The first thing to consider is whether your cat really needs to wear a collar. Some people need to attach magnetic or electronic keys to a collar in order to give the cat access through the cat flap. Others wish to have some form of visual identification (rather than just microchipping) in case the cat…Details
When you have a fully stocked first aid kit for your cat, you’ll be prepared for anything from scratches to allergic reactions and even broken bones until you can get your cat to the vet! These are some basic items that should be included: A list of important phone numbers such as your vet’s, nearest…Details
There’s a stigma our society has placed on cat people. You know who they are. They’re the ones with cat hair all over their clothing: They’re the “crazy” cat people. Crazy Cat People Save Lives These crazy cat people don’t buy thousand-dollar Siamese cats as their constant companions. In fact, don’t even mention the idea…Details
The key point is hydration. The goal is the increased longevity of your pet. The better your cat’s hydration status, the less an organ like the kidney has to “work” to do its job. And, the resulting goal is that your cat would live longer by not having this disease process (renal failure) occur so…Details
Water is an essential nutrient for life, health and vitality. Water is the main constituent of cells, tissues and organs acts as a lubricant and shock absorber is the medium in which all transport systems of the body function maintains the vascular volume and enables blood circulation performs the critical function of transporting nutrients and…Details
What can you do to help your senior cat? Here are some tips: Schedule regular visits with your veterinarian. Your cat needs to be examined at least yearly if it appears healthy, as many diseases are hidden and not apparent. Remember it is much cheaper to prevent disease than it is to treat it! Ask for…Details
Though feline affection is often comforting and absolute purr-fection, sometimes their need to be around you at all times isn’t always convenient, especially when you’re trying to cook. Ah yes, cats love the kitchen countertop! but Why? Naturally, kitchen counters can be tempting because there’s food up there and it plays into a cat’s natural…Details
Take special care of your pets after the tornado has passed. Your home may be a very different place after a disaster, which can be very distressing for your pets.
Helping feral cats can be very rewarding. There are many options for you to be involved.
While direct violence is the most obvious form of animal cruelty, animal neglect is by far the most common type of abuse to which animal control officers respond.