What is acromegaly in cats? What about Cushing’s disease in cats? And what in the world are tularemia and cytauxzoonosis? They’re all cat diseases — and while they’re not that common right now, cases are on the rise. Here’s what you need to know.
Herbs for cats?! Yep, in small doses, some herbs can enhance your cat’s physical and mental health. So, what should you know about valerian for cats, chamomile for cats and catnip for cats? Here are the dos and don'ts when it comes to herbs for cats.
Whiskers are more than just an adorable addition to your feline’s face. Whiskers indicate your cat’s mood and can help him walk on ledges, hunt and gauge spatial relations. And what about whisker stress or whisker fatigue, and myths associated with whiskers? Let's learn the facts here.
Adopting an adult cat? Awesome! An adult cat poses different challenges than a kitten. Behaviorist Marilyn Krieger highlights a few issues you might encounter when adding an adult cat to your home — and how to overcome them.
The ASPCA’s Los Angeles Feline Foster Program helps kittens ideally go straight from intake to loving foster homes. The program also provides a supply of toys, food, litter and other necessities, as well as medical care.
Summer celebrations like Memorial Day can mean anxiety and stress for kitties. We've got expert advice on how to handle cats and fireworks.
Fleas are more than an itchy nuisance. These little buggers can cause flea allergic dermatitis, tapeworms, cat-scratch disease and anemia. One vet weighs in on topical, oral and flea-collar treatments for cats and which flea treatments for cats are safe.
The Oreo Cat isn’t just another cute internet kitty. Oreo fights bullying on his social channels and with a book. He also has his own line of cat accessories, a live streaming show and works with PEP! The Pet Education Project.
Cats need to scratch, but here's how you can guide them toward scratchers and posts rather than your furniture and rugs.