Kitten As A Christmas Present: Good Or Bad Idea?

Many cat lovers may toy with the idea of giving their family or a friends a kitten for Christmas. It can be tempting to give an adorable furball as a present. But along with all of that cuteness comes a lot of responsibility. If you want to give someone a kitten as a present, here are a few rules to follow.

by Maggie Clancy
14 Hours Ago

Let’s Talk About Holiday Safety Tips For Cat Lovers

Watching a kitten climb the stem of a Christmas tree is undeniably adorable, but beware! Danger lurks, as well. The Holiday Season is fraught with peril for curious kitties who are easily overlooked in the commotion and rush. Let’s talk about cat holiday safety tips!

by CatTime
14 Hours Ago

Can Cats Eat Cheez-Its? Are Cheez-Its Safe For Cats?

There is no short yes or no answer as to whether cats can eat Cheez-Its. Just like other baked crackers including Goldfish Crackers, the ingredients might not be technically poisonous to your cat. But there’s little in the way of nutritional value in Cheez-Its for a cat.

by Phillip Mlynar
November 30th

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How To Tell If Your Cat Is Losing Their Hearing

You can pick up on the early signs of feline hearing loss by paying attention to certain behaviors, like your cat becoming less responsive to sounds you make, sleeping heavier than usual, or meowing louder than normal. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
November 26th

6 Cat Breeds That Behave A Lot Like Dogs

Certain cat breeds act more canine than feline with traits like sociability, increased need for affection, an affinity for water, playing fetch, greeting their humans, and even learning basic dog-like commands — all things that most cats just don’t seem to have the time for!

by Alexandra Cannon
November 26th

Top 5 Thanksgiving Safety Tips For Cat Lovers

Thanksgiving is a holiday to spend with friends and family, and that includes our cats. But some parts of our Turkey Day celebrations just aren’t safe for our feline friends. Before you defrost the turkey and welcome guests, read these Thanksgiving safety tips all cat lovers should keep in mind this holiday.

by CatTime
November 25th
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