Outdoor cats face many dangers lurking outside that can harm–or even kill–our beloved felines. Here are a few reasons indoor cats tend to be safer and live longer, and why you should keep your kitty inside your home if at all possible.
We’ve collected 50 of the most memorable cat quips spoken or put to pen by famous people from all walks of life. Read the funny, heartwarming, and profound quotes about cats below, uttered by such luminaries as Albert Einstein, Emily Dickinson, and Ernest Hemingway!
One of the more stressful parts of cat ownership is bringing a new cat into a home with a resident cat. But there are some steps you can take to help make the transition a peaceful one. Here’s a week-by-week guide to a good first impression.
World Spay Day is observed on the last Tuesday in February every year. It’s a day to promote awareness and encourage pet owners to have their female animals spayed–as well as neutering their male pets–to keep the pet population under control.
Kittens are endlessly fun and impossibly cute, but it’s also important to know exactly what you’re getting into when you adopt. Here’s a checklist for when you bring home a new kitten, including essential play, biting, and litter box tips.
While White House dogs get plenty of media attention, cats have also been running the show at times, comforting–and probably secretly influencing–our country’s leaders. Here’s a list of all the US Presidents’ cats and their names.
Looking for a little romance on Valentine’s Day? Make sure and look out for your pet’s safety, too, as items that show affection can be deadly for dogs and cats. Here are some tips for keeping furry family members safe on this holiday.
It’s February, and that means that Valentine’s Day is on our minds again. Of course, we want to spend this special day with our one true love–cats! Here are some kitties who would like to wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day just in time for the big day on February 14th!
Periodontal disease–or gum disease–is one of the most common diseases your cat might suffer from. About 70 percent of cats over the age of three have some form of oral disease. Here’s what you should know.
Your little baby is all grown up and about ready to be spayed if she’s a girl or neutered if he’s a boy. What should you expect before, during, and after the operation? Here are a few things you should know to prepare for the spaying or neutering procedure.
February is Pet Dental Health Month, so it’s a great time to learn about taking care of your cat’s teeth and mouth. Dental problems are some of the most common issues vets see in their patients. So does your cat really need dental care? Let’s dig into the answer.
Spaying or neutering your cat is one of the best things you can do for your pet’s health. During Spay/Neuter Awareness Month in February, take some time to learn about the health benefits of these important procedures.
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) reports 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats have some kind of oral disease by the age of three. That’s why National Pet Dental Health Month, observed all through February, is so important.
February is Responsible Pet Owners Month, and its a great time to learn about ways to keep your cat in shape and in good health. A solid diet and exercise program can help your cat get out of life in the fat lane and help them live longer.
Cats seem to see things we just can’t. Maybe they’re not seeing ghostly apparitions, but they certainly seem to be paying attention to something–and we humans don’t always know what that something might be. Is the idea of cats seeing forms of light and energy that we humans can’t based in any truth or science?
Cats and kittens can be delightful additions to a family, and between nine and twelve years of age, children start to become more responsible, making this an ideal time to get a cat. Here are a few things to keep in mind that will help your cats and kids stay safe around one another!
It’s heartbreaking to think about a mama cat not accepting her babies, and you may be wondering why it even happens at all. The reasons are many and include a lack of maternal instincts, disease, and deformity among others. Here are some reasons a mother cat might abandon or reject her kittens.
January 21st is Squirrel Appreciation Day! To celebrate, here’s one from the way back files! A cat named Tammy fed, washed, and took care of two abandoned baby squirrels as if they were her own kittens. Watch and share the video to show some appreciation for our furry, rodent friends!
Whether it’s a sharp sweater, a warm jacket, or yes, an adorable turtle costume, tons of pet parents have played dress up with their four-legged friends. National Dress Up Your Pet Day on January 14th is the perfect day to celebrate your pet’s impeccable fashion sense.
National Dress Up Your Pet Day is January 14th, and you may be thinking about dressing your kitty up in a cute bow tie or a sweater. But before you dress kitty up as, step back and think about your cat and his or her personality. Here’s a quick guide to see if it’s right for your cat to dress up.
We’re ready to start the countdown and ring in 2020, and some of our feline friends are joining the fun. Make sure to play this at your New Year’s Eve party and crank the volume really loud. Everyone will appreciate it!