Making your own cat food is an appealing idea. You can save money with cheap recipes, or make luxury cat food that’s great for their health. But it’s easy to go wrong. Can you make homemade cat food? You can, but be careful. It’s easy to feed your cat the wrong diet. Before you do, … Read more Homemade Cat Food Recipes
If you want to walk your cat like a dog, you’ll need a harness. You can’t use a collar and leash because it’s not as safe. But if you’ve never bought one before, what should you look for? What makes a good cat harness? It has to be sturdy, comfortable and affordable. Without one, walking … Read more Picking The Best Cat Harness
Overweight cats are cute and cuddly, that’s for sure. But some people think that letting a cat get too fat is tantamount to abuse. That’s because of all the health problems it can cause, and the dramatic effect obesity can have on a cat’s lifespan. How long do obese cats live? They live five fewer … Read more How Long do Obese Cats Live?
Dry cat food isn’t natural. In the wild, cats eat regular raw meat. When you look at a dried up, cooked cat biscuit it’s impossible to tell what’s in it without looking at an ingredients list. What’s really in kibble? It’s mostly made of meat, grains, vegetables and bulking materials. The exact ingredients differ between … Read more The Real Ingredients in Kibble: What Scientific Studies Say…
Any change in your cat’s health can be worrying. Seeing your cat’s hair falling out may make you think they have a severe health condition—but that’s not always the case. What causes cat hair to fall out? Hormone imbalances in cats, poor nutrition, stress, skin conditions, skin cancer and paraneoplastic alopecia can all cause cat … Read more My Cat’s Hair Is Falling Out!
If your cats won’t stop fighting, it’s exceptionally stressful. Loud yowling and screeching, hissing and sprinting are all irritating and put you on edge. But there are ways to stop cats fighting. Why do my cats keep fighting? This is natural behavior, as in many cases, it’s play fighting. If it’s not, it’s because they … Read more Why Won’t My Cats Get Along?
Kittens are precious things. They can get skittish, nervous and unhappy if they live in a home they don’t trust. That’s why it’s vital you make them comfortable when you bring a kitten home for the first time. How should you introduce a kitten to a new house? Pick a limited living space and don’t … Read more How To Introduce A New Kitten Into The Household
Cats are carnivores, right? And in the wild cats eat raw meat to the exclusion of almost everything else. They certainly don’t cook their own food. That’s why people have started feeding cats raw meat. Should you feed cats raw meat? It’s both a good and bad idea. It’s good because it contains lots of … Read more Is It Safe To Feed Cats Raw Meat?
Cats are picky eaters, and rightly so. There are lots of foods which are bad for cats. If neither you nor your cat know better, you could give your cat diarrhea or worse! Which foods are poisonous to cats? Alcohol, chocolate, caffeine, dairy (if your cat is weaned), onions and garlic, raw eggs, raw dough, … Read more Which Foods Are Poisonous To Cats?
Weight is such an issue in today’s world! It even affects our pets, too. Cats can get fat, but can get skinny too. When that happens, you have to assess the causes—because they could be serious. Why is my cat so skinny? If your cat is eating less food, it can lose weight slowly. Anxiety … Read more Why Is My Cat So Skinny?