How To Deal With A Food-Obsessed Cat
I've grown concerned over my cat's obsession with food. Anytime I'm in the kitchen, she cries and circles around my feet, begging for more. After a trip to the vet, I decided to try out these tips that might help you with your own food-obsessed cat.
Banana Day: Can Cats Eat Bananas?
April 17 is officially recognized as Banana Day! You'll probably be happy to know that most cats can occasionally eat bananas without problems, but there are exceptions. Here's what you should know about cats and bananas.
How To Tell If Your Cat Is In Pain And What To Do
If your cat is in pain, you may miss some of the signs if you don't know what to look for. Kitties don't typically display pain as overtly as other animals might. Here are a few signs that can help you tell if your cat is hurting.
Why Has My Cat Stopped Self-Grooming?
On average, cats clean themselves during half of their waking hours. So if your cat has suddenly stopped self-grooming, this can be a sign that something is very wrong, and they may need to go to the vet right away. Here's what you should know.
Cat Obesity: Causes & How To Tell If Your Cat Is Overweight
Currently, in the United States, veterinarians estimate that about 60 percent of the feline patients seen are either overweight or obese. Even more alarming is the fact that many cat owners fail to recognize that their cats are overweight.
Are Lilies Dangerous For Cats?
This is especially important to talk about around Easter, as many people bring home Easter lilies without considering the danger they present to pets. If you have cats in your family, read on and think twice about bringing those beautiful lilies home!
10 Things Cat Owners Need To Throw Out Right Now
It can be tough to keep up with replacing and repairing all the stuff that we need to take care of our cats, but it's important. Old, expired, or worn-out items can be a health hazard for our feline family members.
When Should You Give Your Cat A Bath?
Cats may be great at keeping themselves clean, but sometimes they need a little extra help from their humans. There are circumstances where bathing is necessary, especially for cats who have trouble cleaning themselves.
Why Does My Cat Eat Plastic?
You may have noticed that your cat is starting to eat items that are not food, like plastic. It can be dangerous and present choking hazards or cause gastrointestinal blockage. This behavior is called Feline pica, and here's what you should know about it.
St. Patrick’s Day Safety Tips For You And Your Cat
Shamrocks, parades, pots o’ gold, green beer—they're all part of St. Patrick’s Day! But there are a few hazards all cat owners should keep in mind before their festivities—and we aren't just talking about leprechauns.