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How to avoid hyperthyroidism in cats
Cat Health

How to avoid hyperthyroidism in cats

Last week, we talked about the signs of hyperthyroidism in cats and possible treatments. In today’s article, you are going to learn about the possible causes of hyperthyroidism and ways to avoid this dangerous disease.

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Cat Behavior

How to stop a cat from waking you up at night

It’s been a while now, but our cat used to wake us up at 4 a.m. every night. At the exact same time. Actually, we also did exactly the same thing every night – we gave her canned food. It was a lovely solution, because we could get back to sleep a few minutes later. But it kept happening each and every night – again, and again, and again ….

Extreme weight loss, in spite of increased appetite, is among  the most common signs of hyperthyroidism in cats.
Cat Health

Would you recognize signs of hyperthyroidism in cats?

Hyperthyroidism is among the most common diseases in middle-aged and older cats, and untreated hyperthyroidism can have a lethal outcome. In this article, you will learn how to recognize symptoms of hyperthyroidism in cats and what to do if you suspect your cat might have it.

Meat by-rpoducts are neither bad nor good. They just are everything of animal origin, which is not meat.
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Cat Nutrition

Should you avoid meat by products in the cat food?

More and more sources recommend avoiding meat byproducts in our pets’ food. They say we should check whether meat is the first ingredient and avoid grain and meat byproducts on the label. But is this true? Let’s talk about what byproducts are, whether byproducts are bad and whether you should avoid byproducts in your cat’s food.

6 reasons why dry food is not good for your cat
Cat Nutrition

6 reasons why dry food is not good for your cat

Dry cat food was invented by the pet industry as an alternative with longer shelf lives, lower costs of ingredients and logistics and greater convenience for cat owners. No wonder it sells well, because people are the ones who make buying choices, not cats.

How to care for a cat after surgery
Cat Health

How to care for a cat after surgery

Did you just bring your cat home from a veterinary clinic and noticed that you don’t remember much of what your vet told you? Don’t worry! In this article, you are going to learn how to take care of your cat after surgery and to make sure the recovery process is fast, safe and as pleasant to you and your animal as possible.

8 reasons why your cat needs climbing opportunities
Cat Behavior

8 reasons why your cat needs climbing opportunities

Cats are all about climbing, leaping, and perching, yet for most of them, the highest location available is a chair, a sofa, or sometimes, when the owner is not watching, the kitchen counter. In this article, you will find eight reasons why your cat needs cat trees, shelves, perches, wide window panes, and access to your computer desk.

How to find the best cat litter type for your cat
Cat Behavior

How to find the best cat litter type for your cat

What is the best cat litter to use? Which fights odor the best? Which one prevents litter tracking? Which is preferred by most cats? With so many options on the market it is easy to get confused and even worse, there isn’t a single answer to this, because each cat litter type has its own advantages and disadvantages. So, in this article you are going to find what the best cat litter is for you and your cat.

How to stop your cat from biting when playing
Cat Behavior

How to stop your cat from biting when playing

Is your cat acting too aggressively as you play with him? It’s more common that kittens and young cats bite when playing, but if the behavior is not stopped early, it may continue into adulthood, when the cute little bites of a cute little kitten become harsh and painful.

First commercial cat litter "Kitty Litter" was made of clay and invented by American entrepreneur Ed Lowe. It WAS a revolution.
Cat Behavior

Pros and cons of non clumping clay cat litter

Non-clumping clay cat litter, often referred as an absorbing litter, is the oldest commercial cat litter on the market. It was invented back in the late 1940s, and due to its great absorption capabilities compared to sand or ash, which were the alternatives back then, it gained in popularity quite rapidly.