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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.

How to calm down a frightened cat
Cat Behavior

How to calm down a frightened cat

Do you have a fearful cat? It’s natural to be afraid—it’s what keeps us alive—but problems arise when fear is expressed too often or if your cat is scared of objects that are not life-threatening. In this article, we are going to focus mainly on how to calm a scared cat.

How to turn an outdoor cat into an indoor cat in a painless way
Cat Behavior

How to turn an outdoor cat into an indoor cat in a painless way

Transitioning an outdoor cat to become an indoor cat is not as hard as many think. We have previously said that indoor life is much safer, but is that kind of lifestyle suitable for any cat? At some point, with all the meowing, sneaking around, and even spraying urine, it may seem your cat will never adapt to life indoors. That is not true!

Do you pay attention to how much water your cat drinks?
Cat Health

Do you pay attention to how much water your cat drinks?

Earlier, we talked about the possible actions to take if your cat does not drink enough water, as well as how to avoid and treat dehydration in cats. A less common (but still dangerous) situation occurs when a cat begins to drink more water, but this additional drinking goes unnoticed by the cat’s owner. Do YOU know how much water your cat drinks?

Best activities to do with your dog to have fun and solve his behavior problems
Dog Behavior / Dog Training

Best activities to do with your dog to have fun and solve his behavior problems

Increased activity, no doubt, is the single most effective method to treat dog behavior problems. But what does this really mean? Do I have to play with my dog, talk to him, go to the zoo with him? How often should I do it?

All about obesity in cats
Cat Health

All about obesity in cats

Obesity in dogs and cats is among the most common problems in veterinary medicine. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, more than half of cats living in the United States are overweight or obese. Observation in our and our colleagues’ veterinary clinics reveal that it’s not much different here in Europe as well.

Diet means feeding appropriate amount and quality of food. Do not let your cat fast.
Cat Health / Cat Nutrition

Nine tips to help your cat lose weight more easily

In recent weeks we talked a lot about weight loss in cats, ending our discussion with a guide for creating and managing your cat’s weight loss. But there are several more things you can do to make your cat’s diet more effective and healthy. Find out about those in this article.

The easy and healthy weight loss in cats
Cat Health

The easy and healthy weight loss in cats

Weight loss, whether for overweight cats, dogs or humans, is said to improve the health of the subject. That is certainly true, but in order to become a reality, weight loss must be carried out the right way. Even if it’s “just a cat!”

The good and the bad about pine pellet cat litter
Cat Behavior

The good and the bad about pine pellet cat litter

Although pine pellet litter is relatively new in the commercial cat litter market, sawdust has long been used as a bedding in horse stables. Pine absorbs moisture very well and may be easily scooped out and replaced with fresh bedding/litter.

At what age can a kitten leave its mother and littermates
Cat Behavior

At what age can a kitten leave its mother and littermates

Do you know at what age a kitten can leave its mother? When a breeder shows you a five-week old kitten and says he’s old enough to be rehomed right after you make the payment, would you believe him?