Your cat probably has a life expectancy of twelve to 18 years. That’s a pretty long time, but it’s not nearly enough. Of course, our cats can’t live forever, but we can certainly take steps to make our time with them last as long as possible.
Despite the cliché about fighting like cats and dogs, it’s perfectly possible for the two species to live happily under one roof. To keep your home a peaceable kingdom, you’ll want to arm yourself with some know-how before introducing a new dog to your resident feline.
Cats are savvy communicators, using nearly every part of their bodies to “talk.” They express their needs and wants in a variety of ways, especially through their body language. Here are a few things your cat may be trying to communicate to you.
There are very few people who can resist the lure of tuning in to a good cat video. That might be why some cat videos are so ridiculously popular on YouTube! Here’s a roundup of the greatest YouTube cat videos of all time, which we’ve compiled using the platform’s total view counts.
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, with some early kitten socialization training, it doesn’t have to be that way.
A feline can accidentally escape even the safest of homes. Even the most diligent cat parents make mistakes. If that does happen to you and your beloved pet, here are some tips to help you find your lost kitty and bring them back home.
Can cats “see” music? Apparently this one can — watch as she tries to “catch” the sound waves from “The Sound of Violence” by Cassius. Cats have great hearing. In fact, there are a lot of amazing facts about cat ears that you may not know!
As humans, we all know how important it is to undergo regular dental check ups, but are you aware that it’s also vital to stay on top of your cat’s dental health? Here’s what you need to know about cat cavities.
So you’ve made the decision to adopt and bring your first cat into your home. That’s great! Of course, when you bring a cat into your household, you can expect a few things will change — both for your cat’s safety and for their comfort. Here’s what you can do.
National Pet Fire Safety Day: Tips To Keep Your Cat Safe From Candles, Stoves, Space Heaters, & Fires
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) says pets are responsible for over 1,000 house fires every year in the United States. Being prepared and following safety tips could save your cat’s life, as well as your own. Here are some tips to prevent fires and keep your cat safe in an emergency.
You can always take some steps to up your cat-picture-taking game. You don’t even need a fancy camera to do it. You can just snap great photos with your phone! Here are a few easy tips to start taking better camera phone pics of your cat.
Cats are used to being treated like royalty. They’ve been worshiped, pampered and adored by humans since ancient times. Today’s cats are just as regal and royal as they ever were, and if the number of cat memes out there is any indication, we certainly haven’t stopped worshiping them!
When picking a shelter cat, you need to do a bit of prep work to ensure that you’re making the right choice for you and your family. Here are some things you should do when choosing a shelter cat to adopt into your family.
If you want to have a multi-species household, pet friendliness may be something you’re looking for in a new cat. Some breeds are naturally more pet friendly than others. That’s why we’ve come up with a list of the most naturally pet-friendly cat breeds.
When it comes to using a litter box, many new cat parents have questions that they’re embarrassed to ask. Well, if that’s the case for you, you’ve come to the right place! Let’s run through some common questions cat parents have and some litter box tips to get you and your new cat ready.
Even indoor cats might get outside on accident from time to time. It’s important to be aware of the dangers your kitty could face, even if you don’t intend to let them roam. Here’s a list of the ten creatures most likely to attack pet cats.
If you’ve ever seen your furry friend playing with it, you already know that catnip isn’t just a clever name. The plant’s effects on cats have been known for centuries, but there’s plenty to this feel-good herb that you might not know.
The 4th of July is on the way, and that means backyard barbecues, fireworks, and party guests dressed in red, white, and blue. Unfortunately, it also means dangers for our cats that we need to watch out for. Here are some safety tips.
While you’re out shooting off bottle rockets and capping off celebrations at a 4th of July fireworks show, shelter intake centers and city animal control officers are prepping for July 5th — what is annually the busiest day of the year for shelter intakes.
The kitty in this video is pretty clever. This smart feline has figured out how to open the door for all the Yorkshire Terrier buddies waiting to come inside! Watch the video and share with someone who could use a smile today!
With the summer weather here again, your kitty might be taking full advantage of the sunshine. Longer days means more time to lie in the sunny spots next to the window. But is it safe to let your cat lie in the sun all day?