Health

What Can I Do If My Cat Isn’t Getting Enough Exercise?

Many cats, seem quite happy to have a lazy lifestyle every day if left to their own devices, especially indoor cats. But there are steps you can take to ensure that your cat is getting adequate exercise. Here are a few ways you can help a cat stay active and healthy.

by Phillip Mlynar
5 Hours Ago

Can Cats Eat Cranberries? Are Cranberries Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat cranberries? The short answer is yes, cats can safely eat cranberries. Although, as is often the case with human foods and felines, there are some big exceptions and sensible precautions you should definitely take. Here’s what you need to know about cranberries and cats.

by Phillip Mlynar
6 Hours Ago

Can Cats Eat Pickles? Are Pickles Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat pickles? The short answer is no, cats shouldn’t really eat pickles. While the cucumbers most pickles are made from aren’t poisonous to cats on their own, pickles definitely contain way too much salt for a feline diet. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
January 14th

Pet Parent Problems: Why Has My Cat Stopped Using The Litter Box?

Cats are usually fastidious animals. They like to keep things clean. So when a cat stops using the litter box, it can be a cause of concern for pet parents not only for the sake of their carpets, floors, and furniture, but also for their cats’ health and well being.

by Pets Unlimited Veterinary Staff
January 12th

Can Cats Eat Onions? Are Onions Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat onions? The short answer is no, cats can’t safely eat onions. While the tiniest amount might not cause any noticeable illness, onions are dangerous to cats in most cases, not least because of the fact that they can cause anemia. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
January 8th

Can Cats Eat Celery? Is Celery Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat celery? The short answer is yes. The vegetable actually has a lot of health benefits for a cat, mostly in the form of its high vitamin and fiber content. But as always, you must ask your vet before sharing any human foods with your cat, including celery.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 29th

Pet Parent Problems: My Cat Is Drinking More Water Than Usual

Cats can be private about their day-to-day habits, like grooming, using the litter box, and drinking. So if you’re noticing your cat is spending more time at the water bowl — or faucet, or your water glass — then it’s likely a significant change. Here’s some expert advice.

by CatTime
December 28th

Can Cats Eat Carrots? Are Carrots Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat carrots? The short answer is yes, cats can safely eat carrots. In fact, carrots can actually be a healthy addition to your cat’s diet mainly due to the vegetable’s vitamin content. But as always, you must ask your vet before sharing any human foods with your cat, including carrots.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 22nd

Do Cats Hibernate In The Winter?

The outside temperature is dropping, the days are growing shorter, and your cats don’t seem to play as much. What’s going on? Are they cold, sick, or simply hibernating? Here’s some information that can help you determine what’s going on with your cat in the winter months.

by Susan Pi
December 21st

Hypothermia In Cats: Symptoms And What To Do

If your cat gets outside in cold temperatures, you’re going to need to find them quickly. If they’ve been out long enough, hypothermia could set in. Here’s what you need to know about hypothermia (low body temperature) and how to prevent it from ever happening to your beloved furry friends.

by Christine McLaughlin
December 18th

Can Cats Eat Cucumber? Is Cucumber Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat cucumber? The short answer is yes. In fact, cucumber contains a decent amount of health benefits for a cat, mostly in the form of its good vitamin, nutrient, and water content. There are, however, a few precautions you must take when serving this veggie to your cat.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 17th

Can Cats Eat Oranges? Are Oranges Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat oranges? The short answer is no, cats can’t safely eat oranges. In fact, due to the essential oils contained in oranges, the citrus fruit is considered toxic to cats. Here’s what you need to know about oranges and cats.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 16th

Can Cats Eat Apples? Are Apples Safe For Cats?

When it comes to the question “Can cats eat apples?” the answer is definitely yes, as long as you keep in mind a few simple safety guidelines. And of course, you must always ask your veterinarian before sharing any human foods, even apples, with your cat.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 15th

Can Cats Eat Pasta? Is Pasta Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat pasta? The short answer is yes, pasta can be safe for your cat to eat. Well, as long as you take into account a few simple safety steps. And first among those, of course, is to ask your vet before feeding your cat any human foods. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 14th

Can Cats Eat Turkey? Is Turkey Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat turkey? The short answer is yes. As obligate carnivores, meat should form the majority of a cat’s diet. So turkey can definitely become part of your feline’s meal times; although, there are some safety considerations to take note of before you go ahead and serve up the bird.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 11th

Can Cats Eat Ham? Is Ham Safe For Cats?

Can cats eat ham? The short answer is yes, cats can safely eat ham. Although, there are definitely a few exceptions and things to consider when it comes to feeding ham to your cat, especially the issues of where you source the meat and how you cook it.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 10th
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