Brushing a cat's teeth is not something I had ever thought about or considered until my beautiful calico cat Bela developed a tooth infection near the end of her life. She had to get several teeth extracted and go on a wet food-only diet. After talking to my veterinarian and doing plenty of research, I learned that it's actually quite beneficial to help domestic cats with … [Read more...] about How to Brush a Cat’s Teeth in 5 Steps
My cat Charlie is a plant junkie. I can't keep plants around the house because he will gobble them up, and he never misses a chance to escape out the back door and eat grass. The thing is, he ALWAYS immediately pukes it all up afterward. It got me thinking, why do cats eat plants and then just throw them up? Maybe an oddly specific question, but I was genuinely curious. … [Read more...] about Why Do Cats Eat Plants and Then Throw Up?!
I'm a fan of tuna fish, so every now and then when I mix up a couple cans to make sandwiches, my cats go nuts. As soon as they hear the can opener they come running and once they smell that unmistakable fishy scent their excitement gets amped up to maximum. I've always poured out some of the water for them to lap up as a treat, but lately I've started wondering about the … [Read more...] about Is it Safe to Give Cats Canned Tuna Every Day?
While you should make sure your cat eats a nutritionally balanced diet, it's okay to give them a treat every now and then. However, it's important to understand the people foods cats can (and can't) eat before you mistakenly give them something that could be dangerous. While there are debates about the type of diet that is appropriate to feed your cat, (some people may feed … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide on People Food Cats Can (and Can’t) Eat