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PetMD Editorial
Nov 28, 2018

By Kathy Blumenstock December is Cat Lovers’ Month (even though our cats believe that’s every month!), so it’s time to celebrate the beauty, smarts and sass of all cats in big and small, and fun and serious ways. From helping a cat rescue by donating cat foodand cat toysto… Read More

Sandra C. Mitchell, DVM, DABVP
Nov 19, 2018

Image via iStock.com/Meadowsun By Dr. Sandra Mitchell Fostering kittens is a huge task, and depending on the reason the kittens were orphaned, can be difficult to do successfully. Knowing which kitten supplies will keep you heading in the right direction can be a huge help… Read More

Sandra C. Mitchell, DVM, DABVP
Oct 31, 2018

“What is that white, wiggling grain of rice under my cat’s tail? How disgusting!” This is something we hear very commonly from pet owners. Most likely, the white, maggot-like parasite is actually a tapeworm segment. Sometimes they are still moving and crawling through the… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Oct 22, 2018

Image via iStock.com/byakkaya Reviewed for accuracy on October 22, 2018, by Dr. Katie Grzyb, DVM By Nancy Dunham Is there a stray cat hanging out outside your home? Or slowly spending more and more time in your yard? You might very well have been adopted by a local street… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jun 27, 2018

Reviewed and updated for accuracy on June 27, 2018 by Katie Grzyb, DVM An indoor cat generally has a simpler life than its free-range feline counterpart. It’s no secret that the mean streets—or even fields—hold many dangers for an outdoor cat on its own. An indoor cat doesn… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jun 27, 2018

By Kate Hughes Many pet parents are concerned with the impact that their pets are having on the environment. Maybe they’ve already adjusted their lifestyles to incorporate more sustainable products—like bamboo toothbrushes and reusable straws, taken a closer look at their… Read More