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  • Plants That Are Toxic To Your Cat

    Plants That Are Toxic To Your Cat

    A surprising number of plants can be harmful to your cat, sometimes producing mild symptoms like an upset stomach, and sometimes resulting in death.

  • Cats And Carriers: The Ins And Outs

    Cats And Carriers: The Ins And Outs

    Although most cats like to hide in boxes, they seem to have a built in aversion to cat carriers.

  • Holiday Safety Tips For Cat Lovers

    Holiday Safety Tips For Cat Lovers

    As humans prepare for the holidays, what may be safe for them may be deadly for cats; here are 5 hazards and one benefit to what's been called "the greatest time of year."

  • Changing Your Life For Your Cats

    Changing Your Life For Your Cats

    Bringing a living, breathing animal into your home isn't like adding a new throw pillow for the couch or sofa; it requires patience and even a lifestyle change.

  • Birdwatching: Enrichment for cats

    Birdwatching: Enrichment for cats

    Cats do best when they have a variety of stimulating activities to choose from during the day. Toys and playmates are two great options, but a strategically placed bird feeder may end up one of the most popular choices in your home’s toolbox of cat stimuli. Since many indoor cats enjoy birdwatching, take advantage of […]

  • Feline photo fun from Fresh Step

    Feline photo fun from Fresh Step

    Admit it: you’ve often wondered what’s going on inside your cat’s furry little head, right? Maybe she’s thinking of distant lands… posing in front of the Eiffel Tower, a bowl of crème at her paws. Or he could beon safari, communing with long lost ancestral family members. Well, now’s your chance to give your cat […]

  • Moving or traveling with cats? Here’s help.

    Moving or traveling with cats? Here’s help.

    Thorough guidelines and useful tips to keep you and your cat sane during one of the most stressful life events: Moving into a new home or a new apartment.

  • The catio: Safely giving your cat the outdoors

    The catio: Safely giving your cat the outdoors

    Catios are one way to give your cat a taste of the great outdoors without letting the feline outside and susceptible to predators, cars, and other dangers.