Health

Orbax For Cats: Uses, Dosage, & Side Effects

Orbax for cats is an antibiotic medication that veterinarians usually prescribe to treat bacterial infections. Some of the common bacterial infections that vets prescribe the drug for include skin, soft-tissue, and urinary tract infections. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
2 Hours Ago

Ribbon And Cats: How Dangerous Is Ribbon?

Anything that falls under the umbrella of ribbon-like objects, such as string, yarn, twine, tinsel, shoelaces, and even rubber bands have caught many a curious cat’s eye during playtime. But should you let your cat play with ribbon? Is it even safe? Here’s what you need to know.

by Maggie Clancy
August 13th

Laxatone For Cats: Uses, Dosage, & Side Effects

Laxatone for cats is a medication that veterinarians usually prescribe to help prevent and get rid of hairballs. It works by coating and lubricating any hair that a cat has swallowed, allowing it to more easily pass through the feline’s digestive system.

by Phillip Mlynar
August 13th

5 Easy Ways To Exercise Your Indoor Cat

There comes a time in most indoor cats’ lives when the vet kindly points out that they could do with losing a little weight. Here are a few exercises your indoor cat can do to stay healthy, lose weight, or just fight off boredom.

by Phillip Mlynar
August 11th

How To Spot And Reduce Separation Anxiety In Cats

Cats are fairly independent animals, so it may come as a surprise that separation anxiety in cats isn’t all that uncommon. Separation anxiety can be the root of many unwanted behaviors, and reducing your cat’s anxiety will keep them happier, healthier, and less destructive when you leave home.

by Mike Clark
August 6th

What Is Caterwauling? Why Do Cats Caterwaul?

Cats purr, chirp, and occasionally, they make a weird sound that seemingly defies description. It is a mix between a yowl and a whine, but cat-like. It is a drawn-out moan that sounds melodramatic. This is called caterwauling.

by Maggie Clancy
August 4th

Can Cats Eat Peaches? Are Peaches Safe For Cats?

August is Peach Month in the United States, so check out this guide to which parts of a peach you can safely feed your cat. Is it safe for your cat to each a peach? The short answer is yes, but there are some exceptions and things you should know before you feed peaches to your kitty pal.

by Phillip Mlynar
August 3rd

Lice In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Lice in cats are small parasites that feed on the felines’ blood. Along with causing discomfort and irritation, an untreated infestation can also lead to greater health concerns. Thankfully, lice on cats cannot be transmitted from felines to humans. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
July 30th

5 Ways To Help Your Cat Live Longer

Your cat probably has a life expectancy of twelve to 18 years. That’s a pretty long time, but it’s not nearly enough. Of course, our cats can’t live forever, but we can certainly take steps to make our time with them last as long as possible.

by CatTime
July 29th

Ear Mites In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Ear mites in cats are super tiny mites called Otodectes cynotis that make their way into the cat’s ear canals and start to eat the wax there. Infestation is a common condition in cats, and one that’s often prevalent in shelters or other highly-populated living situations. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
July 29th
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