FIV-Feline Immunodeficiency Virus: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) is an infectious disease found in cats that’s often compared to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It weakens the immune system of infected cats and makes them susceptible to infections and diseases that don’t normally attack healthy felines. Here’s what you should know.

by CatTime
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How Good Nutrition Can Improve Your Pet’s Coat & Skin Health

According to VCA, about 25 percent of vet visits for dogs are due to skin problems. When nutrition issues are at the root of those problems, they are often due to unbalanced diets, either due to their being poorly homemade or poor-quality commercial foods.

by Amanda K. Fowler
March 4th

5 Natural Digestive Health Tips for Pets

Modern life has led to a rise in microbiome-associated disorders and inflammatory diseases in our pets. That makes it all the more critical for us to pay attention and keep our pets’ digestive systems in top shape. Here are a few natural ways to help your pups and kitties maintain a healthy gut.

by Brian Sweeney
March 4th

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How To Make Sure Your Pet Actually Wants To Take Their Vitamins

Just when you think you’re clever by burying that tablet into a mound of peanut butter or mixing it into their food, your pet proudly leaves their vitamins in the clean bowl behind them, But that doesn’t mean you have to give up on giving them their vitamins. Here are a few tips!

by Amanda K. Fowler
March 4th

What Are Feral Cats And Feral Cat Colonies?

A feral cat is one who has either never had contact with people, or they’ve forgotten their time with humans. Ferals live on city streets, in alleys and parks. They could be wherever there is a supply of food, water, and shelter. Here’s what you should know.

by Meleva Steiert
March 3rd

9 Of The Most Serious Cat Diseases You Should Watch For

When you bring your cat in for a check-up, your veterinarian may draw blood or recommend preventative care routines, like a dental cleaning or grooming. But what are some of the most common serious ailments for cats that your veterinarian wants to help you prevent and control? Here’s what you should know.

by CatTime
March 3rd
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