Care & Feeding
Is Catnip Addictive? Why Some Cats Can't Get Enough
Some cats go crazy when they see it. Have you ever wondered why cats love catnip and why they behave strangely around it? Scientists explain the effects of catnip on cats in this article.
Tips and Tricks to Get Your Cat to Drink More Water
When my cat was diagnosed with bladder stones, the vet told me I should increase my cat’s hydration to prevent a recurrence. Here are some effective ways to get your cat to drink more water.
Tips to Help Easily Apply Revolution Plus to Your Cat
Applying Revolution Plus to your cat can be tricky, but these tips will help you get the perfect application of your cat's flea & tick medicine—month after month.
Review of the Homerunpet Wireless Pump Pet Fountain
I was searching for a pet fountain that required minimal maintenance and passed the scrutiny of my obsessively finicky cat. Humerunpet’s new fountain appeared to be a good fit.
8 Ways to Take Care of Your Cat's Teeth and Gums Without a Vet Visit
Brushing your cat's teeth is the ideal way to take care of them at home, but if you cannot, here are the best alternatives.
Pet Care at Home: Nail Trims
There are many things that pet owners can do at home to improve the health and well-being of their pets. Understanding how to properly trim nails can save money, allow owners to notice changes in health sooner, and desensitizes their pets to having their feet cared for.
The Best Food Puzzles for Cats (And Why They're Important)
Interactive food puzzles and hidden treat-toys can help reduce your cat's anxiety and help them stay healthy. Here are my cat's favorites.
18 Dangerous and Toxic Human Foods That Cats Can't Eat
Learn about 18 human foods that are dangerous for cats; some of the food items on this list might surprise you.
What to Look for When Buying a Cat Tower
Do your cats use your furniture for their own personal needs and destroyed them in the process? If so, then a cat tower is the answer. Here is what you need to know about cat towers so you can select the one that fits you and your cat's needs.
Am I Becoming a Cat Hoarder? Questions to Ask Yourself (or a Friend)
Any of us involved in fostering animals in our home could become a hoarder. What are the warning signs? How can we continue to help and not become part of a problem?
Six Types of Natural Cat Litters for Anderson Pooper
Cleaning up litter boxes is officially the worst part of owning a cat. This article will take a closer look at six different types of natural cat litter to provide the best experience for your feline friends.
10 Reasons Why Your Cat Should Be an Indoor-Only Cat
Cats live longer and are happier and healthier when allowed to be indoor-only cats. Here are 10 reasons why cats belong inside.
Best Natural Cat Litter Reviews
As a cat owner, you know you're not supposed to change up cat litter on your kitty. My kitten was always pretty adaptable based on her life history, so I had to work through several cat litters to find one that satisfied her, was good for the environment, and that I approved of. Here's the verdict.
How to Improve a Feral Cat's Life
Wild felines and the people who take care of them are a controversial topic. Ferals are viewed as a nuisance, disease carriers and kitten machines, but the truth is that they need certain elements of human care as much as house pets do.
How to Successfully Prepare Your Foster Kittens for Adoption
The two main areas you need to worry about when fostering kittens before adoption are diet and socialization/behavior.
How to Care for Stray Kittens: A Guide to Raising Feral Kittens
Found a kitten and don't know what to do? Here's everything you need to know.
What's the Best Brand of Cat Litter? A Comparison of Eight Brands
What is the best cat litter for your feline companion? Eight brands are compared with their advantages and disadvantages listed to help you decide.
How to Make a Simple Multipurpose Doorstep for Your Cat Flap From Decking
This guide will help you craft an external doorstep for your cat flap that is made from decking. It is a simple, quick, and inexpensive multifunctional design. It also hides drain pipes with a platform for plant pots.
Caring for Your Aging Cat (Plus How to Guess Its Age)
Caring for “senior” cats can sometimes be a challenge, but your furry family member is depending on you. Love your kitty!
Best Ways to Groom Long-Haired Cats and Remove Tangles
If your long-haired cat gets tangles that you can't comb out, try these ideas to minimize the problem.
How to Make a Cake for a Cat: Healthy Coconut Flour Recipe
This is a quick and easy recipe! Learn how to make a birthday celebration cake for your pet cat with healthy coconut flour.