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  • Cloudy eyes are usually caused by infection, cataracts, glaucoma, or a corneal scratch. Here are some ways to tell one from the other, but do be sure to have a vet examine your pet's eyes to be sure.

    What Causes Cloudy Eyes in Cats?

    What Causes Cloudy Eyes in Cats?

    by hglick8

  • 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 included.

    Epilepsy in Cats:  Is My Cat Having a Seizure?

    Epilepsy in Cats: Is My Cat Having a Seizure?

    by Liz Elias32

  • Mild pink eye, or conjunctivitis, can be treated at home. There are some risks, however, of infection spreading. Find out when it's time to take your cat to the vet.

    Treating Conjunctivitis in Cats

    Treating Conjunctivitis in Cats

    by hglick14

  • 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.

    Traveling With Cats in RV or Car

    Traveling With Cats in RV or Car

    by Stephanie Henkel24

  • My cat's review of the Sherpa bag we've used for five years, after some trial and error with other carriers. Also, pet breeder recommendations for airline-approved pet carriers and travel accessories.

    Review: My Favorite Airline-Approved Cat Carrier

    Review: My Favorite Airline-Approved Cat Carrier

    by Ellen Brundige30

  • What causes eye problems in cats? Learn from a list of potential causes and when your cat should see a vet within 24 hours.

    Eye Problems in Cats

    Eye Problems in Cats

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli208

  • 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 Keeping a Pet Bengal Cat

    The Joys and Hazards of Keeping a Pet Bengal Cat

    by Theophanes Avery96

  • 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 Cosmato9

  • Have you ever wondered how your cat communicates with you? How does your cat send you signals and what do these signals really mean? Learn the decoding secret.

    How to Decode Your Cat's Behavior

    How to Decode Your Cat's Behavior

    by Engelis27

  • I love cats, but nothing is more irritating than a cat that constantly meows. It is a sound that can grate almost as much as someone dragging their fingernails across a blackboard. What can you do?

    How to Stop a Cat From Constantly Meowing

    How to Stop a Cat From Constantly Meowing

    by Galaxy Harvey2

  • Do you know if any of the plants or flowers in your home might be toxic to cats? Learn how important it is to choose cat-friendly plants to keep your cats safe and healthy.

    How to Choose Cat-Friendly Plants

    How to Choose Cat-Friendly Plants

    by carolynkaye6

  • The professional term is "inappropriate elimination" and what cat owner hasn't dealt with it? It's a frustrating problem that, unfortunately, can lead to relinquishment. Here's some information that may prevent you from reaching the end of your rope.

    Cat Pees Outside the Litter Box? Suggestions That May Help

    Cat Pees Outside the Litter Box? Suggestions That May Help

    by Bob Bamberg14

  • Are all calico cats female? Why are they called "Money Cats"? Are they mean? This and so many other mysteries answered!

    Why Are Calico Cats Always Female?

    Why Are Calico Cats Always Female?

    by Theophanes Avery69

  • While cats may seem passive, there is often an aggressive spirit to them, especialy when they are jealous!

    Jealous Behavior in Cats

    Jealous Behavior in Cats

    by Randi Benlulu64

  • While most deliveries are uneventful, it is never bad to err on the side of caution. There are many things that, as a cat owner, you may do to help your cat, before, during, and after delivery.

    How to Help a Mother Cat Deliver Kittens

    How to Help a Mother Cat Deliver Kittens

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli1

  • If your cat is currently missing, or you are worried your cat or cats may go missing, this is the article you need to read. It tells you how to find your missing cat and gives good advice to ensure your cat does not stay lost for long.

    How to Find Your Missing Cat

    How to Find Your Missing Cat

    by Cindy Lawson194

  • Every companion, especially one who talks a lot, should be referred to by name. Siamese cats deserve names that are unique to the breed because of their distinctive appearance and personalities!

    60 Sassy Siamese Cat Names

    60 Sassy Siamese Cat Names

    by Tatiana7

  • Just adopted a furry little redhead into the family? Check out our list of 60 great orange cat names to help you name your new feline friend!

    60 Red and Orange Cat Names

    60 Red and Orange Cat Names

    by Tatiana19

  • Looking for a whimsical Disney cat name for your kitten? Here is a list of all 50 of the ever-so-famous Disney cats, along with which movies they appeared in!

    50 Disney Cat Names

    50 Disney Cat Names

    by Tatiana22

  • 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: Cancer, Seizure and Death Sniffing, Fire and Gas Detecting Felines

    A Cat's Nose: Cancer, Seizure and Death Sniffing, Fire and Gas Detecting Felines

    by Schatzie Speaks52

  • If your cat has suddenly developed an odor, it may be a sign that something is wrong. Find out what you can do help your cat smell fresh and clean once more.

    Why Does My Cat Smell Bad?

    Why Does My Cat Smell Bad?

    by L C David22

  • Learn what cause blood in your cat's urine and symptoms of a urinary tract infection in cats. See your vet. Urinary tract infections in male cats can be life threatening.

    Causes of Blood in Cat Urine

    Causes of Blood in Cat Urine

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli110

  • Learn how to get rid of cat urine smell. Stop using products and methods that don't work. I have fool-proof solutions.

    How to Get Rid of Cat Urine Smell

    How to Get Rid of Cat Urine Smell

    by Elsie Nelson8

  • There are differences between tortoiseshell and calico cats, but they are not two separate breeds. The differences lie in their color patterns. I'll show you exactly how they differ with pictures.

    Differences Between Tortoiseshell and Calico Cats

    Differences Between Tortoiseshell and Calico Cats

    by Titia Geertman72

  • Have you ever had a Eureka moment that produced not one great idea but twins? That is what happened to me when I was pumping off oil from my fuel truck at work. The top of the oil tank is basically a square cement box and with a cut off valve you...

    How To Build An Outdoor Cat Litter Box

    How To Build An Outdoor Cat Litter Box

    by nifty@5047

  • Cat ear problems can change the way a cat behaves. A cat's hearing is one of their best developed senses and they can hear higher pitched sounds beyond the acute range of a dog. When a cat hears a sound they turn their head in the direction of that sound and rotate their ears to locate the angle of the direction.

    Cat Ear Problems

    Cat Ear Problems

    by hglick211

  • Wood pellets, sometimes called wood stove fuel pellets or pellet fuel (and brand names like Feline Pine cat litter), can make a great replacement for regular cat litter, and have many advantages over the traditional clay stuff. Why switch over? ...

    Training Your Cat to Wood Pellet Litter

    Training Your Cat to Wood Pellet Litter

    by MoRita7

  • 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 Janet Farricelli40

  • The protocol for treating the wounds of a stray cat remain the same as treating the wounds of any domestic cat, however it requires an extra ounce of care.

    How to Treat a Stray Cat's Wound

    How to Treat a Stray Cat's Wound

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli3

  • 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 it to eat.

    What To Do When Your Cat's Not Eating

    What To Do When Your Cat's Not Eating

    by L C David5

  • 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

  • Some of the cutest kittens I have seen, Toyger kittens, show off mad skills at roaring, hunting, and being ferocious—or not. This adorable breed is fairly new and first showed up in the 1990s.

    Toygers: The World's Cutest Cat Breed

    Toygers: The World's Cutest Cat Breed

    by KathyH19

  • Learn all the cat care basics such as choosing the best type of 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 carolynkaye5

  • What is the best cat litter for your feline companion? Five brands are compared with their advantages and disadvantages listed to help you decide.

    Cat Litter:  Seven Brands Compared

    Cat Litter: Seven Brands Compared

    by Liz Elias12

  • Looking for a great name for your new cat? These 15 astronomy and astrology-inspired names may be just what you are looking for when picking a name for your new pet.

    15 Astronomical Names for Your Cat

    15 Astronomical Names for Your Cat

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff2

  • 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 Greaney24

  • They may be the world's most popular pet, but our furry feline friends have plenty of downsides. Here is my 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 Goodman9

  • Cat eye problems should be extremely important to the cat owner. Cat's eyes have special characteristics that set them apart from other animals. Here we help categorize the most common ones.

    Signs Your Cat May Have Eye Problems

    Signs Your Cat May Have Eye Problems

    by hglick438

  • Why does my cat meow so much? Some cats just love to meow, and some suddenly become vocal superstars seemingly overnight. Here we discuss a few of the main reasons that some cats meow so much.

    Why Does My Cat Meow so Much?

    Why Does My Cat Meow so Much?

    by Bridget F5

  • What do you do when your cat goes missing? This story has a happy ending, along with some helpful tips for finding your lost cat.

    What to Do When Your Cat Goes Missing

    What to Do When Your Cat Goes Missing

    by Deborah Neyens13

  • How to diagnose and treat ringworm at home if your cat has this infection.

    Ringworm in Cats

    Ringworm in Cats

    by Liz Elias5

  • As your cat gets older it's 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

  • 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

  • You're getting a new Norwegian Forest Cat or kitten and now you need some really good names to choose from. These cat names come from nature, Norse mythology, color, personality, and more.

    Great Names for Your Norwegian Forest Cat

    Great Names for Your Norwegian Forest Cat

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff4

  • It can be difficult to tell whether cats are fighting or playing, especially because their interactions involve a lot of wrestling, batting at each other, growling, and biting! Here's how to tell!

    Are My Cats Fighting or Playing?

    Are My Cats Fighting or Playing?

    by Bridget F2

  • 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 Janet Farricelli41

  • Why are cats acting out and becoming suddenly aggressive? Learn potential causes for your cat's sudden aggressive behaviors.

    Causes of Cat Aggressive Behavior

    Causes of Cat Aggressive Behavior

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli239

  • 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 Geertman2

  • If you've ever wondered what mange looks like on a cat, and how it progresses as it heals, this is a great, short article for you to check out.

    What Is Cat Mange and How Do I Treat It?

    What Is Cat Mange and How Do I Treat It?

    by Amber Killinger19

  • Newborn kittens are extremely adorable, but they can be a lot of work. If the mother cat is around, you won't have to do much, but if she isn't, then you have all the responsibilities meant for her.

    Newborn Kittens: What You Need to Know

    Newborn Kittens: What You Need to Know

    by Brandi Swieter36

  • Cats are wonderful pets and can bring great joy to your life, especially 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

  • Cats wow us with their affection, fierce independence, hunting abilities, and playfulness. But owning a cat has downsides too. This article looks at the advantages and disadvantages of owning a cat.

    Pros and Cons of Owning a Cat

    Pros and Cons of Owning a Cat

    by Paul Goodman2

  • 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 Janet Farricelli47

  • Gaining a stray cat's trust takes time and patience. Offering food and water is the first step to getting 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 David12

  • Comfortis has been approved for use in cats. The pill lasts for 30 days. Can also be used with a topical. The pills are large. 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 David46

  • Cat owners whose cats urinate on the bed instead of the litter box are often upset and confused. Here are a few reasons why a cat may be urinating in your bed!

    Why Does My Cat Pee on My Bed?

    Why Does My Cat Pee on My Bed?

    by Bridget F5

  • Is your cat not using the litter box? Learn the most common possible causes for this frustrating problem and some simple solutions you can try that might help solve it.

    Cat Not Using Litter Box? Try These Solutions

    Cat Not Using Litter Box? Try These Solutions

    by carolynkaye4

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  • Did you just get a bird or are you thinking about getting one? Here's a list of names for all types of birds. Some are cute, some are funny and there are even some famous ones thrown in.

    100+ Cute and Funny Bird Names

    100+ Cute and Funny Bird Names

    by Claudia Mitchell2

  • 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 Hicks24

  • Funny cat names are just not suitable for all cats; sweet cats should have cute names, lazy cats should have plain names, but silly cats need funny names!

    50 Funny Cat Names for Your Feline

    50 Funny Cat Names for Your Feline

    by Tatiana5

  • 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 Grant1

  • How to tell if you have cat allergies, and what to do about it, if you do. Several solutions so that you can find the one that works best for you.

    How to Deal With Cat Allergies

    How to Deal With Cat Allergies

    by Sharilee Swaity28

  • Sometimes, a cat who's been trained for years suddenly starts peeing in random places. Sometimes, cats use urine to tell you something. Read on to decipher your cat's behavior and learn what to do.

    Why Is My Cat Peeing in the House?

    Why Is My Cat Peeing in the House?

    by catspyjamas418

  • Cats just can't eat everything that we do, and sometimes it can be hard to figure out what it safe without having a list of dangerous foods. Well, below you'll find a list of foods and drinks that you should not let your cat have. Keep in mind...

    Toxic Foods List: Foods Your Cat Should Never Eat

    Toxic Foods List: Foods Your Cat Should Never Eat

    by Whitney36

  • Feline Leukemia Virus, FeLV, affects 3 out of every hundred cats. Kittens are the most susceptible to the disease. Although it cannot be cured, there are treatments that can help your pet live longer.

    Feline Leukemia Virus

    Feline Leukemia Virus

    by Angela Michelle Schultz12

  • So, can cats have down syndrome? Technically speaking, cats cannot have Down syndrome. What other anomaly in cats to make their owners think they have Down syndrome is another health issue altogether.

    Can Cats Have Down Syndrome? The Lowdown on Feline DS

    Can Cats Have Down Syndrome? The Lowdown on Feline DS

    by Sree Lakshmi4

  • 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 JessBraz15

  • Simple DIY guide on how I insulated our cat flap to keep out cold wintery draughts to keep our home warmer and save on our energy bills; with the insulator doubling up as a cat bed when not in use.

    How to Guide on Insulating Your Cat Flap

    How to Guide on Insulating Your Cat Flap

    by Arthur Russ0

  • Up until two years ago, I had never heard of a Siberian Cat and would not have been able to pick one out of the crowd. In that amount of time, however, a lot has changed and they are now an everyday fixture in my life. We got Milo and Baxter as...

    Life With Siberian Cats: My Experience With Adoption

    Life With Siberian Cats: My Experience With Adoption

    by Nikki Schilling24

  • Reading cat water fountain reviews it is hard to decide which to buy. If you think pet drinking water fountains are a luxury, read why vets recommend them.

    How to Choose the Best Cat Water Fountain

    How to Choose the Best Cat Water Fountain

    by Alison Graham28

  • I can't help wondering where on earth 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. So where do your cats go when they leave your home?...

    Where Do Your Cats Go When They Leave Your Home?

    Where Do Your Cats Go When They Leave Your Home?

    by Cindy Lawson162

  • Having problems naming your black cat? Take a look at some ideas on how to find black cat names and see my personal top 100 names.

    What are good black cat names?

    What are good black cat names?

    by Simon Cook51

  • Why would your cat attack you while you're petting him? Understanding the reason for this type of cat behavior can change your relationship with your furball for the better.

    Why Does My Cat Attack Me When I Pet Him?

    Why Does My Cat Attack Me When I Pet Him?

    by Darlene Norris1

  • 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 at least you can 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 Lawson119

  • Are you looking to adopt a new pet cat? This article discusses the top 30 breeds of domestic cats, from the elegant Abyssinian to the distinctive Sphynx. Photos and videos included.

    Top 30 Cat Breeds

    Top 30 Cat Breeds

    by LifeWithCats23

  • Cats can become injured rather easily. The most common form of injury for a cat is a bite or scratch wound from a fight. Often these bites and scratches become infected causing an abscess to grow. It is very important to have a vet treat your cat's injuries to reduce complications from infection. However, sometimes you cannot afford a trip to the vet's office and you must treat your pet at home.

    How to Treat Cat Abscess at Home

    How to Treat Cat Abscess at Home

    by Sondra98

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

    How to Tame a Wild Cat

    How to Tame a Wild Cat

    by Deborah Neyens80

  • 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 Don4

  • 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 Vargas190

  • 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 health and lifespan.

    Help Your Cat Live Longer

    Help Your Cat Live Longer

    by Kylyssa Shay16

  • Some cats hunt, while others just cry by their food bowls. If you live in an area where rodents are a problem, here are a few guidelines you can use to find a cat who will catch those mice for you.

    How to Choose a Cat Who Will Kill Mice

    How to Choose a Cat Who Will Kill Mice

    by hntrssthmpsn59

  • Using a few home remedies can easily cure your cat's eye problems. A warm compress, eye wash, and green tea may be all you need to get your cat seeing again. See the vet if the methods fail.

    Home Remedies for Cat Eye Problems

    Home Remedies for Cat Eye Problems

    by Brandi Swieter22

  • If you are a cat owner and especially if you have multiple cats, the cost of litter can be high. Here are some ways to save money on litter.

    Cheapest Litter Options for Cats

    Cheapest Litter Options for Cats

    by L C David3

  • 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 Abt18

  • If you would like to pay homage to your new kitty’s killer instincts, these whimsical cat names for females from film and mythology charmingly embrace the killer concept.

    25 Killer Cat Names for Female Cats

    25 Killer Cat Names for Female Cats

    by Solaras5

  • Preventative treatments for the Siberian Forest Cat to eliminate hereditary disease such as gum, teeth, HCM, heart, cancer, stones, and urinary sickness. Common pet illnesses examined for health.

    Hereditary Diseases of the Siberian Forest Cat

    Hereditary Diseases of the Siberian Forest Cat

    by JDCrow0

  • Are you exuberant, easy going and extrovert? Or are you solitary, a bit aloof and quiet? Chances are the choice of your pet may reflect a bit your personality. It is not a surprise why poets, artists and writers have a history of being cat people...

    Pros and Cons of Cats and Dogs

    Pros and Cons of Cats and Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli45

  • When picking out a name for a male cat you should always consider the character and actions of the cat. This article provides some ideas on how to choose the right name.

    What Are Some Good Male Cat Names?

    What Are Some Good Male Cat Names?

    by Simon Cook7

  • I'm clearly an expert when it comes to taking care of tabby cats. Sure, there are plenty of people who love cats, and decorate their homes with cat-themed decor, and send people cards with cats on them, and will happily talk your ear off about...

    Taking Care of Tabby

    Taking Care of Tabby

    by Addy Bell39

  • What are the signs of cat dehydration and how to treat it? Learn how to recognize signs of cat dehydration, causes and tips from vet how to administer fluids at home.

    What to do if  your cat is dehydrated

    What to do if your cat is dehydrated

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli29

  • There are many myths, misinformation, and outdated information circulating about this condition in cats. In this article, we will let the truth of the matter be known.

    FIV-Positive Cats: Not a Death Sentence!

    FIV-Positive Cats: Not a Death Sentence!

    by Liz Elias4

  • Sometimes sick cats do not eat enough food to help them get better. It may be necessary to give them a high calorie supplement gel to insure they are getting the vitamins they need.

    How to Give Your Cat High Calorie Supplement Gel

    How to Give Your Cat High Calorie Supplement Gel

    by L C David3

  • When a cat bites us it can seem to come out of nowhere and it's not a pleasant surprise! Here is an explanation of the types of cat bites as well as some of the reasons your cat may be biting you.

    Why Does My Cat Bite Me?

    Why Does My Cat Bite Me?

    by Bridget F8

  • No one likes to cage their cats but sometimes it is for their benefit or safety and we have to do it as good and loving cat owners. Learn in this article how you can use cages as a humane tool for better cat ownership.

    Caging Cats: When and Why It's Sometimes Necessary

    Caging Cats: When and Why It's Sometimes Necessary

    by Theophanes Avery49

  • It's a desperate time when your cat goes missing. My cat Freddie has gone missing three times, firstly for five days, secondly for 14 days and the last time for ten days. He is normally a cat that will come back home every one to two hours and never...

    How to Find a Missing Cat

    How to Find a Missing Cat

    by Louise0711302

  • Your calico (or tortoiseshell) cat has to have an original name to match her original orange black and white splodge markings. What about Ta Miu, Marzipan, Loffa - or how about Maryland after the Baltimore Orioles who wear the colors of the calico cat?

    Great Names for a Calico Cat

    Great Names for a Calico Cat

    by Penelope Hart29

  • 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 Reuter152

  • 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 carolynkaye11

  • Here is a list of the best cat carriers for airline travel, car travel or just short trips to the vet or groomer. You’ll also find helpful tips and advice on how to choose the right type and size carrier for your cat's comfort and safety.

    Best Cat Carriers

    Best Cat Carriers

    by carolynkaye0

  • When you're getting a new cat, you'll also want to find just the right name for him or her. Take a look at these names from Greek mythology—their meanings can make them extra special for your pet.

    15 Names for Your Cat Based on Greek Mythology

    15 Names for Your Cat Based on Greek Mythology

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff0

  • Cats love to climb and exercise their claws, this page shows a simple design for a cat tree, instructions how to make it, and more cat tree ideas.

    How To Make Your Own Cat Tower or Cat Tree

    How To Make Your Own Cat Tower or Cat Tree

    by Lisa Marie Gabriel79

  • Cats are prolific. They are hardwired to produce offspring for as long as they remain fertile. If you ever find a baby animal in your neighborhood, chances are that it will be a kitten.

    Your Guide to Successfully Rearing Stray Kittens

    Your Guide to Successfully Rearing Stray Kittens

    by Jana Louise Smit2

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