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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

PetMD Editorial
Apr 16, 2018

By Kate Hughes As cat owners look for ways to keep their kitties happy and healthy, they’re starting to explore alternative treatments not previously considered by Western medicine. Among these alternative treatments is cannabis oil. This isn’t much of a surprise,… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Apr 11, 2018

By Paula Fitzsimmons Animal rescues save lives, but not all shelters arecreated equal. Some may seem legit, but in reality, may be breeding or hoarding fronts. Others may be well-intentioned but provide inadequate care. So, how can you tell if you’re supporting a reputable… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Feb 19, 2018

By Kate Hughes There are few subjects related to cat ownership as hotly debated as declawing. There are passionate arguments on each side of the issue, with some veterinarians so staunchly against declawing that they refuse to perform the procedure. Declawing is illegal in… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Feb 08, 2018

By Cheryl Lock Just because your cat loves her chicken, beef, and tuna meals doesn’t mean she wouldn’t also love to sink her teeth into something a little more green and leafy. That’s where cat grass comes in. “I like it as a micro nutrient source for cats,” says Mark… Read More