Climbing cats can destroy furniture and draperies, break objects and accidentally injure themselves. Scratching and jumping are natural instincts, and cats will never stop climbing completely. Still, cats should be discouraged from climbing in dangerous or destructive ways. It is always easier to tr
Cornish Rex is a breed of domestic cats. It has a very curly, soft fur.
If you own a cat then you probably have some unwanted fleas. There are various forms of flea treatments available such as sprays, shampoos and powders; however, if you would like to avoid the use of topical formulas, there are chewable flea medications available as well.
A friend sent me a cute photo of a cat wearing a bonnet from the popular ICanHasCheezburger site. The cat sez, "Hope u dont plan on returning it cause ur blood will leave stains." The few times I've tried to put hats or outfits on my cats, I've gotten the same response.Just out o
Training a cat can be difficult, to make it easier, several cat training devices are invented and applied during cat training process. Some of these training devices are proven to be effective on training cats.
Spaying and neutering can seem like a cruel thing to do to a pet. However, if an owner wants to be responsible, it's the right thing to do. Thousands of unwanted pets are born every year. These animals usually end up in animal shelters and are sometimes adopted. However, not all pets get adopted, an
According to Dr. Eric Barchas, DVM, kidney disease, or kidney failure, is the most common major medical problem of older cats. As the disease progresses, the kidneys can't eliminate waste products from the body, resulting in toxic buildup, and eventually euthanasia will be necessary.Prop
Urinary tract infections are a common occurrence in cats. In fact, according to a recent study urinary tract infections are the number one reason for veterinary visits. That said, knowing the symptoms by heart can help you identify the condition early on and possibly avoid the frustration, and added
When it comes to general cat health, you're always going to want to take a few key steps to help things go as smoothly as possible, right at home. Get tips on general cat health with help from a vivacious veterinarian with diverse expertise and experience in this free video series.
The study of cat behavior only comes to people's minds when they are have problems with their cats.Maybe their cat is starting to nip at their toes, or maybe the cat is urinating on their furniture.Whatever brought you to learn more about cat behavior, you will find that these animals are much
As a cat grows older, it may start to suffer from kidney disease. Once a cat has been diagnosed with kidney disease, it is important to watch the cat's diet, according to the Cat Health Guide. Kidney diseases make it difficult for the kidneys to break down protein. Therefore, a cat should be put on
Solid Gold cat food helped change the industry by introducing the concept of all-natural cat foods. Prior to Solid Gold cat food hitting the market most cat owners had to make their own cat food if they wanted to feed their cat all-natural foods.
You love your cat, but do you know what the most important tips are to help your cat survive the next disaster or emergency?You will after you read this.
These deadly diseases can all be spread from cat to cat through bites, saliva, or even by sharing food or mutual grooming. Taking in a stray without bringing it right to your veternarian can, therefore, mean a death sentence for any cats you may already have at home.
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The Litter Genie Cat Litter Disposal System has a smaller footprint and is comparably much less expensive than the Litter Locker, a popular litter disposal system developed earlier. Read my full review of this new product for other comparisons and the rating I've assigned.
Adding oat bran to your feline's diet can help to relieve its mild constipation. While most laxatives are not recommended for use on felines, small amounts of wheat bran and oat bran can be used. You can treat an occasional bout of feline constipation at home; however, leave the serious bouts to a p
Soft Claws are vinyl caps that are glued to a cat's existing nails to help prevent destructive scratching habits. They are safe and humane to use and are an alternative to declawing. Soft Claws can be purchased online or at your local pet store. The product comes in many sizes and colors, is inexpen
Feral cats live outdoors and get food by hunting, scavenging in garbage cans, or from friendly humans. Unfortunately, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, outdoor cats are often not spayed or neutered, and feral cats are over-breeding. More kittens means more f
Feline cystitis is a medical condition that causes an inflammation of the urinary bladder, resulting in painful urination for cats. A cat's diet impacts the development, treatment and prevention of feline cystitis. Cats form crystals in their bladder that may be broken up through changes in their di