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Remedy for a Limping Cat

Cats can limp for a number of reasons. The injuries causing the limp can be as minor as a torn claw or a scratch on the pad of the foot to things more serious and even life threatening such as bone breaks or back injuries. Obviously the cat cannot tell its owner where it hurts. The owner will have t

Understanding, Treating and Preventing FIV in Your Cat

While FIV is sometimes referred to as 'Feline AIDS,' it is not transmittable to humans. FIV is transmitted cat-to-cat most commonly through 'saliva to blood,' i.e. deep bite wounds. It can also be transmitted through the womb from mother cat to embryos. Although an FIV vaccine is

Cats With Gingivitis and How to Resolve it Naturally

Cats with gingivitis are common. This is a sad reflection of just how far we are, and so our cats, from natural and so healthy foods and a natural lifestyle. Feeding a cat in accordance with her evolution is the way to prevent any disease. But what about treating an existing condition?

How to Determine Your Cat's Breed

One of the most common questions asked among cat lovers is "What breed is my cat?" The question is unnecessary if the cat came from a reputable breeder. If the cat was found or adopted from a shelter, it is more likely a mixed breed.

Why Cats Make Better Pets

Are you a dog owner? Are you amongst those who think that dogs are better pet than cats? For all dog lovers and owners who think that dogs should be preferred as pets against cats, I would like you all to reconsider this statement. Accept the reality with a bold heart that cats are anytime better pe

Nothing's Unhappier Than a Fat Cat

Are you worried that have a fat cat? Obesity is a common topic in the news today and when it comes to cat health, your pet is as susceptible to obesity as you are.

Types of Feline Liver Disease

Liver disease can be a painful condition for a cat.cat face image by Viktor Korpan from Fotolia.comCats can be affected by several different types of liver disease. Veterinarians can treat liver disease if the diagnosis is made early enough. While symptoms can differ depending on the...

What Keeps Your Pet Cat Amused?

Cats tend to be fairly moody pets. If you prefer a companion in which you can depend on to always be in a playful mood, get a dog.

Household Cures for Cat Diarrhea

Keep your cat healthy.cat image by JASON WINTER from Fotolia.comIf your cat suffers from diarrhea, she will feel sick and uncomfortable. Some of the popular causes of the condition include not getting enough water, a food allergy, parasites or even eating something that doesn't agree with...

Red Cats Picture Gallery: Montana

We celebrate red cats in our December Picture Calendar, but we love them year-round. December is a great month for snuggling with your cat in front of a crackling fire, particularly if your cat mirrors the colors of the flames. And of course we can't forget that December is red for the color of

Helpful Tips About Cats - Is Your Cat in Heat?

Have you recently adopted a female cat that is keeping you awake at night? Is she displaying some really odd behavior? Such as excessive howling or calling, or does she seem agitated.

How to Keep Buildup Off of a Humidifier

Buildup on humidifiers is caused by minerals in the water. These minerals can accumulate on your humidifier and create a fine white dust on nearby objects. How you reduce the buildup depends on what type of humidifier you have. Some humidifiers need minerals in their water in order to work while oth

How to Make a Trap to Catch a Cat

There are many reasons why you may want to make your own cat trap. Your cat can be skittish in general or selectively perceptive about avoiding upcoming unpleasant experiences, and not come home when you need it to. You may also have a feral cat -- or two or three -- around your home that you want t

Things That Make Cats Stop Spraying

The instinct to mark territory by spraying is present in both male and female cats, although it is far more common in males. It's possible to keep your cat from inundating your home with his personal calling card but it's not always easy. With persistence, however, the spraying problem is manageabl

Cat Condo - Why Get One

Are you a cat lover and do you just love the little ball of fur that lies on your couch the whole day long and plays with your piece of string when you fly it around. There are so many cat products in the market that you are spoilt for choice when you decide to pamper your little cat. I am sure you

Cat Supplies to Take Care of Your Pet

The cat has always been regarded as a household pet. Most pet owners keep a cat and treat it like part of the family but it is also necessary to have some cat supplies in order to let the cat live a comfortable lifestyle whilst it is inside the home or outside.

Feline Behavior - Why This Pet is So Acceptable!

Generally, cats are quite feasible to live with human beings. Only because of this reason billions of people all around the world are having cats in their homes, apartments and other living places. The main cause of their high acceptance is their cleanliness and flexibility to accept the human envir

How to Get Rid of Chronic Diarrhea in Cats

An occasional loose stool or bout of diarrhea from your cat is typically not a cause for concern. Digestive upsets happen to cats, just as they do to us. Chronic cases of diarrhea, however, should be addressed with your veterinarian. Recurring diarrhea or diarrhea lasting longer than 24 hours may le

Cat Urine - How to Stop the Behavior and Get Rid of the Smell

Right now, you may not be totally "in love" with your cat. Your house may be starting to smell - or worse, you can't smell it anymore, but you worry that people who come over to your house will smell it. You've tried every product on the market, but you can't seem to get the