Cat Care

These articles are all about caring for cats. They will help you understand how to optimally care for your cat.
There are many different things that you can do to keep a cat from eating kitty litter, including changing the kitty litter that...

How Do I Prevent Cats from Eating Kitty Litter?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 6, 2021
Veterinarians often recommend lysine for cats who have herpes, wounds, conjunctivitis, and inflammation. Other conditions that...

What Are the Uses of Lysine for Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 6, 2021
How Do I Choose the Best Cat Grass?

How Do I Choose the Best Cat Grass?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 6, 2021
Cats roll in the dirt to replace bacteria that they lose when grooming themselves or getting baths. If a cat does not have this...

Why does my Cat Roll in Dirt When It's Hot?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 6, 2021
Though there's no foolproof way to keep cats from tracking litter around the house, you can often reduce the amount of litter by...

How can I Keep my Cats from Tracking Litter Around the House?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 6, 2021
The best way to use lactulose for cats depends on the problem you're trying to treat. If your cat has megacolon, then you should...

How Do I Use Lactulose for Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
There are several factors to consider when deciding whether to declaw your cat. Though declawing can stop scratching, the declaw...

Should I Declaw my Cat?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
The best way to bathe a cat is to prepare a wash basin or bathtub with tepid water, gently but quickly lower the cat into the...

How do I Bathe a Cat?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
Veterinarians generally recommend famotidine for cats that have stomach inflammation or acid reflux. It's also given to cats that...

What Is Famotidine for Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
Veterinarians generally prescribe mirtazapine for cats who have health conditions that suppress their appetite, cause them to...

What Are the Uses of Mirtazapine for Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
There are three main types of cat food: dry, moist, and wet. The best cat foods have meat listed as a primary ingredient, and have...

What are the Different Types of Cat Food?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
Buprenorphine is a powerful opiate that is available only by prescription. Veterinarians sometimes order buprenorphine for cats...

What Is Buprenorphine for Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
There are many reasons for a cat eating kitty litter: kittens sometimes eat kitty litter out of curiosity, while adult cats may...

Why is my Cat Eating Kitty Litter?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
September 3, 2021
The best way to get rid of lice on cats is generally to use an anti-lice or anti-parasite shampoo that is specifically designed...

How do I get Rid of Lice on Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 31, 2021
There are many common reasons for a cat vomiting, including the cat eating too fast, the cat vomiting up hairballs, and the cat...

What are Common Reasons for Cat Vomiting?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 31, 2021
You can often prevent car sickness in cats by not feeding them for at least three hours before a car trip, making sure that the...

How can I Prevent my Cat from Getting Car Sick?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 31, 2021
Using tea tree oil for cats is dangerous because it can poison them, especially if it is not diluted properly or if the dosage is...

What Are the Dangers of Tea Tree Oil for Cats?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 31, 2021
Cats climb trees for several reasons: first, by climbing trees they can get a better view of their environment. Also, a tree can...

Why Do Cats Climb Trees?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 18, 2021
There are several reasons why cats climb trees, mostly to do with predatory or defensive tactics. Cats, as predators, like to understand their environment well. As they are small animals, their scope of vision is considerably smaller than the outdoor environment of their yards or neighborhoods. Cats often climb trees to get a better view of their surroundings, to help them see any potential dangers or potential prey.
If the cat is only mildly constipated, then you should feed it softer food with a fiber supplement. For severely constipated cats...

What Should I Do for My Constipated Cat?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 18, 2021
If you have a constipated cat, he or she will probably show signs of either straining on the litter box, fewer stools, and may often have stools that are small and look very dry. Conditions that may result in a constipated cat are numerous, and some are severe, so a veterinarian should see any constipated cat.
Chocolate, grapes, garlic, and tomatoes are all toxic to cats and dogs. Besides these, even tiny amounts of...

Which Foods are Toxic to Cats and Dogs?

Cat Care
Susana Bradford
Published:
August 18, 2021
As people have become more health conscious, so have they been paying more attention to the health needs of the furry members of the family. To this end many animal lovers have become aware that the majority of commercial pet foods contain unhealthy ingredients and have shifted instead to sharing the refrigerator and cupboards. While natural, fresh food is far healthier than byproducts and preservatives, keep in mind that the foods listed below are known to be toxic to cats and dogs because of the different ways animals metabolize them.

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