Prepare For The Adoption Of A Cat For Your Kids With These Helpful Tips
23 June 2015
Having a pet can be an integral part of being a kid since it can teach them how to care for another living thing, how to be patient and gentle, along with simply giving them some new responsibilities such as cleaning and feeding the pet. If you're interested in adopting a cat for your family, it's important that you take the time to ensure that your kids will be ready for this new arrival to your home.
Common Poisons Your Cat Can Get into and Signs of Poisoning
18 June 2015
If you own a cat, then you likely have concerns about their curiosity getting the best of them. This is especially true if you own a cat that you allow outdoors in addition to the inside of your home. Many toxins exist that can be harmful to your feline, from garden chemicals and pesticides in your garage to seemingly harmless houseplants you keep indoors. If your cat is poisoned, you need to act quickly to get them to an animal hospital so they have the greatest chance of recovery.
Veterinarians Warn: A Fat Pet Is Not A Happy Pet
16 June 2015
For more pet owners today, pets are becoming part of the family. And while this brings with it many good things for both animals and humans, it may also bring a human family problem. What is that? Obesity.
The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention recently found that more than 52% of dogs and 57% of cats are overweight or obese, and veterinarians often believe the problem is getting worse. Obesity is dangerous for animals just as it is for humans.
5 Ways To Get Your Cat To Drink More Water
15 June 2015
Getting your cat to drink water regularly can be a challenge. However, having a diet with a high water content is essential if your cat is to remain as healthy as possible. In order to make sure that your cat gets enough water there are certain measures you can put in place.
Try Canned Food
If you have been feeding your cat mostly dry food, then switching them to canned food can make a big difference.