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The Natural Solution For Cat Urinary Problems

The Natural Solution For Cat Urinary Problems

A cat urinary problem is cause for concern. Veterinarians will prescribe antibiotics to kill off any bacteria and look for any underlying cause. If none are identified, a homeopathic supplement could be of benefit along with the antibiotics and as a preventative. Before giving anything new to your c......[Read More]
Cat Tricks Can Help With Behavioral Problems

Cat Tricks Can Help With Behavioral Problems

As a cat owner, I had never entertained the concept of teaching my pussy tricks until now. I was under the impression that dogs could do tricks. I believed moggies were just cool and more complicated than dogs. He is very interested in finding warm, soft places to sleep. I always thought that dogs w......[Read More]
Know More About Your Cat's Diabetes

Know More About Your Cat's Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus or sugar diabetes is a chronic illness in which there are high levels of glucose in the blood. It is seen in dogs and cats as well as humans, and is commoner when overweight. There is no cure, but treatment, which in cats may or may not include insulin injections, can maintain a he......[Read More]
Pets Allowed At Work? Grab A Cat Condo

Pets Allowed At Work? Grab A Cat Condo

You may have heard that some progressive companies like Google allow their employees to bring their pets to work. While I'm sure there are certain stipulations, like restrictions as to certain days of the week, how many can participate, and how to manage unruly or tempermental pets. But any way......[Read More]
Sinus Infection in a Feline

Sinus Infection in a Feline

Sinusitis is the clinical name for the abnormal swelling of the lining of the sinus passages. The sinus passages are bony hollows in the skull that lead directly to the nose and nasal cavities. Sinusitis is also commonly referred to as a sinus infection. Sinus infections have several main causes, as......[Read More]
Cat Scratching Furniture? How to Make Them Stop

Cat Scratching Furniture? How to Make Them Stop

A cat scratching furniture is a common behavioral problem many owners have.Cats do this for several reasons,for exercise, for fun, and to mark their territory.In order to get your cat to stop, you have to make the areas that they like to scratch unappealing to them, and at the same time provide them......[Read More]
GuideCats Picture Gallery: Ernie

GuideCats Picture Gallery: Ernie

Picture gallery of the cats who help and inspire the Guides at About.com. Ernie, pictured here, is Co-GuideCat for About Cross Stitch.......[Read More]
How to Keep Your Non-Waterproof Eyeliner From Coming Off

How to Keep Your Non-Waterproof Eyeliner From Coming Off

Eyeliner can dramatically enhance the appearance of your eyes. A single line can change the shape of your eyes and be the finishing touch to your look. However, if you use an eyeliner that's not waterproof, you may get smudges and smears around your eyes throughout the day since natural skin oils, h......[Read More]
Why and How Do Cats Purr?

Why and How Do Cats Purr?

While the exact causes of purring are not yet known, scientists and vets have come to the conclusion that purring is very closely linked with emotion. Cats are able to purr from their second day of life and, while no one knows for certain if it's voluntary or involuntary, cats are known for using th......[Read More]
Why Are Black Cats So Hard to Get Adopted?

Why Are Black Cats So Hard to Get Adopted?

Black cats are not a popular choice for people interested in adopting a cat.Why do potential cat owners avoid black cats?......[Read More]
2010 Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery: Comfortable?

2010 Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery: Comfortable?

Wordless Wednesday is a social networking idea started by the Wordless Wednesday web site. Under the premise that "a picture is worth a thousand words," that's exactly what participants try to do, with eye-catching photos and a short punchy title. You are invited to submit a Wordless ......[Read More]
How to Easily Take Care of Cats

How to Easily Take Care of Cats

Having a cat requires a lot of time, dedication and care, but in the end can be very rewarding. While cats are definitely more independent pets than other animals, like dogs, they still require a great deal of attention and care.......[Read More]
All Cats Need an Identity

All Cats Need an Identity

We explore the pros and cons of various systems of identifying your cat in the event is is lost, including collars with tags and tattooing.......[Read More]
DIY E-Collar

DIY E-Collar

Elizabethan collars, also called E-collars, are used in veterinary medicine to keep dogs from licking or scratching at wounded or sore areas. The collar surrounds the dog's head, making it impossible for the dog to lick its body. E-collars also protect the head, making it impossible for the dog's cl......[Read More]
How to Treat and Prevent a Cat Chronic Urinary Tract Infection Without Surgery? Here's the Solution

How to Treat and Prevent a Cat Chronic Urinary Tract Infection Without Surgery? Here's the Solution

For a pet cat chronic urinary tract infection can cause a great deal of pain and discomfort. As a cat owner, the last thing you want to see is your cat suffering from recurring infections that not only affect its bladder, but also deteriorate its overall health. So, the question that needs to be ask......[Read More]
Stop Changing Cat Litter With an Automatic Litter Box

Stop Changing Cat Litter With an Automatic Litter Box

Changing the cat litter has got to be one of the most despised chores, at least at my house.It's like drawing the short straw and ending up with the chore no body wants.If you hate changing cat litter, you may be interested in how we solved this dilemma and stopped changing cat litter.No, we di......[Read More]
2010 Black Cat Picture Gallery: Taco

2010 Black Cat Picture Gallery: Taco

Black cats have traditionally been associated with Halloween, so we honor black cats with photos during October. Of course, aficionados of these Parlor Panthers adore black cats year-round. If you haven't yet had your fill of black cat photos, feast your eyes on the previous galleries.......[Read More]
How to Treat Cat Wounds

How to Treat Cat Wounds

Caring for a wounded cat can be a traumatic experience. It is helpful to stay focused and remember these two important steps: first, control the bleeding if necessary; and second, help prevent infection by properly cleaning and bandaging the wound. Also remember that your cat is going to be scared......[Read More]
Prednisone Tablets for Asthma in Cats

Prednisone Tablets for Asthma in Cats

If your cat coughs and wheezes often, don't assume the problem is just a hairball. Asthma in cats causes similar symptoms and is often misdiagnosed, says veterinarian Susan Little of the Winn Feline Foundation. Pollen, dust from cat litter, cigarette smoke, hair spray, cleaning products, scented air......[Read More]