How to stop your cat from drinking toilet water

Without any suspicion, you enter your bathroom, and OH MY GOD, what is that? Your cat is drinking toilet water! Yuck! Disgust arises as you try to remember if you flushed the last time.

Nine ways to keep your cat indoors and prevent the escape

It's a good resolution to keep your cat indoors. At the same time, it may seem an impossible task to stop your cat from going outside if you are like most cat owners. When you go out, when you come home, or when you try to let fresh air in, your cat is already there and scoots right out at the first possibility. In some cases, you may not even notice that he's gone.

Why your cat’s tail gets puffy every now and then?

Have you ever noticed that when something startles your cat, his tail becomes big and puffy? Usually, it may stay like this for several minutes, especially if the cat is frightened by a noise, but is not able to tell what was the source of it.

Feline pheromones – what are they, and can they help your cat?

Is your cat aggressive, stressed, not confident, or afraid of objects such as cat carriers? If so, cat pheromones may become a very helpful tool in regaining peace and harmony in your home or making vet visits less of a terror to your cat.

How to bike with your dog safely

Do you love biking? We certainly do, but one of the best ways to bike and perform other activities is to have our best friends with us. In this article, you will learn how to bike with your dog in a way that is safe for you, your dog, and other road users.

Top causes of excessive chewing in dogs

Dogs chew a lot when they are puppies. While most dogs outgrow this habit, yet some may still indulge in this activity and keep chewing on things after they grow up. Sometimes, a typically well-behaved adult dog may begin to chew objects seemingly out of the blue. 

11 tips for easier handling of a female dog in heat

When a female dog is coming into heat, inexperienced owners usually handle this situation in one of two ways. One is to flee in panic about what to do, whether they should take time off from work, how to, when to… The second approach is to ignore the fact and treat their dog as they usually do.

How to know when your dog’s heat is finally over

It's a risky business to know when your dog's heat is finally over. Dogs stay in heat for 21 days, which is a rather long time to deal with restless nights, precautions during walks and shooing male dogs away from your yard.

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!

How much water should your cat drink per day?

How much water should a cat drink? Regardless of the appropriate amount, your cat should have fresh drinking water available at all times. And if you suspect that your cat is drinking too little or too much? That is when it helps to know what is considered normal, although determining the amount is not as straightforward as you may expect.

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?

Why does your cat yawn at you? Are you that boring?

Cats are not observed yawning that often; however, there are many individual cats that do this a lot. If your cat yawns at you, does this mean they find you boring?

How far can your cat see?

In our country, there is a song where a cat tells the story about his life and mentions that he used to see over a kilometer at night and three at dawn. Impressive, even though it is only poetry and likely some other round number would be used if the author preferred miles over kilometers. Regardless, are cats really good at seeing distant objects? Could they see over a mile? How far can a normal cat see? As it turns out—not very far.

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How to stop your cat from drinking toilet water

Without any suspicion, you enter your bathroom, and OH MY GOD, what is that? Your cat is drinking toilet water! Yuck! Disgust arises as you try to remember if you flushed the last time.
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Nine ways to keep your cat indoors and prevent the escape

It's a good resolution to keep your cat indoors. At the same time, it may seem an impossible task to stop your cat from going outside if you are like most cat owners. When you go out, when you come home, or when you try to let fresh air in, your cat is already there and scoots right out at the first possibility. In some cases, you may not even notice that he's gone.
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Top causes of excessive chewing in dogs

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