Three Black Cats One Witch Hat by Nico Niemi

Why Are Black Cats A Halloween Symbol?

Black cats can blame their ‘spooky fame’ on history. It comes down to the historical superstitions of Puritan Pilgrims of Plymouth Colony and their religious beliefs. Since witchcraft was viewed as a practice that worshipped the devil, the Puritans would go against everything that could possibly be linked to a witch; black cats were at…

Halloween safety tips

Halloween safety tips!

Halloween is a fun-filled holiday for children and adults. However, for a household cat, it can be a stressful, frightening, and even dangerous holiday. Remember, your pet depends on you to protect him, so please take a few extra precautions to keep him safe during this Halloween season and note these safety-minded tips: During this time…

The Nutritional Benefits of Pumpkin for Cats

Can Cats Eat Pumpkin?

Canned organic pumpkin (unsweetened of course!), pumpkin seeds, and cooked fresh pumpkin have indeed many benefits for cats. According to some veterinarians, pumpkin seeds are high in essential fatty acids and antioxidants (good for overall healthy skin and fur), and the oils in pumpkin flesh and seeds are believed to support urinary health. They are also…