Any cat owner knows that while felines might not be as high maintenance as dogs, they still require a lot of attention and playtime to be happy. I learned the hard way that they don’t much care if you’re tired or not in the mood when they want to play. Simply petting them won’t be enough.
Taking care of a pet requires plenty of things: paying attention to their exercise needs, social needs, nutritional requirements, brushing and grooming requirements, and so on. However, just like you wash your face early in the morning, pets need a way to clean themselves too. Sometimes they can take care of it alone (especially cats and some dogs that love keeping themselves clean such as Basenjis, but sometimes they might need our hand. read more
There’s nothing worse than the moment of panic upon discovering your cat is missing. But don’t lose all hope – there are plenty of steps you can take to help lead your cat back home safely.
Depending on whether you have an indoor or outdoor cat, your strategy to leading your cat back home will be a little different. read more
As any true pet lover knows, having a pet is a huge responsibility because you have to ensure that you can provide to that pet a healthy and happy lifestyle. Pests, especially dogs and cats, can be extremely loving and loyal.
Of course, they can be very needy, especially when they are very young and old, they are extremely similar with us, humans, except that they don’t talk and think the way we do. read more
Heartworm disease is spread by mosquitoes, and it is said that both temperature and humidity contribute to the life cycle of heartworms. It is mostly considered as a disease that only affects dogs, but it can also affect other mammals.
In dogs, heartworms can fully mature into adults, mate, and produce offspring. The worms can cause permanent damage, which might affect the dog’s health even after the parasites are removed. read more
Is your dog becoming aggressive? Is your cat hiding under the bed? Or did you come home from work only to step in a steaming pile of number 2?
If your pet is experiencing anxiety, these are a few of the symptoms they could be showing. And it means they’re unhappy. read more
Can cats get cancer? Most cat owners get astonished when their veterinarian tells them that their cats have cancer. The truth is cancer is not very common in cats as compared to dogs. But that doesn’t mean cats cannot get cancer.
A study conducted by the Animal Cancer Foundation revealed that out of every 5 cats, one will develop cancer before death. As a cat owner, you’ve probably noticed how difficult it is to detect illnesses. read more
Hello, fellow cat person. The official ‘Hug your cat day’ is coming. Any cat owner must wonder, “Why would anybody create a special day based on a nearly impossible activity?” If you have an adorable cat that is too affectionate and lets you pet it all the time, you must be disagreeing with me already. Make hay while the sun shines, because your beloved pet must be chalking out its ultimate plan to take over the world while you are asleep. read more
Is your cat acting weird lately? Has your friendly feline lost interest in socializing and playing with their favorite friends? Is she or he eating, sleeping, or meowing more or less like they used to do? If so, then this post is perfect for you. Read on to know why your cat is acting weird and learn how you can manage those changes. read more
Cats get sick from time to time.
But what can you do against it? How should you treat your kitty when she is walking around coughing, sneezing and simply not feeling well?
In the past, L-Lysine has been considered a valid supplement for kitties to strengthen their immune system. Today we’ll take a closer look at L-Lysine and tell you what you need for when your cat gets sick. read more