Category: Cats

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How to Find a Lost Kitten in Your House

When bringing a new kitten to join your family, it is important to bear in mind that your new furry friend is experiencing a lot of change that can make her feel frightened and apprehensive. Kittens may do a number of different things to help them cope with their fears such as taking refuge underneath

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Separation Anxiety in Cats

Even though they seem to be pretty resilient pets, cats can develop anxiety for a number of reasons, many of which pet parents might not even consider. From changing homes to their owners not being able to interact with them for a period of time, there are many causes of anxiety in cats. In today’s

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Why Did My Cat Stopped Meowing

Cats have different personalities. Some might be quiet, while others might verbalize all the time. But if you’ve noticed that your feline friend seems to be unusually quiet, here are some possible reasons. Just remember, cats can be just as moody as people, and sometimes, even more. If your cat is quiet for one or

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Collecting a Cat’s Urine Sample

Collecting a urine sample from your feline friend certainly looks like a challenge, but it might actually be easier than you expect. In today’s article, we’re giving you some tips on collecting your cat’s urine so that you can take it to the vet clinic to have it examined. We’ll also add some information on

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Increased Thirst in Cats

Cats don’t really have the best reputation when it comes to drinking water. Some might not even drink any, especially if they are fed canned food instead of kibble. So when your feline friend starts drinking a lot of water and urinating frequently, it’s natural for you to be alarmed. In today’s article, we’re looking

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Arthritis in Cats – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Arthritis is a disease that commonly affects geriatric cats, although some of its symptoms can show up in younger animals that might have congenital disabilities. Unfortunately, until recent times, osteoarthritis in cats remained something that was either ignored or less diagnosed and treated. This is in part due to the fact that cats tend to

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Lethargy in Cats – Causes, Treatment and Recovery

It can be quite difficult to tell whether your feline companion is lethargic or if she’s sleeping a little more than usual. If you are out of the house for 10 or more hours a day, you might not be aware of your cat’s sleeping habits, so you might accidentally think that something is wrong

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Diabetes in Cats

It is estimated that up to 1% of all cats suffer from diabetes. As you probably know, this is a disease that affects people and animals alike. In diabetes, a cat’s pancreas either doesn’t produce a sufficient amount of insulin or the animal’s body is incapable of synthesizing the hormone. In today’s article, we’re looking

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Liver Failure in Cats

Liver failure can affect animals and humans alike, and it usually shows up in two forms — chronic and acute liver failure. In both cases, the cat loses up to 70% of the functionality of the organ. Hepatic necrosis is most commonly at the root of the disease, and in cats, acute liver failure is

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10 Reasons Why Cats Make Better Pets Than Dogs

If you’ve never been a pet guardian, you might have a hard time telling what the right pet for you might be. Should you choose a cat or a dog?  In today’s article, we’re looking at several reasons why cats are sometimes better than dogs, but do consider that everyone is different and that a

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Is Your Cat Stressed? Causes, Signs, and Treatment

Stress can have a severe negative impact on cats’ health, and it can also affect their behaviour. Although they might seem perfectly independent and self-sufficient, our feline friends can suffer from stress and anxiety just as much as we can. In today’s article, we are looking at the causes of stress in cats, how you

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The Birth of Kittens

The birth of kittens can be an exciting experience for the queen herself and for the cat guardians. But as is the case with any other type of pregnancy in animals and humans alike, sometimes things can go wrong. In this article, we will look at the stages of birth, labour, and any complications that

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Weight Loss in Cats

Cats don’t always show signs of an illness, and if you’ve noticed that your feline friend has been losing a little weight, you might be wondering what’s happening. The causes of unintentional weight loss can vary from a more serious condition to stress and other lifestyle changes. In this post, we are looking at most

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Umbilical Hernia in Cats

While they aren’t nearly as common in young cats as they are in young dogs, umbilical hernias can be something that kittens might be affected by. In general, this condition appears right after birth since the opening in the cat’s abdomen hasn’t completely closed (and was used during the cat’s pregnancy for providing nutrients to

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Anemia in Cats – Symptoms and Treatment

Cats can suffer from anemia, just like other animals and humans. Unfortunately, cats are also excellent when it comes to hiding illness, so you might not be able to tell when something is wrong with your feline friend. In this post, we’re looking at the clinical signs of anemia, the types that exist, how it

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