Cats

Hairless Cat

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. ...

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 ...

Homemade Pet Treats ~ Sunshine Liver Brownies Recipe

Sunshine Liver Brownies These brownies may be cut to any size and will not crumble in your pocket. They also freeze well. 1 lb. of calf or pork liver 1 cup of flour 1/2 cup corn meal 2 Tbsp garlic salt 1 Tbsp garlic powder Puree ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Pet Bandanas