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  • You might think your cat is untrainable—they are very stubborn creatures! But it is possible to train them and even walk them on a leash. Here's how.

    Can Cats Walk on a Leash?

    Can Cats Walk on a Leash?

    by Alura Price1

  • If your cat regurgitates partially digested food every now and then, you need not worry, but if your cat is throwing up persistently and you notice blood, bile or foreign objects, take them to the vet. Find out why your cat is vomiting, how to get them evaluated, and how to care for them at home.

    Why Is My Cat Vomiting and What Should I Do?

    Why Is My Cat Vomiting and What Should I Do?

    by Sherry Haynes12

  • What causes eye problems in cats? This article includes a list of potential causes. Generally, if eye issues persist for more than 24 hours, your cat should be seen by a vet.

    Eye Problems in Cats

    Eye Problems in Cats

    by Adrienne Farricelli209

  • Feline Pine cat litter claims to be an environmentally safe, healthy alternative to traditional clay-based litter box products. How does it stack up? Your intrepid cat-loving reporter fills you in on the Feline Pine scoop.

    The Scoop on Feline Pine Clumping Litter

    The Scoop on Feline Pine Clumping Litter

    by Keith Abt23

  • So, you're a cat lover. Whether you have a tabby, tortie, or a black and white tux, you may be wondering what breed or breeds your cat or kitten is. Some cats, even mixed breeds, present with the dominant traits of their parents. Here's how to determine what your cat is.

    How to Determine Your Cat's Breed—Identify Mixed Breeds and Purebreds

    How to Determine Your Cat's Breed—Identify Mixed Breeds and Purebreds

    by Layne Holmes46

  • This article explores the top ten smartest cat breeds in the world. It examines each cat's characteristics, traits, and behavioral patterns that make them unique in the feline world.

    Top 10 Smartest Cat Breeds

    Top 10 Smartest Cat Breeds

    by Larry Slawson11

  • What can possibly be said about an article that tells the story of ten of the most famous cats in history? There is only one answer: Meow…meow…meow.

    10 of the Most Famous Cats in History

    10 of the Most Famous Cats in History

    by JC Scull17

  • Felines are independent, self-assured, and are not known for listening to their owners. Some of history's most vile dictators hated them. Other cat haters included surprising historical figures. Karma will settle cats' score.

    Cat Haters: Famous People in History Who Disliked Cats

    Cat Haters: Famous People in History Who Disliked Cats

    by FlourishAnyway97

  • Cats are amazing! Read about some remarkable cats—those who found their owners again despite all odds, who adopted unlikely babies, and who are just plain silly.

    Amazing Cats and True Cat Stories

    Amazing Cats and True Cat Stories

    by Stephanie Henkel82

  • They may be the world's most popular pet, but our furry feline friends have plenty of downsides. Here is an eye-opening list of reasons why you may not want to own one.

    15 Reasons Not to Have a Pet Cat

    15 Reasons Not to Have a Pet Cat

    by Paul Goodman145

  • Learn how to get rid of cat urine smell. Stop using products and methods that don't work. I have a foolproof solution.

    How to Get Rid of Cat Urine Smell

    How to Get Rid of Cat Urine Smell

    by Elsie Nelson9

  • Ragdolls are large, gentle, and affectionate cats. They can be trained to come when called, retrieve balls, sit, and walk on a leash. My ragdolls get on well with my dogs.

    Ragdoll Cat Breed Facts, Photos, and Care Tips

    Ragdoll Cat Breed Facts, Photos, and Care Tips

    by Linda Crampton34

  • Need a name for a tortoiseshell cat? Here is the list for you. With over 130 names to choose from, you're sure to find one that is just right for your furry friend. You'll find names based on fur color and personality, and even some sweet names are included.

    130+ Cute and Clever Tortoiseshell Cat Names

    130+ Cute and Clever Tortoiseshell Cat Names

    by Claudia Mitchell11

  • Pet lovers have long debated whether cats or dogs make the best pets. Here are ten reasons why cat lovers prefer their feline friends.

    10 Reasons Why Cats Are the Best Pets

    10 Reasons Why Cats Are the Best Pets

    by Jennifer Wilber62

  • Though cats are often described as being aloof and unaffectionate, they can be just as loving as dogs. It might seem difficult to know if your cat really loves you, but there are actually many signs if you know what to look for.

    12 Signs Your Cat Really Loves You

    12 Signs Your Cat Really Loves You

    by Jennifer Wilber10

  • A domestic Bengal cat is a unique breed. While it can be easier to care for with respect to medical issues, you must be prepared to entertain and engage with this cat more than you might expect compared to other domestic cat breeds.

    How to Care for a Bengal Cat

    How to Care for a Bengal Cat

    by Stephanie Marshall28

  • There is a spiritual bond between cats and their owners. This article features charming poems, information on cat welfare issues, how we can help cats in our communities, and good resources for humane education programs in schools.

    Our Spiritual Connection With Cats

    Our Spiritual Connection With Cats

    by Lora Hollings62

  • While they are extremely popular, here are some reasons why wire frame cat carriers are not for every cat. Find out why they don't work for some cat owners.

    Pros and Cons of a Wire Frame Cat Carrier

    Pros and Cons of a Wire Frame Cat Carrier

    by Sp Greaney4

  • With the dog dubbed “man’s best friend”, just where does that leave the cat? We must admit some felines that come to mind, such as Sassy, the smug, whiney Himalayan from Homeward Bound or “Grumpy Cat”, a famous multi-breed feline who became an internet sensation for her permanently angry expression, do not exactly seem the altruistic type.

    A Cat's Nose Can Find Disease, Disaster, and Death

    A Cat's Nose Can Find Disease, Disaster, and Death

    by Schatzie Speaks55

  • What are the signs of cat dehydration and how do you treat it? Learn how to recognize the signs and causes of dehydration in cats, as well as some tips from a vet on how to administer fluids at home.

    What to Do If Your Cat Is Dehydrated

    What to Do If Your Cat Is Dehydrated

    by Adrienne Farricelli33

  • So, you've discovered that your cat is peeing outside of the litterbox, but you don't know why or how to stop it. Well, you've come to the right place. In just one read, you can crawl into their little kitty minds and figure it all out.

    Why Is My Cat Spraying and How Can I Fix It?

    Why Is My Cat Spraying and How Can I Fix It?

    by Theophanes Avery68

  • Treatments you can give your cat for its upset stomach at home. These remedies are only for mild digestive problems, however. For cats that are lethargic or not eating, you should see your vet.

    Home Remedies for Your Cat's Upset Stomach

    Home Remedies for Your Cat's Upset Stomach

    by Adrienne Farricelli59

  • Keeping your pet healthy is the most important thing you will ever do for your pet. Here are some great questions and answers on common cat medical issues, from the color of their tongue to eating habits, neutering, feline leukemia, and more.

    Common Questions About Cat Health: Tongue Color, Sneezing, and More

    Common Questions About Cat Health: Tongue Color, Sneezing, and More

    by Angela Michelle Schultz10

  • Did you know that the leading cause of death in older cats is feline cancer? As our kitties are living longer, they're becoming more susceptible to cancer. Here's what every cat-lover should know about this dreaded disease.

    Cancer in Cats: What You Should Know About Feline Cancer

    Cancer in Cats: What You Should Know About Feline Cancer

    by Darlene Norris10

  • DIY cat trees, homemade towers, cat condos, and other play structures are easy to make, even if you don't have a lot of building experience. Here are all the supplies and instructions you need!

    Make Your Own Cat Trees, Towers, and Other Structures

    Make Your Own Cat Trees, Towers, and Other Structures

    by Alisha Vargas191

  • Moving to a new house is stressful for all involved, including your beloved kitty. If you have an outdoor cat, you need to take extra care to make sure they don't try and go back to their old house.

    Moving Your Cat to a New Home

    Moving Your Cat to a New Home

    by JessBraz16

  • Anti-social behaviour, particularly when it is out of character for your cat, can be particularly worrying. Discover 5 simple steps to help reduce your cat's anxiety and stress.

    How to Reduce Your Cat's Anxiety and Stress

    How to Reduce Your Cat's Anxiety and Stress

    by C L Grant2

  • A cat water fountain offers multiple benefits to both you and your cat. As an experienced pet sitter who also happens to live with three cats, I know what to look for in a cat water fountain.

    How to Choose the Best Cat Water Fountain or Bubbler

    How to Choose the Best Cat Water Fountain or Bubbler

    by Elsie Nelson15

  • Choosing the perfect name for a new cat is always an adventure, but naming a black one is a little more interesting. Here are some tips and suggestions to help you decide.

    Cool Names for Your Black Cat

    Cool Names for Your Black Cat

    by Don7

  • Is it possible for a feral cat to become a beloved family pet? Yes, but only with a lot of time, patience, and maybe a few surprises along the way. Read one cat's story to learn how to socialize a cat in your area!

    How to Tame a Wild Cat

    How to Tame a Wild Cat

    by Deborah Neyens84

  • Explore what causes epilepsy in cats and some of the treatments that can be used. The author has been through it with a cat of her own. Helpful tips on forestalling an imminent seizure are included.

    Epilepsy in Cats:  Is My Cat Having a Seizure?

    Epilepsy in Cats: Is My Cat Having a Seizure?

    by Liz Elias32

  • Hairless cat breeds make unique pets. While lack of fur is a result of a natural mutation in some cat breeds, others have been developed by creatively crossing interesting breeds. This article lists seven cat breeds that are hairless plus one additional breed.

    7 Hairless Cat Breeds - Cats Without Fur

    7 Hairless Cat Breeds - Cats Without Fur

    by Sherry Haynes1

  • Here is what you can expect as you care for a cat diagnosed with kidney failure, including early signs and suggestions. Included is a video that shows how to give a cat subcutaneous fluids.

    Taking Care of a Cat With Kidney Failure

    Taking Care of a Cat With Kidney Failure

    by L C David7

  • The right cat food can make a big difference in your cat’s health and quality of life. Learn the five most important things to consider when choosing the best cat food for your cat.

    How to Choose the Best Cat Food for Your Cat

    How to Choose the Best Cat Food for Your Cat

    by carolynkaye13

  • Traveling with a cat can be a good experience for both the cat and his owner if a few commonsense guidelines are followed. We learned to make some special travel preparations for our cats and they have adapted well to travel by car and by RV. Here are some tips that should help you and your cat have a safe and enjoyable trip.

    Taking Your Cats on a Roadtrip

    Taking Your Cats on a Roadtrip

    by Stephanie Henkel24

  • The Bengal cat is a beautiful and intelligent breed, but what is it really like to keep them as pets? All I can say is it's a wild ride! Here is my personal story about caring for Bengals.

    The Joys and Hazards of Living With a Pet Bengal Cat

    The Joys and Hazards of Living With a Pet Bengal Cat

    by Theophanes Avery121

  • Is your cat constipated and straining in the litter box? Learn how to rule out a medical emergency and help your cat get well.

    What to Do If Your Cat Is Constipated

    What to Do If Your Cat Is Constipated

    by Adrienne Farricelli43

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  • Humans, animals and birds can be born with a rare genetic condition that causes them to have two faces. Here is the 'Janus' two-faced cat.

    'Janus' Rare Two-Faced Cat

    'Janus' Rare Two-Faced Cat

    by Louise Elcross5

  • Just like humans, cats can live longer, healthier lives with proper care, exercise, and nutrition. Learn a few practical ways to naturally extend your feline companion's lifespan.

    How to Help Your Cat Live Longer

    How to Help Your Cat Live Longer

    by Kylyssa Shay16

  • Do you know which are the five most popular cat breeds? Some of the names of the winners may take you by surprise. Includes photos, videos and trivia about celebrity owners of these top ranking felines.

    What Are the Five Most Popular Cat Breeds?

    What Are the Five Most Popular Cat Breeds?

    by Donna Cosmato12

  • Cats are wonderful pets and can bring great joy to your life, primarily through their odd behavior. So why do they do such oddities as self-pet or knead on a blanket?

    Why Does My Cat Do That: Odd Cat Behaviors

    Why Does My Cat Do That: Odd Cat Behaviors

    by Angela Michelle Schultz75

  • Are all calico cats female? Why are they called "Money Cats"? Are they mean? In this article, these and so many other questions are answered!

    Why Are Calico Cats Always Female?

    Why Are Calico Cats Always Female?

    by Theophanes Avery76

  • Finding the right cat food for your feline friend can be quite the task, especially if you have a cat with a picky palate. This list is based off of personal experience and feedback from friends.

    How to Choose the Best Food for Your Cat

    How to Choose the Best Food for Your Cat

    by Sam Shepards4

  • What do you do when your cat goes missing? Read on for some helpful tips for finding your lost cat and a personal story with a happy ending.

    What to Do When Your Cat Goes Missing

    What to Do When Your Cat Goes Missing

    by Deborah Neyens15

  • Cat flu is a virus which can be passed on to any cat, and most cats are carriers. There are 3 different strains. Most cats can recover from cat flu but are susceptible to secondary viruses.

    What You and Your Cat Need to Know About Cat Flu

    What You and Your Cat Need to Know About Cat Flu

    by Sp Greaney28

  • How can you stop a cat from attacking a dog? Yes, you read it right, some cats do attack dogs. Learn why cats may do this and some strategies to stop the attacks and break up fights.

    How to Stop a Cat From Attacking Dogs

    How to Stop a Cat From Attacking Dogs

    by Adrienne Farricelli77

  • Yes—cats can walk on leashes. Training your cat to walk on a leash or harness comes with its advantages. Learn how to acclimate your adult cat or kitten to the process so you can get out there and enjoy nature together.

    How to Train Your Cat to Walk on a Harness or Leash

    How to Train Your Cat to Walk on a Harness or Leash

    by Layne Holmes0

  • Are you dealing with a bully cat? If your cat is attacking another cat or dog within your household, here are some ways to stop the behavior. Let's start by understanding behavioral triggers and move on to proactive ways to remedy or lessen the problem.

    The Best Ways to Stop a Cat From Being a Bully

    The Best Ways to Stop a Cat From Being a Bully

    by L C David106

  • I can't help but wonder where on Earth my cats go when they head 'through the cat flap'. Quite often, they are gone for days at a time, and when they do return, they are frequently not hungry and seem pretty content with life.

    Where Do Your Cats Go When They Leave Your Home?

    Where Do Your Cats Go When They Leave Your Home?

    by Cindy Lawson167

  • Over 155 unique, magical cat name ideas from wiccan magick, film, TV, literature, history, and ancient mythology. Choose a magical name for your cat to bring good fortune and prosperity to your household!

    155 Magical Names for Cats

    155 Magical Names for Cats

    by Barbara Fitzgerald53

  • Inadequate diet, diseases, and drugs can cause weight loss in an otherwise normal cat. This article includes a list of reasons for cats losing weight and what can be done about it.

    18 Reasons for Weight Loss in Cats

    18 Reasons for Weight Loss in Cats

    by Sherry Haynes2

  • Cats amaze us with their affection, fierce independence, hunting abilities, and playfulness, but owning a cat has downsides, too. This article examines the advantages and disadvantages of owning a cat.

    The Pros and Cons of Owning a Cat

    The Pros and Cons of Owning a Cat

    by Paul Goodman35

  • Does your kitten or adult cat bite you? Do they bite you for no reason? Cat bites big and small can be pretty nasty depending on the severity, but sometimes our feline friends are just trying to tell us something with a little love nip. Find out why they do it.

    Why Does My Cat Bite Me? Tips for How to Stop It

    Why Does My Cat Bite Me? Tips for How to Stop It

    by Layne Holmes1

  • Did your cat run away? Maybe your cat disappears for a few days at a time but returns home shortly after? You may be wondering what causes this behavior. It can be quite distressing for the pet owner. Sometimes we are left with unanswered questions.

    Why Do Cats Leave Home or Run Away and Not Come Back?

    Why Do Cats Leave Home or Run Away and Not Come Back?

    by Layne Holmes22

  • Cats make loving, playful, and fascinating pets. Here is a list of more than 400 cat names for male and female cats. One of these ideas might be perfect for your adorable feline friend.

    400+ Cat Names: Ideas for Male and Female Cats

    400+ Cat Names: Ideas for Male and Female Cats

    by carolynkaye10

  • As your cat gets older, its needs begin to change. They need exercise in a different way, better nutrition, and overall attention a young cat may not require. Senior cats need a little extra care.

    Improving the Quality of Life for Your Senior Cat

    Improving the Quality of Life for Your Senior Cat

    by Boo McCourt19

  • Comfortis has been approved for use in cats for a 30-day period. The pills are large and can also be used with a topical. Here's how to easily get your cat to take Comfortis and other pills.

    How to Give a Cat Comfortis Flea Pills

    How to Give a Cat Comfortis Flea Pills

    by L C David48

  • In this article I hope to list most of the more common houseplants that are dangerous to cats so that you can either ensure you don't bring them into your home or keep them out of the reach of your pets. I am guessing that many of the plants on this list will come as quite a surprise to you.

    A-Z List of Houseplants That Are Poisonous to Your Cats

    A-Z List of Houseplants That Are Poisonous to Your Cats

    by Cindy Lawson136

  • Earning a stray cat's trust takes time and patience. Offering food and water is the first step to get the cat to trust you. There are also ways to capture a cat quickly if it is in danger.

    How to Win the Trust of a Stray Cat

    How to Win the Trust of a Stray Cat

    by L C David19

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