Cats

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Step By Step: How To Safely Change Your Cat’s Food

We love our cats and want to do our best for them. This includes grooming, medical care, and of course, diet. Choosing the right food is not always easy, and sometimes you may need to change food to facilitate your cat’s health. There are many warnings about feeding cats and changing their diets in various…

Should You Be Adding Water To Wet Cat Food?

Should You Be Adding Water To Wet Cat Food?

Should you be adding water to your cat’s wet cat food? Not necessarily. There are some cat owners who do add water into their cat’s already wet cat food, and you may be asking why? And should you be doing it too? It is fine to add water to wet cat food, but it is…

Cat eating outside

7 Effective Ways to Keep Slugs Away From Cat Food

Ever wanted to place your kitty’s bowl outside but found the critters their food attracts bothersome? Never fear! A lot of owners feel more comfortable feeding their cats outside but don’t like dealing with the unwanted attention their bowls attract from other animals. A particularly annoying and potentially dangerous beastie are the all-too-common garden slugs….

Is Food Coloring Safe or Toxic For Cats?

Is Food Coloring Safe or Toxic For Cats?

Our feline friends have delicate stomachs, but can something like food coloring cause them real harm? Food coloring is tried and tested as safe for human consumption, but perhaps your pet has accidentally ingested some. Or maybe you would like to know if the artificial coloring in cat kibble is in any way unhealthy for…

Do Cats Need Salt Licks (Or Is It Toxic)?

If you have ever had your cat give you a good lick down, you might think they are after your salty skin and are perhaps lacking salt in their diet. Sodium (salt) is a vital part of body functioning in all animals, including cats. It is an electrolyte and is responsible for controlling the fluid…

Dry and wet cat food

Is Wet Or Dry Cat Food More Filling For A Cat? Let’s Compare

If you are trying to decide what type of food you should be feeding your cat, you may ask yourself which kind of food is more filling to your cat, wet or dry? Since you are going to be picking a type of food to buy your cat, it makes sense for it to be the food that…

Wet Vs. Dry Food: Which Is Better For Hairballs?

Wet Vs. Dry Food: Which Is Better For Hairballs?

If you have owned cats, you will be familiar with the retching and vomiting that results in a nasty wet mass of hairball deposited somewhere in the house – usually on a hard-to-clean sofa or carpet! Some cats seem to have more hairballs than others. Owners often find the retching and vomiting disturbing. Pet food…

Should Cats Eat and Drink from the Same Bowls?

Cats are notoriously quirky; no two cat owners will share the same anecdotes on their felines’ feeding time rituals. For example, my childhood cat preferred to share his mealtimes with the other pets, while my current senior citizen will not allow the dog so much as a sniff. All these oddities might bring up the…

Automatic Cat Feeder

Automatic Cat Feeders: The 5 Pros And Cons

If you are like us, and you feel guilty leaving your cat at home alone, every morning you have to go for work, then we want to ensure you that you are not alone! Most cat owners stress about their kitties throughout the day. Are they safe? Are they happy? Are they Hungry? What if…

The 20 Best Cat Foods To Control Shedding.

Cats can be sleek and elegant or fluff-balls with so much fur you are not sure which end you are looking at. Stroking them can provide relief from stress, calm you down and help center your mind. The problem, though, is that with these beautiful coats, there also comes a lot of shedding of hair. …