Famous British singer Enya is currently living her dream life, residing alone in a massive castle in Ireland with her many cats and only a few staff members. After multiple incidents with crazed fans, it’s clear Enya prefers the company of cats to humans. At one point, Enya was estimated to have as many as…Details
A cat rehoming centre located in Bristol (UK) is currently looking after 40 animals, none of which are ginger, tabby or tortoiseshell. A rescue shelter founder said, for the first time in the organisation’s history all of its animals are black The RSPCA released research in 2014showing more than 70 per cent of the cats…Details
Avoid heatstroke conditions. Cats are very susceptible to heatstroke in excessive heat conditions due to their small body weight and comparatively high surface area. Heatstroke is a fever brought on by the failure of the body’s normal temperature regulation system due to being in overly high temperatures. The most common cause of heatstroke is being…Details
When summer sets in, heat-related illnesses are usually seen affecting humans. But many people ignore the fact that intense heat gravely affects pets, as the number of abandoned pets increases during summer, animal welfare advocates have warned.
Cats become very attached to places so if you are going away, try to find a responsible person to care for, and meet all of your cat’s welfare needs within his/her familiar home. Remember to leave them your vet’s telephone number and clear instructions on how to care for your pet. If you are boarding your cat,…Details
A cat that becomes overheated in summer can suffer from dehydration, shallow breathing, and can even get heatstroke. Keeping your cat cool is an important part of ensuring that he/she enjoys a safe and happy summer, especially if there’s a heat wave.
Pets have been found dumped in bins, boxes and even a cemetery in the run-up to the summer holidays as owners choose to abandon them rather than pay for their care while they are away. Money may also be spent on holidays and other summer “treats” rather than seeking vet attention for ill or newborn animals,…Details
Cats could not care less about expensive sport cars, magnificent villas or luxury fashion brands. They don’t care if you are rich or poor, dumb or bright, messy or neat, what kind of job you have or what social class you belong to.
Summer is known as “kitten season” because the warm weather acts as a catalyst for bringing intact female cats into heat, usually every 3 weeks. One female cat can squeeze out at least 2 litters during these months, many of whom will be euthanized because of lack of space in the shelters. Myth: They’re so…Details
Pooh was injured in some horrible traffic accident in a small Bulgarian village. No one knows what exactly happened but most likely he was hit by a car. A compassionate woman rushed the injured kitty to a vet clinic in Sofia, Bulgaria’s capital, where surgeon Vladislav Zlatinov examined the cat. Amputating Pooh’s back legs high up on…Details