Feline Obesity Is Your Fault, Not Your Cat’s
With feline obesity being a real and common problem, I'm always surprised by how many cat owners seem relatively clueless about about how much food their cat is meant to be eating -- whether to maintain weight or trim a couple of pounds.
World Rabies Day Is September, 28th: Vaccinate Your Pets
September 28 is World Rabies Day; U.S. vets are educating pet owners about symptoms and the importance of keeping your pets’ vaccinated against the disease.
Debating Keeping Your Cat Indoors, Or Letting Them Outside Sometimes?
Should you let your cat outside, or keep her inside? We examine the pros and cons on both sides, and provide safety tips and advice to keep your cat safe — in both areas.
Should I Make My Cat Work For Food?
A new study shows that indoor cats who work for their food are happier and healthier and exhibit less destructive or aggressive behavior.
5 Reasons To Schedule Your Cat’s Routine Vet Exam Today
August 22nd is Take Your Cat To The Veterinarian Day - learn why scheduling a routine check-up is vital for your cat!
Why Has My Cat Stopped Using The Litter Box?
My cat is peeing in my laundry basket. Is she mad at me?
Top 10 Most Serious Cat Diseases
Almost a dozen of the deadliest diseases for a dog or cat are examined along with treatments, mortality rates, and potential cures for the afflictions.
Why Is My Cat Losing Weight?
My 12 year cat is losing weight, so I've been giving her extra food. She eats all of it and begs for more, but she isn't putting the weight back on.
5 Amazing Ways Your Cat Stays Cool In The Summer
These are the ways cats seem to be so cool no matter how hot it is outside.
Summer Safety For Your Cat
By following these simple guidelines, you can ensure your cat enjoys summer safely.
Is It Dangerous To Let My Cat Lie In The Sun
My white cat likes to sleep in the sun. Sometimes her ears and nose look red after she's spent time in a sunny spot. Should I be worried?
Keeping Cats Safe: Hidden Danger Of Household Toxins In Your Trash
Household garbage poses the single, largest threat to any animal's health.
Keeping Your Cat Fit
Diabetes, Fatty liver syndrome, and arthritis are a few diseases that occur in overweight cats, but you can get a feline to lose weight through diet and exercise.
How To Find A New Veterinarian For Your Cat
"I just moved across the country and need to find a new vet. What questions should I be asking potential DVMs and how should I make my decision?"
Alternative Medicine For Cats With Cancer?
Cats with cancer are often treated with both conventional therapies such as surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy, plus many alternative therapies including dietary therapy, herbal therapy, acupuncture, homeopathy, and nutritional supplementation.
Last Friday In April Is National Hairball Awareness Day
Knowing a bit about your cat's hairball habits might just save his life.
Worm And Parasite Prevention In Cats
How can I prevent my cat from getting worms?
Are Vaccines Necessary For Indoor Cats?
Question: My cat lives indoors. Are vaccines necessary? Answer: Like many veterinarians, I wish I had a quick and simple answer, but there is no “one size fits all” solution to the complex (and sometimes controversial) question of what vaccines should be given to cats. Some people hesitate to vaccinate their cats due to concerns […]
How To Remove A Tick From Your Cat
It's a dirty job but someone has to do it. Ticks can cause diseases that can kill your cat, be sure to remove them ASAP and remove them properly or you could cause more harm.
3 Ingredients You Definitely Want To See In Your Pet’s Food
Have you ever taken a look at what goes into your pet’s food? There are several dozen ingredients in your average dog or cat food, it’s important to know what's important.