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  • Feline acne is a common probloem
    Feline acne is very common, but shouldn’t be ignored
    Cats can get acne just like adolescents. Distinct from the teens, feline acne can be a life-long predicament.Applying antibacterial or antifungal creams or every day soaks with Epson salts to the chin area can help disinfect them.Some felines...
  • Kitten Bowl II
    Kitten Bowl II Is Tomorrow's Really Big Game
    Are you more into cats than you are Super Bowl XLIX? Do you wish you could watch football that wasn't football on Super Bowl Sunday? You're in luck, because on Feb. 1, 2015, the Hallmark Channel will broadcast the second annual Kitten Bowl...
  • Animal video
    Animal shelter parodies football scandal
    The National Football League’s “Deflategate” scandal would seem to have nothing do with cats and dogs. But that did not stop an animal shelter in New York from coming up with a creative way to use the controversy to promote its...
  • How many cats is too many?
    How many cats is too many? The answer may surprise you
    We crazy cat people sometimes believe that there's no such thing as too many cats. However, our furry feline friends--and our circumstances--may not agree. Some cats do best as only cats, while others do best with maybe one or two companions....
  • Velvetkist Pack’n Heat of Krimpurrs (called “Frankie”), a cream and white neuter Persian male, came out of premiership to be chosen by Judge Ellyn Honey in allbreed Ring 1 as her best cat in the show.
    Midwest Persian Tabby Fanciers 54th CFA allbreed cat show recap
    On Sat. Jan. 24 and Sun. Jan. 25, 2015, the metro Detroit-area Midwest Persian Tabby Fanciers Cat Fanciers Association club held their 54th all-breed cat show at Monroe County Community College in Monroe, Michigan. One hundred fifty-eight cats in...
  • Little girl doesn't like cats
    Little girl gives surprising, yet logical, reason for not liking cats
    A little girl was caught on video, explaining why she doesn't like cats. But it's not for all the typical reasons we hear when we cat people encounter non-cat people. She didn't say that she doesn't like cats because they're...
  • Cats can spead certain disease to humans
    Can cats spread diseases to humans
    You should be aware that many zoonotic diseases can be passed on by your cat. Most common are: Cat scratch disease. which is a bacterial disease brought about by bacteria carried in feline saliva. The bacteria can be passed from a feline to a...
  • Kitten Bowl II premiers
    Kitten Bowl II premiers on Hallmark Channel Super Bowl Sunday
    “Kitten Bowl II,” premiers Super Bowl Sunday, February 1 at noon on Hallmark Channel.The feline competition features two preliminary rounds followed by a championship match. Included: profiles of the pets, locker-room strategy sessions...
  • Valentine's Day is time for pet adoptions
    PetSmart Charities gears up for 'Be My Valentine Adoption Weekend '
    The PetSmart Charities Be My Valentine Adoption Weekend takes place from Feb. 14-15 at your local PetSmart store. This two-day event allows people to meet thousands of friendly, lovable dogs and cats that are looking for their forever home.More...
  • How to choose the right kennel for your cat
    Kenneling your cat: How to decide on the right kennel at which to board your cat
    Kenneling your cat, instead of having a pet sitter come to your house, may be something you've thought about, especially if you were going to be away from home for a long time, but can't take your cat with you. Have you ever wondered just...
  • Signs of thiamine deficiency in cats
    Signs of thiamine deficiency in cats
    This particular deficiency is more common in cats than dogs and is mainly prevalent in raw fish eaters.The main causes of this deficiency are from being fed cat food that is not totally balanced, consuming raw fish, eating over-processed foods and...
  • Stolen cat
    Stolen cat found safe in Maryland
    A black-and-white tuxedo cat stolen from a pet store in Baltimore County has been found safe and sound, a local rescue group said late Jan. 28.The male feline, Yin Yang, is “perfectly fine and unfazed,” the Feline Rescue Association ...
  • Cat stolen
    Cat stolen from Maryland pet store
    A black-and-white tuxedo cat was stolen Jan. 27 from the Owings Mills Petco in Maryland, where he was being shown to potential adopters, according to a local rescue group.Security camera video shows three people forcing open the cat’s locked...
  • Rabies shots
    Rabies booster protects pets with expired shots, study finds
    Cats and dogs with expired rabies vaccinations are “very unlikely” to develop the fatal disease if they receive a booster shot immediately after being exposed to the virus, according to a new study by Kansas State University.Currently,...
  • Simply take precautions if have a cat and expecitng
    Toxoplasmosis from cats and expectant mothers
    There are many half truths out there about the topic of toxoplasmosis and expectant mothers. Here are facts on the most serious concern.Toxoplasmosis is a parasitic disease that can have caustic effects on a fetus. It can cause eye inflammation,...