You probably know that cat pee can be incredibly difficult to get rid of completely. Even if you can’t smell it anymore, your cat might be able to, and they might be drawn by that scent to pee in the same place again. Here are the best ways to clean cat pee when it lands outside the litter box.
A blizzard is a dangerous winter storm that has large amounts of snow, winds in excess of 35 mph, and visibility less than a quarter mile. In other words, you and your pets do not want to be caught outside in one! Here are some things you should know about keeping kitty safe during a blizzard.
For many of us, the season brings a few challenges and dangers. When we plan for hazardous winter weather, it’s important to keep our whole families in mind, including our cats! Here are a few tips on how to prepare and keep your cats — and feral cats — safe during winter storms.
The winter months may be a time to stay cozy and warm, but when it comes to grooming your cat, they may not always be calm and quiet. Here are some tips to help make winter grooming a little better for you and your kitty.
Cat-proofing your Christmas tree doesn’t have to be boring or take away from your home’s Christmas cheer. Yes, you must take precautions to keep your cat safe, but with a little creativity, you can actually make cat-proofing for Christmas a fun activity.
Having a cat brings a lot of joy into your life. A constant companion who loves you and always “mews” for attention is pretty special. There are plenty of reasons to give gratitude to our feline companions, especially on Thanksgiving. Here are some of our favorites!
Cats have long been associated with Halloween. There are many legends and myths all throughout history that may have added to our modern connection between cats and this holiday. Here are a few that might provide some answers.
Halloween marks the beginning of the holiday season for us humans, but did you know that next to the 4th of July, this October holiday is the most dangerous time of year for our pets? Here are some things to watch out for and safety tips to guarantee your cat stays out of danger
Cats tend to be a lot more sensitive and emotional than most dogs, which is why you see far fewer cats dressed up for Halloween than dogs. Here’s how to determine if dressing up your cat is a good idea and, if so, how to pick a costume that won’t send you to the hospital for deep claw wounds!
Cats can become overly stimulated with too much pent-up energy and no good way to release it. Causes range from boredom to feeling insecure and even to stray cats getting too close to your property. Whatever the cause, these five solutions to aggression can make a huge difference in calming your kitty.
There’s a very familiar odor is wafting from that corner where you keep the litter box out of sight. And now that smell is taking over everything. What can you do? There are many different factors that can contribute to stinky litter, so here’s a primer to help you figure out the solution.
They say that a dog is man’s best friend, but every cat lover knows this isn’t accurate. Cats can also be our best friends, from sweet snuggles at night to head bumps and kneading during the day. We can form bonds with our fuzzy fur babies that truly are deep and long-lasting.
Cats are highly intelligent, motivated, and very trainable if you use the right tools. The best of these tools might just be clicker training. Here are the top five tricks you can teach your kitty within just a week or so.
Have you ever wondered why domestic cats purr but are never seen roaring? Meanwhile, big felines like lions can let out huge roars but never make a simple, happy purr sound. Scientists have a few ideas on why there’s such a divide between the two. Here’s the reason cats who purr don’t roar!
Every day, your cat goes to the litter box, walks around inside it, and even covers their business up before they leave. Then they may go straight to jumping on your nice kitchen counters, into your lap, or onto your dining room table. Is this sanitary? Have you ever wondered just how dirty your cat’s paws are?
Cats have all different forms of separation anxiety, ranging from very mild to all-out destructive. But what causes a cat to hate being alone, especially if the change in behavior comes out of nowhere? These causes of separation anxiety might surprise you.
What’s the best way to do a “cat handshake” and make a great feline first impression? Here are some tips for introducing yourself to a cat properly.
Cats thrive on feeling safe and secure. When their security disappears, a lot of behavior problems can suddenly appear, seemingly out of nowhere. Here are some major signs that your cat may be dealing with insecurity issues.
Has your cat ever meowed non-stop to get your attention? Did you ever wonder where they learned to do that? Well, it turns out that adult cats don’t actually meow to each other. Adult cats typically only meow at people, not other cats.
Have you ever tried to get your cat to take a pill, only to have them immediately spit it out on the floor, right in front of your feet? By following a few simple tips and tricks, you might make pill time a lot less traumatic for both of you.
Catnip is an herb, scientifically called Nepeta Cataria, which is part of the mint family. It drives some cats absolutely wild — but why? And why do some cats seem to not care about catnip at all?