Treating and preventing pet bites
If you have a dog or cat, chances are you’ve had to deal with biting; here’s how to treat a bite wound on an animal or human, and prevent future bites.
Orphaned kittens find a new “mama”
A 2-year-old dog is doing double mothering duty, as the dog is not only caring for her newborn pups, but a litter of kittens, too. Elbert Bristow, 84 of Columbia, Ala., accidentally ran over the mother cat, named Kitty Kitty, shortly after she had given birth to six kittens. Coincidentally, his dog, Molly, had given […]
CatTime video of the week: Kittens watching…something
Five kittens who were saved by a non-profit Italian association, Telefondo Difesa Animali, are captivated by…something. Could it be a tennis match? Or maybe someone playing a motion-sensing video game? We may never know.
Socializing your kitten
If you want a cat who's confident and sociable, expose your kitten to lots of people, sights, sounds, and experiences. Learn the do's and don'ts of kitten socialization.
A dog and four kittens
An American Staffordshire Terrier dog is surrounded by four kittens: Which one will he pay attention to first?
Lots of cats have a reputation for being shy, running to hide under the bed when guests come over, or refusing to come out of their carrier at the veterinary clinic. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be that way. Your cat might never have the open and outgoing nature of a […]
Austrian firefighters disassemble car, save kitten
Vienna full of wieners? I think not. Residents in Austria’s capital city awoke to the sounds of mewing, only to find a kitten trapped under the hood of a parked car. Witnesses assumed lifting the hood to free the kitten would be the end of the matter. Not so. The animal fled and quickly took […]