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  • Dumpster Kitty wins grand prize as Friskies video of the year
    Dumpster Kitty wins grand prize as Friskies video of the year
    Friskies brand knows how popular cat videos are worldwide. The company established “The Friskies” which can be equated to the Oscars of the cat video awards. Four of the nation’s most loveable Internet cats were recently...
  • Fundraiser for cat with portosystemic shunt diagnosis
    Fundraiser for cat with portosystemic shunt diagnosis
    Junior is a one year old cat that was rescued from a feral colony by a caring individual. One kitten stood out amongst the rest with his display of an array of medical issues. He was taken for a medical examination, but by the time the rescuers...
  • Portosystemic shunt diagnosis in cats
    Portosystemic shunt diagnosis in cats
    A portosystemic shunt, otherwise known as a liver shunt, is a condition where the blood vessel bypasses the liver, preventing the blood from being detoxified.The circulating blood that has been diverted (shunted) around the liver moves directly to...
  • Cats in cars spread smiles at the Garden State Cat Show
    Cats in cars spread smiles at the Garden State Cat Show
    One could not help but smile when seeing two cats calmly riding in motorized cars around the exhibit hall at the recent Garden State Cat Show & Expo in New Jersey. The felines are behavioral therapy cats who belong to Gregg and Karen...
  • The Garden State Cat Show is coming to town
    The Garden State Cat Show is coming to town
    You won’t want to miss the 2014 Garden State Cat Show & Expo. Once again, cat lovers from all over the country will meet at the Garden State Exhibit Center in Somerset, New Jersey, to celebrate feline friends. The event is scheduled for...
  • Strictly Seniors cat adoption event this weekend
    Strictly Seniors cat adoption event this weekend
    The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals (the Alliance) will launch its very first adoption event for cats seven years and older on Sunday, May 4, 2014. Dubbed “Strictly Seniors,” the event is intended to bring attention to...
  • Reward offered in feline animal cruelty investigation
    Reward offered in feline animal cruelty investigation
    Alley Cat Allies has taken action once again by offering a $750 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the deaths of at least 25 cats, as announced in their latest press release of April 25, 2014...
  • Raising awareness of feline dental health issues in Las Vegas
    Raising awareness of feline dental health issues in Las Vegas
    February is National Pet Dental Health Month. In honor of this occasion, All About Cats Veterinary Hospital in Las Vegas is raising awareness about the dangers of feline dental health problems by encouraging cat owners to proactively schedule...
  • Dirty cat people
    Dirty cat people
    This is certainly not meant how it sounds. What is being insinuated is that cats are continuously licking, nibbling and suckling their humans, so it may appear as though the cat believes that their human needs a good grooming!Any cat lover can...
  • Red Flannel Cat Formula recalled due to possible salmonella contamination
    Red Flannel Cat Formula recalled due to possible salmonella contamination
    Another pet food recall has been announced. According to a press release issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on January 25, 2014, Red Flannel Cat Formula has been recalled for possible salmonella contamination.The recall was...
  • Advice on feline weight control
    Advice on feline weight control
    The number of overweight cats is a growing statistic across the country. Dr. Trish Auge, owner of A Cat Hospital based in Las Vegas, has some advice to offer cat owners to help their cats stay slim and healthy.Dr. Auge says pet owners are...
  • Acute ear polyp condition diagnosed in rescue kitten
    Acute ear polyp condition diagnosed in rescue kitten
    A polyp is a projecting growth from a mucous surface. Ear polyps in cats are a fairly uncommon occurrence. However, the condition can cause severe damage to the eardrum if not properly diagnosed or treated by a veterinarian. Ear polyps can occur...
  • A simple blood test can be lifesaving for cats with heart disease
    A simple blood test can be lifesaving for cats with heart disease
    Heart disease is the silent killer of cats. One in six cats can be born with and develop heart disease in their lifetime. There are no outward symptoms, but now there is a blood test called a proBNP test that can detect heart disease earlier....
  • A proBNP blood test can detect early signs of heart disease in cats
    A proBNP blood test can detect early signs of heart disease in cats
    Heart disease is the silent killer of cats. One in six cats can be born with and develop heart disease in their lifetime. There are no outward symptoms, but now there is a blood test called a proBNP test that can detect heart disease earlier....
  • Angel Paws Animal Welfare will be featured at upcoming cat show
    Angel Paws Animal Welfare will be featured at upcoming cat show
    There is more to see at the thirteenth annual Central Jersey Cat Fanciers cat show this weekend than purebred cats. You can also find adoptable mixed breed rescue cats. Angel Paws Animal Welfare Society Inc. will be featured at the event once...