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Two Kittens Picture Gallery: Rex and Cave

Two Kittens Picture Gallery: Rex and Cave

If you are thinking about getting a kitten, you should know that two kittens are better than one, for a number of reasons. Enjoy these photos submitted by readers of their own living proof that two kittens are better than one, then submit photos of your own two kittens.......[Read More]
How to Get a Cocker Spaniel to Stop Begging

How to Get a Cocker Spaniel to Stop Begging

A cocker spaniel can be a good companion for you and your family, but unless you start training the dog to not beg from the moment you bring it home, it will likely whine and beg at your feet for food and attention. Because this can be irritating and embarrassing if you are trying to entertain guest......[Read More]
Unlocking the Secrets of Cats - The Hidden Traits of Your Feline Friend May Be the Most Important

Unlocking the Secrets of Cats - The Hidden Traits of Your Feline Friend May Be the Most Important

Many of us have wondered aloud about the secrets of our cats. Let's face it - more than any other common household creature, cats are without a doubt the most guarded about their feelings. When it comes to needs, wants, likes, and especially dislikes, our furry friends often have a tough time c......[Read More]
How to Curb Nocturnal Behavior in Cats

How to Curb Nocturnal Behavior in Cats

Cats are nocturnal creatures by nature. They are biologically designed to hunt at night, and after a 16-hour day of sleeping, they are ready to go once the sun goes down. You, however, are probably not biologically designed to be kept up at night by a hyper cat that wants to play. Luckily, you can t......[Read More]
Symptoms and Treatment of Demodectic Mange in Cats

Symptoms and Treatment of Demodectic Mange in Cats

Demodectic mange causes pain and hair loss.cat image by Lori Boggetti from Fotolia.comDemodectic, or dermodectic, mange is a condition most commonly associated with dogs; however, it can and does affect cats. This painful condition is caused by mites and is highly contagious. Demodectic.........[Read More]
Feline Acne - Not All Cats Are Puurfect

Feline Acne - Not All Cats Are Puurfect

Feline acne is quite treatable by a topical treatment such as a benzoyl peroxide shampoo.There are other treatments but the vet will usually advise what to use on a case by case basis.Vitamin A ointment (Retin-A, Rx), metronidazole gel and mupirocin ointment are perhaps the other most common recomme......[Read More]
Are Paper Whites Poisonous to Cats?

Are Paper Whites Poisonous to Cats?

Early spring flowers are among the welcomest of sights after a long winter. Your kitty might be happy to see the flowers as well, but for a different reason. He might be interested in trying them out as a snack. Plenty of plants are harmless for a cat to munch, but plenty are not. Among the latter a......[Read More]
Feline Diabetes - What You Need To Watch For

Feline Diabetes - What You Need To Watch For

Diabetes in cats can be hard to detect because its symptoms are present in other illnesses. Left untreated, your cat will die. Here's what to look out for.......[Read More]
Container Cats Picture Gallery: Joey in a Box

Container Cats Picture Gallery: Joey in a Box

Cats are noted for their propensity of seeking out places to hide - places not originally intended for cats, such as kitchen sinks, boxes, baskets, slippers, and such. We've put together a photo gallery of container cats - pictures guaranteed to bring a smile. This pictures features Joey in a b......[Read More]
What to Do With an Aggressive Kitty

What to Do With an Aggressive Kitty

It is clever decision of owning a cat as a pet at home. They are inexpensive and low maintenance. They are also great predators in nature which can be of a good help in ridding house pests. Cats are one of the best pets to have.......[Read More]
Introduction to Cat Breeds

Introduction to Cat Breeds

The differences in breeds consist of the shape of the body, the size, length of coat, color of coat, color of eyes, personality and more. Today, there are two main categories that cats are grouped in, shorthair and longhair. The most common out of the two being shorthair cats. ......[Read More]
How To Treat a Stressed Out Cat

How To Treat a Stressed Out Cat

Most people are not aware that cats can have stress problems too. A cat's behaviour should be monitored closely for any sign of unusual behaviour. If you do manage to identify stress signals, there is an easy way to treat it.......[Read More]
What Causes a Cat to Sleep in Her Litter Box?

What Causes a Cat to Sleep in Her Litter Box?

It is not unusual for a cat to sleep in a strange place. However, when a cat starts sleeping in the litter box, it could be a sign of illness or stress. It's a sign that, for one reason or another, the cat is unwilling to stray far from its litter box.......[Read More]
Low-Fat Homemade Cat Food

Low-Fat Homemade Cat Food

One of the great advantages of owning a cat compared to other types of pets is their low-maintenance lifestyle. Cats do not require much in terms of supplies or needs and are very self-sufficient. While litter is something that does need to be purchased for indoor cats, food is something you can mak......[Read More]
Herbal Respiratory Treatment for Cats

Herbal Respiratory Treatment for Cats

Feline respiratory illnesses may be the result of bacterial, viral and fungal infections as well as parasites and cancers. Cats exposed to pollutants may also suffer from symptoms of respiratory disease. Cat owners who smoke are subjecting their cats to pollutants, and this is also a common cause.......[Read More]
How to Amuse an Indoor Cat

How to Amuse an Indoor Cat

Keeping your cat as an indoor-only pet is the safest option. Indoor cats tend to be healthier and live years longer than their outdoor counterparts. But just because you keep your cat inside the house doesn't mean that is has to have a boring life. There are many ways you can enhance your indoor cat......[Read More]
Information on Silver Tabby American Shorthair Cats

Information on Silver Tabby American Shorthair Cats

Until 1966, the American Shorthair was known as the Domestic Shorthair, along with the European and British Shorthairs. However these cats are all so different that the names were changed to reflect the regional differences in these breeds. The American Shorthair is one of the most popular cats in A......[Read More]
Project Orange

Project Orange

Project Orange celebrates the story of a foundling orange streetcat, rescued by a cat lover in Ontario, and eventually adopted by another in Alaska. The journey involved people from Canada, Texas, and Florida, and took over three months, although the last long leg of it was by air. Orange's sto......[Read More]
How to Groom an Egyptian Mau

How to Groom an Egyptian Mau

The Egyptian Mau is a breed of cat that can be traced back to some of the earliest recorded history in ancient Egypt. The Mau, which is Egyptian for "cat," is the only breed that has a spotted coat by nature, with other spotted breeds being the product of selective breeding by humans. Known as the f......[Read More]
5 Reasons To Learn How To Toilet Train Your Cat

5 Reasons To Learn How To Toilet Train Your Cat

If you've thought about how to toilet train your cat, there may be a few reasons you haven't considered. If you're on the fence about the issue, here are 5 things to think about.......[Read More]