Upper respiratory tract infections in cats typically are caused by a combination of highly contagious viral and bacterial pathogens. Also called feline viral respiratory disease complex, feline influenza or simply “cat flu,” these infections are among the most common medical disorders faced by owners of domestic cats. They can become quite serious, even to the… Continue reading Respiratory Infections in Cats: Know the causes, signs, and treatment
Ear mites are extremely small parasitic mites, also known as Otodectes cynotis, which can infect the ears of cats. These mites are contagious, and they survive by ingesting nutrition from the cat’s ear tissues and blood. They may also live periodically on the cat’s paws and fur. They can be spread between cats and dogs,… Continue reading Ear Mites in Cats – Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis
Rice is often recommended as a food that is safe to give pets. Whether it’s a puppy with an upset tummy or used as a meal filler, rice is plain, tasteless, and easy to digest. It is also cheap and quick to make. All you need is water and a hot stove. However, can cats… Continue reading Can Cats Eat Rice? Know Before It Goes Wrong!
All the pets show love and affection to their parents and caretakers, and the cats do so too. For example, dogs jump on their parents and start licking them when they come home to show affection, love, and care. Similarly, your cat secretly shows appreciation through covert actions. For example, some cats rub themselves against… Continue reading 8 Sweet & Strange Ways Cats Show They Love You
Your cat has been sniffling and sneezing lately, and you may think that your cat could have allergies. However, you may also wonder if there is a chance that your cat caught a cold. Is that even possible? There is the belief that the cold virus would only affect humans, but the truth is, yes,… Continue reading Can Cats Get Colds? How to Spot the Symptoms
Is your feline friend showing signs of losing their fur? That can be a distressing sign when suddenly your cat is slowly becoming hairless. Why could that possibly happen? You have to remember that cats and dogs will lose their fur for various reasons the way humans do. However, it is not something that you… Continue reading Is Your Cat Losing Hair? 5 Potential Causes And What To Do About It
Does your cat ever just sit there and gaze at you? Is it possible that they are attempting to communicate with you through telepathy about some aspect of their illness and well-being? Trying to decipher what they’re thinking at any one moment is nearly impossible, right? So it turns out they’re not attempting to be… Continue reading 11 things your cat wants from you
There is just something special about a cat breed with blue eyes. It is challenging to resist petting and cuddling a furry friend when they are staring you down with those baby blues. Some cat breeds have a recessive albinism gene, which means they will always have bright blue eyes. This gene is also the… Continue reading Six Cat Breeds with Blue Eyes that Nobody can Resist
There are many things that are unknown about the intelligence of cats. It is not something that many people know about as they do with dogs because there is not enough research. However, if you are a proud cat owner and you think that your kitty has brains, then there is a good chance that… Continue reading Is Your Cat as Smart as You Think?
Did you get a new kitten or do you have a cat and you don’t understand what they are conveying when they communicate with you through their tail? Here is the thing, when cats wag or move their tails, there are various meanings behind the wags. Cats have their own language that they express through… Continue reading Understanding Tail Language: What is Your Cat’s Tail Trying to Tell You?