Categories for Cat Health

March Is Pet Poison Awareness Month

March 1, 2024 8:50 pm Published by

As a pet owner, it’s essential to be aware of the potential dangers that can harm our furry companions. March is Pet Poison Awareness Month, a time to educate ourselves about common household items, plants, foods, and medications that can be harmful to our pets. Taking the necessary precautions and knowing what to do in case of an emergency can help keep our pets safe and healthy. In this blog post, we will explore some of the most common pet poisons and steps you can take to prevent accidental exposure. Common Household Poisons for Pets Our homes contain many everyday... View Article

What to Know About Cat Dental Exams at Home & With Your Vet

January 27, 2024 4:46 pm Published by

Dental health is vital for our feline friends, as it plays a crucial role in their overall well-being. Just like humans, cats can suffer from dental issues, including gum disease, tooth decay, and oral infections. Regular dental exams are essential to detect and prevent these problems. In this blog post, we will discuss what you need to know about cat dental exams, both at home and with your vet. The Importance of Cat Dental Exams: Cat dental exams are essential because they allow early detection of dental problems and prevent them from progressing into more serious conditions. Untreated dental issues... View Article

The Importance of Annual Checkups for Your Cat

January 17, 2024 4:46 pm Published by

As cat owners, we are responsible for our pet’s health and well-being. While we may provide them with a loving home and proper nutrition, regular veterinary care is equally crucial. Annual checkups are an essential part of keeping your cat healthy and detecting any potential health issues early on. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of annual checkups for your cat and why they should be a priority in your pet care routine. Prevention and Early Detection Regular checkups give veterinarians the opportunity to evaluate your cat’s overall health and identify any potential problems. Cats are skilled... View Article

Bringing Home Your New Kitten

November 7, 2023 5:27 pm Published by

Congratulations on welcoming a new member into your family! Bringing home a new kitten is an exciting time, but it also requires some preparation and special care. In order to ensure a smooth transition for both you and your furry friend, there are a few things to keep in mind. This blog post will guide you through the essential steps to take when bringing home your new kitten. 1. Preparing your home: Before your new kitten arrives, it is important to kitten-proof your home. Kittens are naturally curious and love to explore, so removing any potentially dangerous objects or substances... View Article

Kitten Development Milestones to Watch For

November 7, 2023 3:05 pm Published by

Bringing home a new furball of joy is an exhilarating experience, especially when it’s a tiny, adorable kitten! These little bundles of fur grow rapidly, learning and developing new skills each day. In this blog post, we will explore the key developmental milestones to watch for as your kitten grows. Understanding these milestones will not only help you monitor their progress but also ensure you provide them with the necessary care, guidance, and enrichment during this critical phase. 1. Birth to Two Weeks: The Neonatal Stage During the first two weeks of a kitten’s life, they are referred to as... View Article

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