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Mike Clark

Head Editor at DogTime.com and CatTime.com. Has a side hustle as a joke writer. Former professional dog walker and pet sitter at Windy City Paws.

    Should I Make My Cat Work For Food?

    Hold on! Isn’t forcing your cat to work for food cruel? Well except in cases where physical health, disability, or limited mobility prevents it, it’s actually beneficial for cats to use their brains to find food for themselves. Here’s what you should know.

    by Mike Clark
    September 16th

    Can Cats Eat Cheese? Is Cheese Safe For Cats?

    The answer to that question is technically yes, most cats can safely eat small, infrequent servings of cheese. However, there are many exceptions, so it is very important that you consult your veterinarian before sharing cheese — or any human foods — with your cat.

    by Mike Clark
    September 10th

    Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day: 5 Ways To Memorialize Your Cat

    August 28th is Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day — a day to celebrate the lives of the cats and other pets who touched our lives and are no longer with us. Whether or not you believe in the Rainbow Bridge, this day is a good opportunity to think about the cats that have been so special to you and to honor their memories.

    by Mike Clark
    August 27th

    10 Ways Your Life Will Change When You Adopt A Cat

    When you adopt a cat, especially one who’s been longing for a loving forever home, you’re welcoming a ball of fur into your life that will shape the way you live, change the way you love, and leave you a different, better person.

    by Mike Clark
    August 25th

    10 Jobs Cats Could Probably Do Better Than Humans

    It’s a good thing our cats don’t go out and get careers for themselves because there are plenty of jobs cats can do better than humans, and we’d be replaced by felines in a heartbeat. Well, maybe they wouldn’t do the work perfectly, but they still have skills that we just lack.

    by Mike Clark
    August 18th

    How To Spot & Reduce Separation Anxiety In Cats

    Cats are fairly independent animals, so it may come as a surprise that separation anxiety in cats isn’t all that uncommon. Separation anxiety can be the root of many unwanted behaviors, and reducing your cat’s anxiety will keep them happier, healthier, and less destructive when you leave home.

    by Mike Clark
    August 18th

    National Relaxation Day: 6 Best Ways To Chill With Your Cat

    August 15th is National Relaxation Day — a day to take it easy and relieve some stress, and your best furry friend can certainly help with that. Being around cats can help reduce blood pressure, anxiety, loneliness, and plenty of other things that stress us out.

    by Mike Clark
    August 13th

    5 Feline Gods & Goddesses Your Cat Could Be Related To

    Felines have been worshiped as deities around the world since ancient times, so if your cat seems high and mighty, it could just be the spark of divinity that still lives within them from their cat-god ancestors. Here are a few feline deities that your cat could be related to!

    by Mike Clark
    August 10th

    Cataracts In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    If you’ve noticed a change in your cat’s eye color or their vision seems impaired, you may suspect cataracts of being the cause. Cataracts are sometimes viewed as a condition that only affects the eyes of seniors, but this is not the case with cats.

    by Mike Clark
    July 29th

    Cat Facts: Why Do So Many Cats Have Extra Toes?

    Cats with extra toes are called “polydactyl” cats, and they aren’t all that uncommon. In fact, a polydactyl cat even made it to the White House. President Theodore Roosevelt had a cat with extra toes named Slippers. Here’s what you should know about felines with extra toes.

    by Mike Clark
    July 28th

    6 Things Your Cat Probably Loves More Than Food

    There are few things in this world that cats love more than food. Even feral cats who have no desire to interact with humans usually won’t turn down a free meal. For something to grab a kitty’s attention over filling their belly, it has to be pretty important.

    by Mike Clark
    July 28th

    5 Eating Disorders That Affect Cats

    Most cats love food, but for some, eating disorders can cause health concerns. While human eating disorders are well known, feline eating disorders aren’t commonly understood. Here are five cat eating disorders that you should know about.

    by Mike Clark
    July 22nd

    How Are Cats Liquid? [WITH PICTURES]

    Cats have the uncanny abilities to look like they are taking the shape of any container or to almost impossibly slip through cracks and openings that seem way too small — but how? Are cats liquid?

    by Mike Clark
    July 19th
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