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How to Exercise Your Cats Through Play
Do cats need exercise? Of course! When cats are exercising, they’re helping maintain a healthy weight and also getting stimulation to keep them emotionally and behaviorally healthy. Here are some tips on how to exercise your cats along with some cat workouts that will be fun for cats and for you. Tips for How to Exercise Your CatFollow these tips for maximizing your cat playtime sessions and...
How to Remove a Tick From a Cat
Knowing how to remove a tick from your cat is important for their health—and also for yours. Tick-borne diseases can spread to your cat as soon as 24 hours after the tick attaches.
How Long Are Cats in Heat?
How Long Are Cats in Heat?
A heat cycle is the normal cycle of reproduction that occurs in unspayed female cats. Here’s everything you need to know about feline heat cycles and what to expect. How Long Does a Cat Heat Cycle Last?Signs of heat will resolve within 24-48 hours of ovulation, which will occur only if a female cat in heat mates. Otherwise, the average cat will be in “heat” for seven days (ranging from 2-19...
Can Cats Eat Eggs?
Can Cats Eat Eggs?
When you think about foods that cats love, eggs might not come to mind. Since they’re healthy for us, are they good for our feline friends, too? Can cats eat eggs? Here are some benefits and risks of feeding your cat eggs. Are Eggs Good for Cats?Eggs are good sources of protein and fat, and cats are obligate carnivores, meaning they eat a diet of mostly animal protein. Eggs aren’t recommended...
Keeping Odor Away With a Clean Litter Box
Reviewed for accuracy on May 29, 2020, by Dr. Katy Nelson, DVM If you can count yourself as one of the lucky cat owners who has never had the misfortune of walking into a room and smelling “cat,” then you very likely have a cat that is fastidious about going in the litter box every time, and you are indeed fortunate. Very few pet parents enjoy having their home smell like it's saturated...
Litter Training Kittens 101: When to Start and How to Do It
Most adult cats will naturally seek out a sandy, granular place to eliminate, but young kittens might need a little help figuring out proper litter box habits. When litter training kittens, there are a few things you can do to help set your kitten up for success. Here are some cat potty training tips on when to start, how to choose litter boxes, how to pick the right type of litter, how and...