While most cats may appear stoic and independent in nature, the sudden disappearance of you or your kids during ‘back to school’ time can cause a lot of stress. Here’s how to make the transition back to the grind of the school year for your cat as easy and calm as possible.
As anyone who lives with a cat knows, it’s also imperative that our feline friends drink enough fresh water, especially during the hot summer months. Unfortunately, sometimes cats can seem reluctant to sip from their water bowls, which is where water fountains can help stimulated their thirst.
Sometimes the sheer amount of social media feline footage can seem overwhelming, right? That’s where CatTime steps up and presents to you the five best cat videos you need to watch each and every month. Here are August’s essential kitty flicks.
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.
Back To School Month starts in August, and you may not have thought about it, but the season can be a time of adjustment for your cat, especially if the household becomes quieter during the day once the kids are no longer running around. Here’s how you can help your feline!
August is a banner month for fish-related hashtag holidays. Not only is it officially recognized as Catfish Month, but it’s also celebrated as Fishing Month. So let’s dig into five excellent YouTube videos that spotlight domestic cats trying their best to battle and interact with fish tanks.
While your cat might seem fine snacking on all sorts of greenery, there’s a long, precise list of plants cats can and can’t safely eat. Ahead of More Herbs, Less Salt Day on August 29th, let’s dig into five cat-safe herbs that you can feed to your feline without worrying.
Cats are obligate carnivores, meaning they need meat. There are, however, many natural foods that you can add to your cat’s meat serving that will help protect against a variety of diseases and conditions and boost your cat’s overall health.
August 28th is National Bow Tie Day! Maybe you look good in a bow tie, but no one can pull off this handsome look quite like our feline friends. In celebration, here’s a salute to some very fancily-dressed Instagram cats.
August 28th is Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day–a day to celebrate the lives of the cats and other pets who touched our lives and are no longer with us. Whether or not you believe in the Rainbow Bridge, this day is a good opportunity to think about the cats that have been so special to you and to honor their memories.
August 22nd is National Take Your Cat To The Vet Day! An American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) survey shows that nearly one in ten cat owners never take their cat to the vet, and 27 percent only do so when they believe their cats are sick. Schedule that appointment!
August 9th is National Book Lovers Day! It’s also the time of year when vacation and travel comes calling. Along with packing essentials like sunscreen and loading up your playlist with summer jams, you’ll want to bring along a great cat book to help pass the time while you lounge on the beach.
August 15th is National Relaxation Day– a day to take it easy and relieve some stress, and your best furry friend can certainly help with that. Being around cats can help reduce blood pressure, anxiety, loneliness, and plenty of other things that stress us out.
National Vinyl Record Day is coming up on August 12th. To celebrate, here’s a round-up of essential albums that you’ll want to collect–and maybe display on the wall–because of their awesome cat-themed cover art.
August 17 is Black Cat Appreciation Day! Black cats are amazing and, in some parts of the world, they’re considered to be incredibly lucky little critters! They will bring your household nothing but good fortune and happiness if you bring one into your home, especially if you adopt one from a shelter!
August 8th is International Cat Day! Cats and cat lovers of the world, unite! International Cat Day began in 2002, created by IFAW, the International Fund for Animal Welfare whose mission is to “rescue and protect animals from around the world.”
Can you give some watermelon to your cat? With National Watermelon Day coming up on August 3rd, here’s all you need to know about whether you can share a tasty, fruity treat with your feline friend.
Hot weather and watermelons go together like cats and cardboard boxes, so it’s fitting that National Watermelon Day falls right at the peak of summer, on August 3rd. Are you ready to celebrate the holiday with some delicious watermelon and your favorite furry friend?
The first day of August is known as Planner Day, which means it’s an excellent prompt to get back to organizing that endless to-do list and start scheduling important dates and events. Better yet, why not get on top of everything with a cat-themed planner?