Before adding a touch of nature to your home with houseplants, it's important to know what types of plants may be harmful to your cat and which are safe.
When cats suddenly change their behavior and behave disruptly, some owners turn to specialists to find out what's wrong.
So what were cat owners feeding their pets way back when? How did packaged cat food emerge and evolve?
Being the elusive and secretive beings that they are, cats often show very subtle signs of arthritis that may go unnoticed unless the owner is looking for them.
We've all been there: It's midnight, and your cat is acting sick. Fortunately, the Internet can provide you with assistance and possibly save you from several hundred dollars in emergency vet bills.
Dressing up your cat in a cute sweater or shirt may be fun for you, but most cats dislike the feeling of something on their fur. But there are exceptions.
There are effective ways to rid your home of lingering litter box odors -- without having to resort to using any harsh chemicals.
While you assume your home is a safe and happy place, you may have some surprising things around that are toxic, and even fatal, to your cat.
You can discourage ankle-nipping and other overly aggressive kitten behavior with a few simple steps.
With minimal effort, it's relatively simple to live in harmony with your cat and enjoy scratch-free furniture.
Though cats and dogs are the most common household pets in North America, the similarities practically end there.
Cats can be notoriously picky, snubbing food left and right. But if your cat's bathroom habits are amiss, it could be suffering from dietary intolerance.
You are more than a source of food, catnip and scratches behind the ear. You are your cat's health advocate.
If your senior cat is starting to slow down, there are extra steps you can take to ensure that it is healthy, comfortable and content.
Along with the admonitions about caffeine, lunch meat and wine, many pregnant women are told they should get rid of their cats because of health risks.
Exercise for the brain is just as beneficial as exercise for the body. Give your cat both for a long and happy life.
Writers from mystery novelist P.D. James to science-fiction icon Ray Bradbury and numerous others have at least one thing in common: They all love cats.
Thinking about adopting a cat? Here are five reasons why you should think about bringing home a pair instead of just one furry feline.
To ensure that your cat lives a long and healthy life (or nine), check out these five easy steps promoting feline wellness.
It's important if you'll be traveling with your cat to ensure that he's healthy, safe and happy when coming along on any trips. Here are four steps to a stress-free trip.
As much as I'd love to spend my days cuddling and playing with my cat, necessity dictates that I must, on occasion, leave my apartment.
Cats tend to be bored most of the day, sitting around your home with easy access to food. You need to increase your pet's mental stimulation and physical exercise to help your pet lose weight.
If caring for your cat has heavily interfered with everyday aspects of your life, you may be obsessed.
Choosing the right litter for a cat to do its business in is serious business. Different brands and types can fit your kitty's different needs, and we've got the scoop on how to select your best match.
It's common knowledge that dogs should go for walks, play fetch and exercise, but did you know that your cat should be squeezing in fitness time too?
There’s almost nothing my cat Penny loves more than lounging around on her own. Under my bed. Where it’s incredibly difficult for me to cuddle with her. What's a loving owner supposed to do?
While most people take their cats to a traditional veterinarian for care, some may wonder whether homeopathic veterinarians are actually the way to go.
Your cat is playful, curious and a hunter, and he wants to interact with you to show off his natural skills. Playing games with your cat is a great way to entertain him, as well as give him some extra exercise.
Adopting from a shelter, humane society or rescue group "means helping a cat who's already there and needs the love of an owner," he says.
Happy Father's Day! As we look back at famous dads who adored cats, here's what to consider if you're thinking of getting a cat for your Dad or male significant other.
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