Health

Do Female Cats Get Periods? What Are The Signs?

Have you ever found yourself wondering whether female cats have periods, just like humans? Well, the short answer is yes, female cats do have periods, but there are some key differences between a feline period and a human period. Here’s what you need to know.

by Phillip Mlynar
May 27th

Cat Blood Types: Do You Know Your Cat’s Blood Type?

If you’ve ever donated blood or needed surgery, you’re probably familiar with your blood type.. But what about your cat’s blood type? Knowing your cat’s blood type can be vital in times of emergency. Here is everything you need to know about the different cat blood types.

by Maggie Clancy
May 27th

Adolescent Cats: What To Expect And What You Can Do

One day you have a cute kitten, the next you’re living with a teenage cat who’s decided it’s time to make their mark on the world—literally. Here are a few things you can expect to see with an adolescent cat–and some ways you can reduce the stress they cause.

by CatTime
May 22nd

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.

by Maggie Clancy
May 21st

Can A Cat Get A Sore Throat? How Can You Tell?

Can your cat get a sore throat? The short answer is yes, cats can get sore throats, just like us humans. In fact, in many cases, a cat’s sore throat could be due to catching a case of cat flu. Here’s what you should look for.

by Phillip Mlynar
May 20th

Glaucoma In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Glaucoma in cats is a condition where fluid in the eye fails to drain properly. This can bring about vision issues for the cat and a swelling of one or both eyes. If glaucoma in cats isn’t treated properly, it can lead to blindness. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
May 20th

Can Cats See Color? Or Are They Colorblind?

Have you ever wondered whether cats can see color? Or if they’re completely colorblind? The short answer is yes, cats can see some colors, but not the same range that we can. Let’s dig into how cats see and which colors their eyes can detect.

by Phillip Mlynar
May 14th

How To Safely Remove A Tick From Your Cat

The best way to protect your cat from ticks is to prevent ticks from being able to use your cat as a buffet. But let’s say you have found a tick on your cat. How exactly do you go about removing it? Here’s how to do it safely.

by Maggie Clancy
May 5th

Fevers In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

A fever in your cat is a symptom that can signal illnesses, infections, or more serious diseases. When it comes to fevers in cats, vets consider a body temperature of over 102.5 degrees Fahrenheit to be the threshold. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
April 27th

Why Is My Cat Sneezing A Lot? What Should I Do?

What if you notice that your cat is sneezing a lot? Should you have cause for concern? The short answer is yes, if your cat is sneezing frequently then it’s best to err on the side of caution and contact your vet. Sneezing in cats could be nothing to worry about, or it could be a sign of a serious issue.

by Phillip Mlynar
April 24th

Head Pressing In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Head pressing in cats is a compulsive behavior that can signify a deeper issue with the animal’s nervous system. If you notice your cat pressing their head against a wall or other object, you must consult your vet right away. Head pressing in cats can be an indicator of a serious underlying condition.

by Phillip Mlynar
April 23rd
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