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PetMD Editorial
Jan 22, 2018

By Helen Anne Travis Whether you call them teacup cats, dwarfs, or miniatures, there’s no denying the cuteness of these fun-size felines. But the breeding practices that go into creating such a small cat could lead to a host of health problems for the pet and a host of… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jan 16, 2018

by Cheryl Lock If you own a cat, you’re probably well-versed in the number of baffling behaviors they might exhibit on a regular basis, but if you’ve ever seen her make a certain facial expression that looks like a grimace or sneer, you might have also wondered about her… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Dec 05, 2017

By Cheryl Lock While most cat owners are on the lookout for litter box problems, they may not be paying close enough attention to what’s going on inside the cat litter box. As unappealing as it may sound, keeping an eye on your cat’s poop can provide an important window… Read More

Jennifer Coates, DVM
Sep 29, 2017

By Jennifer Coates, DVM While you’re petting your cat, you feel a bump that wasn’t there before. What is it? Is it serious? Chances are only your veterinarian can tell you, but it helps to know what the most common types of skin lumps on cats are and some tricks you can use… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Sep 28, 2017

Image via Tom Wang/Shutterstock By Cheryl Lock Keeping your cat indoors can help prevent him from getting lost, from getting into altercations with other animals, and from a whole host of other harmful issues. However, if you avoid giving your feline friend flea and tick… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Sep 01, 2017

By Diana Bocco Generally, meowing is not a cause for concern. "Some cats, notably Siamese, meow more than others," says Dr. Jeff Levy, a Manhattan-basedveterinarian and certified veterinary acupuncturist. "And it's likely your feline will also use… Read More