If you're a cat owner, you will likely find yourself in need of hiring a cat sitter from time to time. Last summer before a vacation, I realized that my neighbors, parents, and my go-to cat sitting friend, were ALL going to be gone during the exact same week. For the first time I had to find someone I didn't know to watch my babies while I was away. I was nervous and … [Read more...] about This is How Much to Pay a Cat Sitter, Explained
If you've been thinking about having your cat declawed, I strongly urge you to reconsider. Many people don't realize this, but the declawing procedure is both painful and traumatic for cats and can lead to serious health and behavioral problems down the line. There are plenty of humane alternatives to declawing a cat that are safe and effective, and ensure that you and your … [Read more...] about Humane Alternatives to Declawing a Cat
Cat parents know that it's important for their babies to stay stimulated and to get regular exercise throughout the day. This is especially true for indoor cats who have a more restricted play area and aren't exposed to the many natural stimulants that the great outdoors provides. My two cats at least have each other to play with, but a single cat would be even more in need … [Read more...] about The 10 Best Interactive Cat Toys for Indoor Cats
Thinking of adopting a kitty or just welcomed one into your home? Within this post, I'd like to share my top 10 recommendations for essential items for your cat. Obviously you know the feline needs food, water, and a litter box, but beyond that, there may be things you hadn't even considered. Knowing what to expect can help reduce stress after a new cat arrives, both … [Read more...] about 10 Essential Items For Your Cat: My Recommendations!
One of the most common questions asked among cat owners is why is my cat peeing outside the litter box? This is also known as house soiling, or by its technical term, feline inappropriate elimination. If your cat is urinating in places around your house other than the litter box, it quickly becomes an enormous problem. Cat urine is notoriously pungent. The smell of it around … [Read more...] about Why Is My Cat Peeing Outside the Litter Box?