— On the cleanliness scale, my kitten is the teenager with a room full of old food and dirty socks.
— My Momma Kitty hates to get brushed, but she often has mats in her fur. What should I do?
— Thanks to two lazy cats who were like teenage boys -- they lay around and at times got a bit smelly -- I've learned a lot about bathing cats.
— How do you celebrate hairballs? Start by working to help your cat reduce or eliminate them.
— Would Bubba Lee Kinsey and Phoenix ever forgive me? Ah, the mysteries of shedding season.
— I gave my Tulip a bath and a whole "spa day" in the bathroom. She was ... unimpressed.
— Do you dream of the day when your cat will lean into the brush? Here's how to make it happen.
— You haven't had your claws clipped in a while, but if it's done the right way it's painless.
— Grooming cats is not an especially high-risk activity, but things can go south very quickly.
— I have, and it was a lot less of a horror show than I thought it would be. Have you ever done it?
— Conventional wisdom has it that regular vomiting is normal, but a recent study says otherwise.
— "That's enough fur to make another cat!" and other things I've exclaimed over the course of my grooming career.
— A skilled cat groomer can be your new best friend, so let go of your ego and learn something.
— Cats do not groom themselves. They lick. Grooming and licking are very different things.
— Catster's Hairball Week has been leading up to this day. We cat people take our hairballs very seriously!
— It's Hairball Week on Catster. Which makes it the perfect time to debunk the many misconceptions that surround this gross issue.
— I couldn't help it. I gave my Persian cats lion cuts. Learn from my mistake. Don't do what I did.