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Is My Cat Overweight? Signs and Symptoms

August 1, 2022 12:00 am Published by

Is my cat overweight? As a cat owner, you might wonder whether your cat has gained unnecessary weight. Cat obesity is not a welcome healthcare aspect, and it’s essential to indicate that it has some severe healthcare challenges. An over weight cat has a higher chance of recording serious healthcare problems. Could your cat be overweight? Here are some of the signs and symptoms you need to check. 1. Loss of a visible waistline Usually, you should be able to see a waistline on your cat when you look down at them from above. Your cat might be overweight if... View Article

Introducing A New Cat To Your Home

June 1, 2022 12:00 am Published by

Introducing a new cat into your home can be a big issue for your existing pets. This is because the other cats or pets might initially view the incoming cat as a threat. The following are things to look out for when bringing a new cat home. Consider your existing cat’s needs Energy levels: It is ideal to adopt a cat of a similar age with the same energy level as the existing ones. For instance, it might seem like a ten-year-old cat would get excited by a kitten, but it is likely the older cat will be constantly upset by the kitten... View Article

How to Wash an Adult Cat for the First Time

January 18, 2022 9:59 pm Published by

Cats are born with the ability to bathe themselves; however, some circumstances require owners to wash their cats, such as when they have fleas or get covered in a toxic, sticky substance. There might come a day when a pet parent must wash their cat for the first time. When that day comes, help the process go a lot smoother with this guide for cat washing. Gather supplies, and fill the tub The first step in any guide for cat washing is to gather all your supplies. You will need special cat shampoo, towels, treats, toys, a hair dryer and... View Article

Reasons Why Your Feline Friend Needs a Cat Tree

January 4, 2022 9:59 pm Published by

New cat owners make sure they purchase all the essentials: food, bowls, bedding, toys and a collar. Plenty of other cat products dominate the market, making it hard to decipher what’s necessary and what’s a luxury. This leads many pet parents to ask, “Do cats need a cat tree?” They sure do! If you’re on the fence about these carpet towers, the following benefits of a cat tree for your cat will sway you to purchase one. Cat trees provide high perches Cat trees are tall structures that provide platforms at various levels. While these are fun to explore, cats... View Article

Seven Fun and Safe Ways to Play with Your Cat

December 21, 2021 8:25 pm Published by

Cats have a reputation for being “lazy,” since they sleep all day, but they need more activity than that reputation implies. All cats need play for mental and physical stimulation. If you want to make sure your cat doesn’t mistake 3 a.m. for the perfect playtime, it’s a good idea to give them plenty of dedicated play during your waking hours. Most of us have seen cats play with small stuffed catnip toys, or bat around feathers on a string. However, they can also play more structured games. Here are seven different ways you can play with your cat, without... View Article

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