Category Archives: Cats

Human Foods to Avoid in Cat’s Diet

Cats can like human food as much as they like their own food. But not all human foods make good cat treats. When you’re sitting at the dinner table and your cat comes ambling up, eagerly eyeing your meal, it can be tempting to slip him some of your food. It’s important to know, though,…
Read more

Caring For Older Cats

Cats can live to a ripe old age - over twenty in some cases - But did you know that your cat is considered 'mature' after the age of eight? As they age, your cat will require a little more monitoring and attention in order to be on the look out for any warning signs…
Read more

How to Brush Your Cat

Do you brush your cat regularly? Many people don't, because they assume their fastidious feline, who constantly self-grooms, doesn't need any help in that department. But the truth is, there are many benefits to brushing your cat either daily or several times a week – not the least of which is you're spending one-on-one time…
Read more

Health Benefits of Cat Ownership

17 Health Benefits of Cat Ownership When you think of items that can help you increase your health, you do not often think about pets. Especially, cat ownership may not come to mind. However, health professionals and researchers are finding that owning a cat can actually benefit your health. You can enjoy a number of…
Read more

Can Your Pet Catch Your Cold?

Can cats and dogs catch a cold from you? Different animals get different diseases but sometimes they can spread from species to species. When a disease spreads from a pet to a human or vice versa it is called a zoonotic disease. The common cold is thankfully not one of these diseases. What is the…
Read more

Cuteness Alert! – Cute Portraits of Animal Doppelgangers

Cuteness Alert! Animal siblings are absolutely adorable, but when they’re brothers from other mothers, that is, somehow, even cuter. Warren Photographic is an image library from the United Kingdom which specializes in animal photography and their latest trend of capturing incredibly similar animals of different species is rather popular. The most usual pairs are bunnies…
Read more

Help Your Cat Live Longer Healthier Life

Help Your Cat Live Longer Healthier Life We who love cats want our cats to live as long as possible, since they are members of our family. Although genetics may have an effect on how cats age, there are many things we can do to maximize our cats' life potential, starting when they first come…
Read more

Breed Profile – Magical Abyssinian Cat

Abyssinian History Although the Abyssinian is one of the oldest known breeds, there continues to be speculation and controversy concerning its history. In appearance, Abyssinians resemble the paintings and sculptures of ancient Egyptian cats which portray an elegant feline with a muscular body, beautiful arched neck, large ears and almond shaped eyes. Abys today still…
Read more

Woman Leaves $1.2 Million to Help Local Pets

Glenda Taylor DeLawder of Carter County, Tennessee, loved animals so much that she left local pets an incredibly generous gift in her will: her substantial estate. DeLawder, who passed away in November 2015, was described in her obituary as an "avid animal lover," but the recently announced gift gives new meaning to the phrase. "The gift…
Read more

Female Cats Vs. Male Cats

When choosing a cat to join your household, considering gender will help you determine what behaviors to expect. Regardless of gender, a kitten's personality may change when growing into adulthood. While each gender typically exhibits certain behaviors, consider the individual's personality before bringing the cat into your life. Altered Cats Neutered males and spayed females…
Read more

Growing Cat Grass Indoors

Growing cat grass indoors will keep your cats busy and entertain them. This way they don’t need to go outside for grazing, where the grass may be treated with pesticides and fertilizer! What is Cat Grass Cat grass is something cats love to gnaw on; it’s healthy too. Usually, grown from a mix of seeds…
Read more

The Top 5 Products Every Indoor Cat Needs

There's an ongoing debate over whether cats can happily spend their entire lives indoors or whether they need some outside time to truly be content. If, like me, you're in the indoor cat camp, you can choose certain supplies to ensure that your household pets are happy and enriched. 1.  Window Seat Just because your…
Read more

4 Odd Cat Sleeping Habits Explained

Odd Cat Sleeping Habits There are many feline behaviors that baffle us — but their odd sleeping habits might take the cake. For instance, why do cats need so much shut-eye (and still manage to wake us up so bright and early)? We’ve got answers to your most pressing questions about your kitty’s mysterious snoozing…
Read more

Cats Training and Behaviour

Cats Training tips: Growing Up Best time to start cats training is when they’re young. While we may not be able to teach cats to "sit" and "fetch" - they're far too proud for that! - we can certainly teach them the boundaries of the home, and how to make sure they're living according to…
Read more

4 Year Old With Alert Helps Save This Tiny Poor Kitten

4 Year Old With Alert Helps Save This Tiny Poor Kitten On a heavy rainy day, this boy was on his way to pre-school. Suddenly he heard some strange kitty meowing. He immediately decided to alert the passersby . He was the real hero in saving this kitty! Firefighter Captain Mitch Boyette and Daryle Harris…
Read more

How to Help Homeless Cats in the Winter

Street cats, alley cats, wild cats, feral cats, homeless cats … there are a lot of different names we give to these free ranging felines. Most of the time, they take care of themselves, scavenging and hunting for their meals while also depending on the kindnesses of cat lovers, but things can get a lot…
Read more