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Buying a Scratching Post – What you Need to Know

There are so many good reasons to own a cat. They use a litter box instead of having to be walked. They generally don’t eat too much. They don’t complain and are overall pretty low maintenance pets. They do,...

Potty Training a Kitten – Get Them Using the Litter Box

Anyone who has successfully housebroken a dog knows the great difficulties and the morbid lengths often involved with the potty training process. Anyone who has ever successfully potty trained a child is all too familiar with the inevitable accident...

Litter Box Training a Cat – Follow these Easy Step

Cats are normally pretty low maintenance pets. Unlike dogs which must be walked and brought outside for exercise a few times a day, a cat is perfectly happy to lounge around the house, napping and occasionally swatting at her...

How to Stop a Cat from Scratching

Cats need to scratch. It’s not something they do just to annoy you, wake you from a beautiful sleep, only to torment you with their claws two hours later. They are not selfishly trying to test your last bit...

Keeping a Cat off the Furniture

Cats have their own minds and their own mission, regardless of whether or not our furniture gets in their way. When chasing after that illusive fly, cats tend to not notice, or care, that they are leaving their little...

Environmentally Friendly Cat Litter – Less Waste in our Landfills

When you bring a kitten or cat into your home, there are many items that you will need to buy. Some of those, such as a kitty bed or kitty condo, will be only occasional purchases. Other, such as...

Getting a Cat to Use the Litter Box – Tips and Tricks

One of the great things about a cat vs. a dog is that they do not need to be let outside or walked on a leash to do their business.  Instead of having to get up early and walk...

Buying a Litter Box – What to Consider

New cat owners have a long list of items that they must buy. Near the top of the list of things you will need to do will be buying a litter box. If you plan to bring a cat...

Aggressive Cats – Does your Cat have a Behavior Problem?

While most people think of cats as calm, gentle and even docile animals, aggressive cats are not as uncommon as you might think. Aggression is the second most common behavior problem in cats. Dogs are thought of as the...

How Do You Stop Your Cat From Biting

Cute, cuddly, furry little bundle of joy or Satan in a fur jacket? Ever wonder why your cat changes from the loving feline friend you always wanted to the fur coat with teeth when you least expect it? Whatever the...

Stopping a Cat from Scratching the Carpet

Many cat owner’s homes bear the tell tale signs that their cat loves to scratch. Oddly placed furniture (likely covering carpet that has been shredded) and throw blankets tossed here and there on nearly every piece of furniture in the living room (probably to hide the spots where the...

What is Catnip – A Special Treat for Your Cat

Catnip has a strong reputation for a plant. Considered the standard marijuana for cats, there is of course a natural controversy that stems from it use. So, what is catnip? After all, if we’re going to argue its use or disuse so vehemently, we should in fact understand it...

Feeding Diabetic Cats – Select an Appropriate Low-Carbohydrate Diet

Diabetes in cats is an increasingly recognized and diagnosed health problem. Feline diabetes most commonly occurs in cats over 7 years old, as a previously healthy cat may begin exhibiting symptoms that may indicate diabetes. Fortunately, through careful treatment and management, cats with diabetes can go on to live happy,...

Advantages of Buying Premium Cat Food

What you choose to feed your cat is one of the most important decisions you will make as a pet owner. Responsible cat owners should learn the advantages of buying premium cat food. Your pet is an important part of your family, and good pet parents want to do...

Why Do Cats Purr – Is it a Sign of Affection?

Most pet owners love the soft sound of their cat purring. What is better than feeling the muted vibration of your cat’s body as he expresses his contentment at your petting him or scratching behind his ears? Many think they know the answer to the question “why do cats...