Top causes of stress in cats and ways to relieve it

Stress is one of the most popular reasons for health and behavior problems in cats. The most effective solution is to find the source of the stress and take steps to minimize its impact.

What is the best place for a cat litter box?

The best place for a cat litter box is a location that meets several requirements. Cat owners often understand their expectations about where to keep the box. Yet they sometimes forget to think of what the cat wants. 

How to train a kitten to use the litterbox

It's easy to litter train a kitten. In most cases, the task does not even require a specialized “training”. Quite often it's enough if you provide an appropriate litter box because cats naturally love burying their feces and urine.

How to choose the best cat scratching post for your cat

Cat scratching posts are available in a million shapes and forms. But how do you choose the best cat scratching post for your cat? Obviously, if your cat does not use the post you brought home, it's a useless post. Here is a list of properties of a good cat scratching post.

How to calm a male dog when your female dog is in heat

It is not easy to calm a female dog when she is in heat. But things can get even crazier when you have a male dog, as well. He'll be restless and it may be challenging to calm a male dog during the heat.

How to know when your dog will come in heat

It's important to predict when your female dog will come in heat. Especially if you are a dog breeder. A lot of planning goes into the timing of mating, and you must know, how to calculate the time of your dog's heat.

Do male dogs go into heat?

Have someone asked you if your male dog has come in heat already? Or maybe your dog suddenly developed symptoms of being in heat, and you have begun to wonder: "Do male dogs go though heat?"

Can a female dog get pregnant while bleeding during the heat?

Can a dog become pregnant when she is bleeding? There is a popular belief that dogs cannot get pregnant during the first days of the heat. We see where this is coming from. For one thing, it's easy to assume that first days it's all just starting up. The second source is that we like to compare the bleeding of dogs to menstruation in humans. However, it's a fundamentally different thing.

Would you recognize these 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.

The easy and healthy weight loss in cats

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

6 ways to keep your cat’s teeth clean without brushing

The fact that cleaning your cat's teeth will improve his dental health is undeniable. The thing is, most cats won't accept the task easily. At least, without specific training. Is there a way to keep your cat's teeth clean without brushing? There is!

Why are there fewer cat breeds than dog breeds

You can see a large diversity between dog breeds. We have large, giant and small dogs. And there are also some dogs who do not look like ones in the first place. In cats, the most significant differences, we believe, are that some cats have folded ears, and some cats have no tail. But they all look like cats nevertheless.

Can cats see color or are they color-blind?

Cat owners who plan to buy a TV for their beloved pets might be interested in how cats view this world, more specifically, if they see color. In this article, you are going to learn that cats are quite capable of recognizing different colors. In one way, their color recognition is even superior to ours.

Why do cats have tails?

Why do cats have tails is rather an ambiguous question. We are fully aware that the intent is to understand how cats use the tail for their advantage, but we will try to answer both parts of the question: Why cats have tails and how do they use them.

What do cats dream about when they sleep?

Do cats dream? Most pet parents will swear that their cats do. They have seen their pets' paws twitching while they sleep, so what else could it be if not a dream?

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Why are there fewer cat breeds than dog breeds

You can see a large diversity between dog breeds. We have large, giant and small dogs. And there are also some dogs who do not look like ones in the first place. In cats, the most significant differences, we believe, are that some cats have folded ears, and some cats have no tail. But they all look like cats nevertheless.
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Top causes of stress in cats and ways to relieve it

Stress is one of the most popular reasons for health and behavior problems in cats. The most effective solution is to find the source of the stress and take steps to minimize its impact.
A kitten at an age to start a litter training

When should you start to littertrain a kitten?

Proper use of a litter box is one of the most important parts of indoor cat's lives. Inadequate training may lead to house soiling, which is number one reason for cats being left at animal shelter. It's a sad thing, if we know, litter training is actually very easy, but at what age should kitten start litter training?
a male dog eying a female during the heat

How to calm a male dog when your female dog is in heat

It is not easy to calm a female dog when she is in heat. But things can get even crazier when you have a male dog, as well. He'll be restless and it may be challenging to calm a male dog during the heat.
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