Hairless Cat

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Soooo…. Let’s just say, in a totally hypothetical situation that you had some cats. And that these cats had fur. And that maybe you lived in a really drafty 2nd-floor apartment in an old Victorian house that was never really warm this past winter. So in this totally hypothetical situation, the weather starts to warm … Read more

Cats As Pets

cats as pets

While sitting here, petting my adorable feline I thought about how lucky I am to be so blessed with the love of this animal! I have friends that have asked me “Aren’t cats hard to take care of?”, “Do cats make good pets?”. I thought I would do a quick post on all of the … Read more

Why Your Cat, Does What He Does

Why Your Cat Does What He Does

Understanding cat behavior is not always straightforward. So here are some thoughts on cat behavior and what it means. Cats can make wonderful companions for their human owners, and have been for thousands of years. They are a favored family pet and display a variety of behaviors and emotions. Owning and interacting with a cat … Read more

My Cat Diagnosed With Diabetes

Some people own pets while others have companions. I happen to associate more with the latter description. The two feline friends I have now have been with me half of my adult life. I do not dress them in cute little outfits, but they are still spoiled with love and affection. I hug them often, … Read more

Is Cat Sneezing Anything to Worry About?

Because I love my furry friends so much, it can be worrying when they begin to sneeze. Most cats let out the occasional sneeze, but when the sneezing increases in frequency, it is normal for this Furr-Mommy to be concerned! There are many factors to consider before you worry about your cat. The first factor … Read more

Adopting vs Buying A Cat

Adopting vs Buying A Cat

Adopting vs. Buying A Cat. Should you adopt a cat or buy one?  Buying a cat or kitten is still the default option for many: Ironically especially people who don’t know much about cats!   Automatically reaching for Craigslist or eBay Classifieds can end up in heartbreak. It’s unclear why so many people won’t consider adopting a rescue cat … Read more

Treating Vomiting and Diarrhea in Dogs and Cats

Treating Vomiting and Diarrhea in Dogs and Cats

Treating Vomiting and Diarrhea in Dogs and Cats If your dog or cat is vomiting or experiencing diarrhea, you want it to stop it immediately. These two animal health problems can cause many more issues for owners because they can’t be controlled very easily. When your dog or cat needs to vomit or experience diarrhea, … Read more

History of the Sphynx Cat

History of the Sphynx Cat

Much to the surprise of many, the hairless cat is not a “man-made” breed. They are a natural mutation. The beginning of the Sphynx as we know it today began almost forty years ago in Toronto, Canada. Although, hairless cats have actually been reported as far back as the early 1930’s. In 1966, there was … Read more

Best Cat Litter Box For Large Cats

Best Cat Litter Box For Large Cats

Finding The Purrr-fect Litter Box It’s hard to be paw-sitive when picking out a litter box. I know that I want an ideal place for my cat to call its throne– that part of the thinking process is easy enough. Even better is that I at least know that my top choices are always the … Read more