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Getting a New Puppy or Kitten? Make Sure to Have it Spayed or Neutered!

Getting a new puppy or kitten is an exciting thing. There is so much to do when you finally get to bring it home, from buying the essentials and toys to finding a new vet. One other thing you should make sure to do as soon as possible is have your new furry friend spayed […]

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Your Cat’s Balance Issue May Be Related to an Ear Infection

Cats are known to be graceful and coordinated. They leap on and off of surfaces with ease, tend to land on their feet and generally have great balance. That’s why, if you see your cat tottering on its feet or consistently missing its landings when it jumps off its cat tree, you know something is […]

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Must-Have Pet Essentials for Travel

Going on a road trip with your pet can seem like a daunting experience. Most people assume that pets will immediately be stressed or hate travel, but many pets actually enjoy the ride, especially when their owners are calm and pack everything important. Regardless of whether your pet loves or hates traveling, it’s extremely important […]

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Feathers, Catnip and Strings, Oh My! Giving Your Cat Pet-Safe Toys

Cats love to play with toys of all kinds. But, much like a parent of a child needs to be careful about what toys are safe, so do pet parents when choosing playthings for their kittens and adult cats. There are a lot of cat toys available on the market, but not all of them […]

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Caring for Your Cat When It’s in Heat

Although it’s usually recommended to spay or neuter your cat as soon as possible, some female cats that are brought in as strays or adopted from a new litter go into heat before their pet parents can get the procedure done. For a female cat, being “in heat” is part of her natural reproductive cycle. […]

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Brrr: It’s Cold! Understanding Your Cat’s Body Temp

When adjusting your home’s temperature to keep yourself and your family comfortable, you probably don’t think twice about your cat. After all, if you’re comfortable, it’s likely that your cat is too, right? However, what a lot of people don’t realize is that a cat’s normal body temperature is not the same as a human’s. […]

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The Best Ways to Maintain Your Cat’s Beautiful Coat

Unless your cat is hairless, you’re probably used to seeing your cat with a fluffy, shiny coat of hair. But your cat’s coat is more than just a bunch of soft hairs to stroke. It actually plays a big role in its day-to-day life. Cat hair protects your cat from temperature shifts and keeps it […]

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Should Cats Wear Collars? Choosing the Right One for Your Kitten

It’s not uncommon to see a dog wearing a collar around its neck for both leash and identification purposes, but it appears different when it comes to cats. Not only are cats more finnicky when it comes to things around their necks, but many cat owners mistakenly believe their cat doesn’t need a collar because […]

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Is Your Cat Having A Reaction to Its Food? It Might Have an Issue with These Common Allergens

Allergies are a relatively common problem in cats. Whether they are caused by environmental allergens, flea bites or food, the symptoms of allergies can drive your cat crazy—from itchy, inflamed skin to vomiting and diarrhea. Food allergies are not as common as other types of cat allergies, but they can be frustrating to deal with […]

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A Bored Cat Can Wreak Destruction on Your Home

Cats are largely independent creatures, opting to do their own thing and spend time on their own. This might lead cat owners to believe that their cats are perfectly fine on their own most or all of the time, but this is not true. Without enough stimulation, cats can quickly become bored—especially when they’re inside-only […]

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