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  • Nature naturally prepares a cat's coat to become thicker and denser to fight off the cold, however, a thick coat doesn't always mean a whole lotta warmth. Why? In cold temperatures, your cat will feel much colder than we do therefore, we need to take some action to help kitty get some warmth.

    Does My Cat Get Cold?

    Does My Cat Get Cold?

    by Donna Rayne6

  • 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 Henkel81

  • What is your cat saying? A cat's meow is iconic. Every children's book will tell you that a cat says "meow". But cats have a wide vocabulary and they don't just employ their voice to use it.

    How to Understand Cat Language

    How to Understand Cat Language

    by annerivendell71

  • Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV), affects three of every hundred cats. Kittens are the most susceptible to the disease. Although it cannot be cured, some treatments can help your pet live longer.

    Feline Leukemia Virus

    Feline Leukemia Virus

    by Angela Michelle Schultz15

  • 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

  • Cats are the most popular pets worldwide with a population that is three times larger than dogs. Some cats have become quite popular and even overnight internet sensations. Besides being about cats, this article is about some of the most famous cats in history. Meow . . . meow . . . meow!

    10 of the Most Famous Cats in History and a Tribute to Our Feline Friends

    10 of the Most Famous Cats in History and a Tribute to Our Feline Friends

    by JC Scull8

  • 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 David16

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 Farricelli63

  • 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 Goodman30

  • 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

  • How are cats in cold weather? Cat's don't like the change in weather, therefore, we mustn't forget that if the seasonal change affects us, it certainly will affect them.

    Cats and the Cold Weather

    Cats and the Cold Weather

    by Donna Rayne0

  • Is your cat urinating inside your home? Discover why they do it and learn about the simple methods you can take to stop the smell and clean up their messes.

    Why Is My Cat Urinating in My House?

    Why Is My Cat Urinating in My House?

    by Bob Schroeder12

  • This article will cover some of the best ways to keep outdoor cats—whether domesticated or feral—warm in winter. It will also provide detailed information on how to build your own feeding stations and cat shelters.

    How to Keep Feral and Outdoor Cats Warm and Safe in Winter

    How to Keep Feral and Outdoor Cats Warm and Safe in Winter

    by Jean Keith380

  • Cat flu and similar conditions responsible for sneezing, conjunctivitis, and discharge from the eyes and nose are extremely common in cats. Learn how to differentiate the causes and help your cat recover from illness.

    Why Is My Cat Sneezing?

    Why Is My Cat Sneezing?

    by eirevet6

  • Getting your resident cats on board with the idea of a new kitten can be tricky. With these tips, however, your resident cat and new kitten can be best friends in no time.

    Introducing a New Kitten to Your Resident Cats

    Introducing a New Kitten to Your Resident Cats

    by Jennifer Wilber8

  • Cats can impart lessons about emotional wellbeing, motivation, and health and hygiene. They may have nine lives, but they can teach you about how to get the most out of the one life you have.

    What Cats Can Teach Us About Being Human

    What Cats Can Teach Us About Being Human

    by FlourishAnyway86

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 David47

  • 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 Goodman31

  • The five methods listed here have, after extensive research and field tests, been found to be extremely effective in getting under a cat's skin. Read on for creative suggestions for annoying your cat!

    5 Ways to Effectively Annoy Your Cat

    5 Ways to Effectively Annoy Your Cat

    by Jason Reuter162

  • Tuxedo cats are classy and sleek and their coats are velvety-soft and silky to the touch. It's important to note that "tuxedo" is not the name of an actual breed of cat—it’s a term that is used to describe the characteristic bicolor patterning of various cats (like the black and white tuxedo cat).

    The Legendary Tuxedo Cat

    The Legendary Tuxedo Cat

    by Donna Rayne17

  • Cats of all types can be sweet and cuddly. Lovey feline companions come in all shapes and sizes and breeds. Maybe you are a looking for a purebred cat that is affectionate, or your current cat is cuddly and you are wondering what the parents are. Discover which breed gives out the most cuddles.

    The Top 10 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds That Love to Cuddle

    The Top 10 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds That Love to Cuddle

    by Layne Holmes10

  • 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

  • Looking for the purrrfect name for your gray cat? Gray cats are absolutely beautiful—they're intelligent, social, and easy-going. They tend to have striking blue or green eyes and white accents on the paws or chest. Sometimes they are solid. Find the perfect name for your feline companion.

    250+ Purrrfect Names for Gray Cats

    250+ Purrrfect Names for Gray Cats

    by Layne Holmes4

  • 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

  • Coming up with a great name for your cat isn't always easy, but if you are into rock music and are thinking about a musical name for your new feline friend, this list has you covered. You'll find over 150 ideas from classic, hard, Southern, punk and folk-rock.

    150+ Cool and Unique Cat Names Inspired by Rock Music Songs

    150+ Cool and Unique Cat Names Inspired by Rock Music Songs

    by Claudia Mitchell3

  • 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

  • Over 65 unique, magical cat name ideas from magick, film, TV, literature, history, and ancient mythology. Choose a magical name for your cat to bring good fortune and prosperity to your household!

    65 Unique and Magical Names for Cats

    65 Unique and Magical Names for Cats

    by Barbara Fitzgerald47

  • 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

  • Kittens bite and scratch while playing, purring, and cuddling, but how do you know if this behavior is normal, and how do you make your kitten stop? Learn about your kitty's developmental stages and how to help them mature into a gentle and loveable feline companion.

    Why Does My Kitten Bite Me?

    Why Does My Kitten Bite Me?

    by Donna Rayne7

  • 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

  • This article will help you determine if you have cat allergies, and includes several possible solutions if you do. Find the one that works best for you!

    How to Deal With Cat Allergies

    How to Deal With Cat Allergies

    by Sharilee Swaity28

  • 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 Farricelli208

  • 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

  • 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 Farricelli58

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 Avery117

  • 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

  • Why do cats sleep so much? If you have an adult cat—2 years or older—you may notice that they nap a lot during the day. Although this is no cause for alarm, sometimes over-sleeping can be due to underlying illness. Know what's normal and what's not normal.

    Why Do Cats Sleep so Much?

    Why Do Cats Sleep so Much?

    by Layne Holmes4

  • 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 Haynes11

  • If you're a cat lover, you may wonder about the many quirks your cat has. I have listed 23 fascinating facts about the awesomeness of cats that every owner should know.

    23 Fascinating Facts About Cats

    23 Fascinating Facts About Cats

    by Boo McCourt96

  • 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 Holmes10

  • 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 Avery67

  • 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 can sometimes stop eating because of stress or health issues. If your cat stops eating, it is important to find the cause and get them to start eating again. Here are tips for getting them to eat.

    What to Do When Your Cat's Not Eating

    What to Do When Your Cat's Not Eating

    by L C David7

  • For seven years, the Egyptians stored huge amounts of grain that attracted rodents and the wild cats that hunted them. Many people marveled at how these cats made a difference and kept the rodent infestation at bay. This article explains the history of cat domestication.

    How Cats Became Domesticated: The Royal Line

    How Cats Became Domesticated: The Royal Line

    by Donna Rayne4

  • 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

  • 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 Wilber9

  • There’s a difference between blind cats that are born blind and cats who suffer from sudden blindness caused by disease or accident. My cat was born blind and this is how we coped with that fact.

    How to Take Care of a Blind Cat in the Best Way

    How to Take Care of a Blind Cat in the Best Way

    by Titia Geertman11

  • 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

  • Learn all the cat care basics such as choosing a cat food, litter, litter boxes, grooming, dental care, cat carriers, finding a veterinarian and much more.

    Cat Care 101: A Guide for New Cat Owners

    Cat Care 101: A Guide for New Cat Owners

    by carolynkaye7

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 David104

  • Mother cats eat their kittens' feces for grooming purposes to keep their bedding nice and clean. This is normal behavior known as coprophagia—so don’t be alarmed if your cat does this. Find out what other feline behaviors are normal or abnormal when it comes to eating things that aren't food.

    Why Do Cats Eat Things That Aren't Food?

    Why Do Cats Eat Things That Aren't Food?

    by Donna Rayne4

  • Cats and Christmas decorations can be a disaster. Sometimes it's funny, but often, it's just a mess. Here are tips to protect your tree, ornaments, and food during December and how to keep your cat safe, too.

    How to Cat-Proof Your Christmas

    How to Cat-Proof Your Christmas

    by Virginia Allain0

  • 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 Lawson137

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