If you have ever tried to keep cats out of your yard, or away from a certain area of your house, you know that it can prove challenging. You may have considered some type of cat repellent and found yourself wondering, "what smells do cats hate?" Smell is one of the most effective ways to deter cats away from specific areas because in the world of cats, smell is … [Read more...] about What Smells Do Cats Hate? (Plus a Safe, Easy Cat Repellent)
Cats and Plants
There are certain herbs and fresh vegetables to watch out for when it comes to the safety of your cat, but is basil on the list? Are you wondering is basil toxic to cats? You can rest assured most plants are actually not harmful to cats in any way, although there are some you need to watch out for. In short, basil is non-toxic to cats (and dogs) according to the ASPCA. It … [Read more...] about Is Basil Toxic to Cats?
If you're trying to research how to grow cat grass indoors at home, don't let yourself get overwhelmed by all the conflicting information you may stumble upon. I want to make it clear that there is not just ONE "correct" way to grow it. There are different types of grasses, different types of containers, different mediums for seeds (I've seen tutorials for how to grow it … [Read more...] about How To Grow Cat Grass (Indoors): Ultimate Beginners Guide
A question was brought to my attention recently; is aloe vera poisonous to cats? Being a devoted cat mom to two precious fur balls AND the owner of a medium-sized aloe vera plant that proudly sits atop my piano, when I heard that the plant could be toxic to them, I panicked. Were my babies in danger? I had never noticed them chewing on it before, but should I get rid of the … [Read more...] about Is Aloe Vera Poisonous to Cats?