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I’m Adopting a Cat. Now What?

June 27, 2023 8:28 pm Published by

I’m Adopting a Cat. Now What? Congratulations on your decision to adopt a cat! Bringing a furry friend into your home can be a rewarding and life-changing experience. However, it’s important to be prepared before welcoming your new feline companion. In this blog post, we will discuss the essential steps you need to take when adopting a cat, from preparing your home to meeting their nutritional and healthcare needs. 1. Preparing Your Home Before bringing your new cat home, it’s crucial to prepare your living space to ensure their safety and comfort. Here are a few key steps to take:... View Article

How to Pet & Handle Cats

June 7, 2023 8:25 pm Published by

How to Pet & Handle Cats Cats have captured the hearts of humans for centuries with their mysterious and independent nature. While some cats may be more aloof than others, building a strong bond through proper petting and handling techniques can help foster trust and strengthen the relationship between you and your feline friend. Understanding Cat Behavior Before delving into the specifics of petting and handling, it’s important to understand cat behavior. Cats are known for their unique body language and communication methods. They communicate through a combination of vocalizations, body postures, and facial expressions. Respecting Boundaries Respecting a cat’s... View Article

How to Trim a Cat’s Nails Safely

May 27, 2023 9:25 pm Published by

How to Trim a Cat’s Nails Safely As a cat owner, it’s essential to keep your cat’s nails trimmed. This helps prevent scratching on furniture, people, and other items. However, trimming your cat’s nails is not always easy, and it can be a bit daunting at first. Here’s a complete guide on how to trim a cat’s nails safely. Preparing for the Nail Trimming Session Before you start trimming your cat’s nails, you should prepare yourself and your cat for the session. Here are some tips: – Choose a quiet and comfortable location where your cat will feel relaxed. A... View Article

How to Build a Catio for Your Cat

April 27, 2023 9:53 pm Published by

How to Build a Catio for Your Cat Have you ever thought about building a catio for your cat? A catio is an enclosed space that can allow your cat to enjoy the outdoors while remaining safe from dangers such as predators, traffic, or harsh weather. It also provides a perfect place for your kitty to catch some fresh air, sunbathe, stretch, and play outside without causing trouble. Here are some steps to help you build your DIY catio. 1. Plan The first step towards building a catio is to plan. Think about the size, location, and design of your... View Article

Indoor Vs Outdoor Cats – Should You Let Your Kitty Roam?

March 27, 2023 9:48 pm Published by

Indoor Vs Outdoor Cats – Should You Let Your Kitty Roam? There are many factors to consider when deciding whether to let your cat roam or keep them indoors. Your kitty’s environment can affect their health, behavior, and lifespan. Keeping your cat inside ensures they are safer from cars, other cats, and wildlife. They are also less likely to be exposed to dangerous diseases. Disease While indoor cats may be at lower risk for contracting disease than their outdoor counterparts, zoonotic diseases can still cause illness or death. These infections can occur through bites, scratches, and airborne transmission, as well as... View Article

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