds of colorful flowering plants, trees, grasses and herbs that...

MUTTS Comics: A Message of Compassion

If you've ever read the cartoon section of a major newspaper, you've surely come across the antics of Earl and Mooch. This dog and...

Most expensive feline accessories

If money was no object, what would you buy for your kitty? Here’s a fun look at some of the most expensive – and...

Why cats can’t thrive on kibble

Can cats thrive on a diet of kibble alone? The answer is no... and here's why. I got my first black cat in my early...

11 facts about cats

How well do you really know your kitty? Test your knowledge with this list of fun and fascinating facts about cats. One thing we all...

Preventing IBD in cats

Feeding your cat a high quality diet with little or no grain content can help stave off inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and other health...

Benefits of an outdoor cat enclosure

An outdoor cat enclosure gives your feline companion the best of both worlds. If you’re like many cat lovers, you might be in two minds...

Scratching posts for cats

“I can’t keep my cat from scratching the furniture,” one of my friends complained to me the other day. “My sofa’s in shreds. Do...

An animal-friendly holiday menu

Looking for a way to involve your animal companion in this year's festivities? Check out this pet-friendly holiday menu! What would your dog or cat...

Is clay litter harming your cat?

A potentially hazardous material may be lurking in a quiet corner of your home. It is the hidden silica found in everyday, clay-based cat...

Titer testing in cats

Want to avoid over-vaccinating your cat? Titer testing is a viable alternative to annual booster shots. Jeannie recently adopted a three-year-old cat from her local...

Health checklist for cats

Is your cat's health as good as it could be? This checklist will help you figure it out. Cats tend to hide discomfort well, so...