Cats

Behavioral Issues In Cats May Not Be What You Think

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You were away from home longer than usual. When you walk in your door, you’re hit with an overpowering odor… and you know just what it is. But why? You may jump to the conclusion that your cat sprayed or urinated outside the box as a passive-aggressive way to say, “Your absence is unacceptable! You’d better come home on time from now on.” (more…)

Ear Mites in Cats & Kittens

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What You Should Know About Ear Mites in Cats!
Ear mites are contagious. Ear mites are parasites that live on the skin’s surface, especially on the skin lining of the ear canal. They are transferred from cat to cat by direct contact. Ear mites and eggs can persist in the environment for several months. They can then return to re-infest your cat. (more…)

Important Tips for Adopting a Stray Cat

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Cats are my favorite pets. I’m almost charmed by the grace and beauty of these wonderful creatures. I am an owner of a former stray cat and I want to share my experience of bringing a stray cat into your life. You should be aware of various difficulties if you have an intention to take in a stray kitten. Before you decide to raise a stray animal, you need to consider the safety of yourself and your family. Moreover, you are to be patient enough to help the pet acclimatize to your home and life. Here are a few important tips for adopting a stray cat. (more…)

Tips for New Cat Owners

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Cats make great companions. Not only do they look good, they also keep mice away and have built-in motors. That’s pretty cool.

But there’s more to owning a cat than having a cute, soft, purring companion. Before you get one, there are a few things you should think about, and a few things that are just plain good to know. (more…)

Cat Health – Keeping Them Perfect

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Cats are extremely agile and active pets known for their curiosity. For this reason, many humans find they are easily humored by the feline species’ innate sense of independence, and enjoy spending time with these furry little beholders of big personalities.

It is no wonder, then, that cat owners want to do whatever it takes to help their animal companions live long and healthy lives. Promoting longevity in your pet is not achieved by any miracle cure, but rather results from consistent effort throughout an entire cat’s life. By combining a well-rounded preventative care regimen, an increase in the amount of exercise your pet experiences, and a boost to the nutritional value of your cat’s diet, you may be able to carry your pet through over a decade of play, laughter, and fun. (more…)

Cats Vaccination

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A kitten should be vaccinated around nine weeks of age, with the important second dose being given at 12 weeks.

A booster vaccination one year on is important to enhance the initial level of immunity. Regular boosters throughout a cat’s life will help maintain a good level of protection against cat ‘flu, feline parvovirus and feline leukaemia.Your vet can advise you on the frequency of these boosters.

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Breeds Of Cats- India

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Many people consider their pets as a member of the family, and treat
them with love and respect. Mutual feeling appears oftenly, as cats
seek us to be petted, out to play, just simply sit in our laps. They
provide unconditional affection, devotion and love. Pets help an
individual mentally and physically to achieve a happy and healthy
life. Many people want to buy or take home a pet and consider and
treat him with love and respect consider as their family member. Cats
are wonderful and one should always have one their life. They make the
perfect pet because of their intelligence, self-sufficiency and they
are good as a companion. (more…)

Origins of the Norwegian Forest Cat

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There is a great deal of interest in the Norwegian Forest Cat. The breed was recognized in Norway in 1973 and then sold in Sweden in 1977. Shortly thereafter it came to the United States. Its history goes back further to the days of the Vikings, who enjoyed them as companions and mousers. In Norway, its name is Norsk Skogkatt and its natural habitat was in the surrounding forests. Yet, this breed is not a cat from (more…)