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PetMD Editorial
Sep 18, 2008

Looking for a pet that is loving and independent? How about one that will fit your lifestyle? Well, here are some simple ways to adopt one such creature. The cat. Cats are a great addition to a household. Not only are they clean and self-sufficient, but they are excellent… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Sep 08, 2008

We usually think of cats as graceful and agile animals that can make impressive jumps. However, even the best athlete can miss. Falls and collisions with cars are the most common ways a cat breaks a bone. Attacks by other animals (and sometimes humans) can also result in… Read More

Aug 14, 2008

Cats are small, and often become the target of other animals, making them vulnerable to all kinds of dangers. Anyone who owns a cat understands that it needs protection, especially from dangers that can be encountered outside of the house. This vulnerability accounts for… Read More

Aug 01, 2008

Feline Leukemia Virus Infection (FeLV) in Cats Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is a disease that impairs the cat's immune system and can cause cancer. Thisviral infectionis responsible for too many deaths in household cats, affecting all breeds. The good news is that it… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jul 24, 2008

Ever wonder why cats behave like they do? Bust the myths and find out why. Did you know cats played a large role in ancient Egyptian society? They even became deities; Mafdet (goddess of justice) and Bast (goddess of war). While these creatures aren't placed on such a… Read More