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.
Could your cat use some extra space of their own to relax and have fun? Setting up a cat corner in your home can be a great way to let your kitty have their own “bedroom” where they can retreat and rest.
If you’re concerned about the fact that your cat isn’t using their litter box, you’re not alone. One of our readers had the same problem. Luckily, our Dear Tabby is here to answer all your feline questions.
One of our CatTime readers has a cat who likes to playfully bite, and she wonders if cat bites are dangerous. Luckily, our own Dear Tabby has the answers to all your feline questions!
You don’t need to waste a lot of money when you can make your own fun toys for your kitty! That way you can spend quality time with your family instead of spending your holidays rushing and looking for toys that have already sold out.
A blizzard is a dangerous winter storm that has large amounts of snow, winds in excess of 35 mph, and visibility less than a quarter mile. In other words, you and your pets do not want to be caught outside in one! Here are some things you should know about keeping kitty safe during a blizzard.
The winter months may be a time to stay cozy and warm, but when it comes to grooming your cat, they may not always be calm and quiet. Here are some tips to help make winter grooming a little better for you and your kitty.
You can pick up on the early signs of feline hearing loss by paying attention to certain behaviors, like your cat becoming less responsive to sounds you make, sleeping heavier than usual, or meowing louder than normal. Here’s what you should know.
There’s no way around it — when you adopt a new cat, you’re going to need to provide them with a litter box to use. Not only that, but you might have to teach your cat how to use that litter box. Here are the basics.
November is Adopt A Senior Pet Month, so it’s a good time to go over preparing your home for an older feline, whether you plan to adopt or your current kitty resident is getting up there in years. Here are a few ways you can make your home more senior-cat-friendly.
Sometimes, adopted cats will instantly form strong and trusting bonds with the new humans in their life. In other cases, you’ll need to work on building up trust with a new cat. Here are some tricks and tactics you can take to help get a cat to trust you.
Many cat parents have walked away with arms covered in scratch marks after trying to force an unwilling feline into their carrier. So, if you get anxious even thinking about getting your cat into a carrier, try these hints.
If you’re looking to rescue or adopt a cat, there are many naturally quiet cat breeds that you can find in shelters and rescues. However, even if you already have a vocal cat, you can still train your kitty to be a bit quieter. Here’s what you need to know about quiet cats!
September 28th is known as Ask A Stupid Question Day. In the spirit of this odd hashtag holiday, no question is too silly to ask, especially before adopting a cat! Here are three things first-time cat parents might be relieved to know the answers to.
There are lots of reasons as to why your cat might be shy around the litter box or unwilling to relieve themselves there. If this becomes a habit, here are a few things you can do to help your cat start using the litter box again and stop having accidents.
There are a few simple tips that can really help ramp up the quality of your Instagram cat photos and increase those coveted likes. Here are some effective ways to take cute kitty photos that are Instagram worthy.
Food puzzle toys have been shown to reduce stress and boredom in cats, and they’re very easy to make on your own. Give these do-it-yourself puzzles a try!
There’s a term, “high rise syndrome,” specifically coined for when cats fall out of windows in tall buildings. It’s especially prevalent in summer months when people keep windows open to let fresh air in. So how do you go about keeping your cat safe? Here are some tips.
Feeling tiny bits of litter sand between your toes whenever you’re barefoot in the home kind of comes with the cat parenting package. Fortunately, there are ways you can help your messy kitty keep their litter in the box and not scattered all around it and your home.
Wildfires endanger natural resources, property, people, and of course, beloved pets. If you haven’t already prepared your human family and pets with a plan that includes what to do in the event of an evacuation, now is the time.
Some cats make such a fuss about being in cat carriers that their parents let them roam freely in the car while traveling to the veterinarian. While this may seem like the most humane solution, it actually puts you and your cat in danger. Pick a safe, comfortable cat carrier, instead.