Health

How Good Nutrition Can Improve Your Pet’s Coat & Skin Health

According to VCA, about 25 percent of vet visits for dogs are due to skin problems. When nutrition issues are at the root of those problems, they are often due to unbalanced diets, either due to their being poorly homemade or poor-quality commercial foods.

by Amanda K. Fowler
March 4th

5 Natural Digestive Health Tips for Pets

Modern life has led to a rise in microbiome-associated disorders and inflammatory diseases in our pets. That makes it all the more critical for us to pay attention and keep our pets’ digestive systems in top shape. Here are a few natural ways to help your pups and kitties maintain a healthy gut.

by Brian Sweeney
March 4th

How To Make Sure Your Pet Actually Wants To Take Their Vitamins

Just when you think you’re clever by burying that tablet into a mound of peanut butter or mixing it into their food, your pet proudly leaves their vitamins in the clean bowl behind them, But that doesn’t mean you have to give up on giving them their vitamins. Here are a few tips!

by Amanda K. Fowler
March 4th

9 Of The Most Serious Cat Diseases You Should Watch For

When you bring your cat in for a check-up, your veterinarian may draw blood or recommend preventative care routines, like a dental cleaning or grooming. But what are some of the most common serious ailments for cats that your veterinarian wants to help you prevent and control? Here’s what you should know.

by CatTime
March 3rd

10 Most Common Ways Cats Are Accidentally Poisoned

Cats can easily be accidentally poisoned by many common things you probably have in or around your home, including plants, foods, medications, and chemicals. Here are the top accidental causes of cat poisoning that you should watch out for.

by Mike Clark
February 26th

Can Medical Marijuana Help Cats?

The idea of giving your cat marijuana may sound funny. But there’s a growing community of people who believe medical marijuana is a safe and natural alternative to veterinary drugs. Many dog parents are also touting the benefits of giving their pets cannabis. Ca

by Susan Pi
February 23rd

Are Cat Vaccinations Necessary?

Vaccination is a medical procedure, and the decision to vaccinate is made based on the risks and benefits for each individual cat. To not vaccinate our pets is not an option. Here’s what you should know.

by Dr. Arnold Plotnick
February 18th

Why You Should Start Filtering Your Cat’s Water

It’s a sensible and common sense idea to filter tap water before you drink it, and there are some good reasons you should filter your cat’s water too. Here’s what you need to know about the benefits of filtering your feline friend’s water and how to get started.

by Phillip Mlynar
February 8th

Can Cats Eat Tofu? Is Tofu Safe For Cats?

There is no short yes or no answer to whether cats can eat tofu. Technically, it’s not toxic to cats, but it also won’t provide the amount of protein that they need in their daily diet. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
February 5th

Does Your Cat Suffer From Season Affective Disorder?

As the days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping, you may have noticed that you’re not the only one in the household who can’t seem to shake the “winter blues.” Does Seasonal Affective Disorder affect our cats? Here’s what you should know.

by Maggie Clancy
February 4th

Does My Cat Need Dental Care?

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.

by CatTime
February 3rd

Spaying Or Neutering Your Cat: What To Expect

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.

by CatTime
February 2nd

Pet Parent Problems: How Do I Put My Cat On A Diet?

If your cat has packed on too many pounds, you may wonder how you can safely put them on a diet. You must first talk to your veterinarian to make sure that your cat needs to lose weight and to make sure that you get the best advice for your individual feline. Here are a few tips to get started. 

by CatTime
February 2nd
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