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  Many rescues struggle with the weight of too many abandoned senior cats, who are sadly overlooked just because of their age. But an adult or eldery cat can be the ideal match for first-time cat owners, or those who work - see why below!   Older cats are typically waiting far longer in rescue centres, causing their stress levels to rise whilst waiting for a new home. ...

You have probably thought about the old saying "fight like cat and dog". And have surely questioned the validty of such popular belief. Don't worry, you are not the only one who has ever thought that way, Most people are really convinced about the stereotypical hateful relationship shared by dogs and cats. The truth, however, is far from it.   Nature While...

Are you single? Looking for the perfect partner? Why don't you stop at the nearest animal shelter and adopt a cat? Oh, so you still need more reasons? In that case, we're going to grab some ideas from SPCA Auckland, in New Zealand that will certainly convince you that a cat is the ideal companion to live with.   The kiwi cat rescuers have so many cats on their facilitie...

CATS IN ANCIENT EGYPT   1. A new study, conducted by scientists in 2014 suggests that the ancient Egyptians cared for domesticated cats as long ago as in 3,700 BC. Until recent times it was thought that cats were first domesticated in the African country around 1,950 BC.   2. Evidence of pet felines has also been found in China, indicating farmers cared for cats in 3,3...

Many of our pets find the taste of antifreeze very attractive. But ingesting the smallest amount of it can cause severe kidney failure and ultimately, death, especially in cats. The RSPCA and International Cat Care (formerly Feline Advisory Bureau) are involved in a campaign to remind people to take care. Accidental poisonings from spills or leaks, as well as leaking water coolant from ...

Believe it or not even though you may think of your cat as a picky eater there is still a lot of things out there that they should not eat but they do! So you of course must be careful about this. We have compiled a list of dangerous foods that you should not feed your cat. Some, such as tuna, are ok in moderation but others like sweets and alcohol are a big no-no.   Tuna - The fir...

Cats can become very stressed and tense at times and this is no surprise. Cats were originally desert animals and of course their natural habitat is one of solitude and sparseness. Placing them in a busy city with roads and humans everywhere can be a huge change to an instinctive lifestyle that it would have been used to.   Anxiety and stress are caused by three factors ...

For whatever tragic reasons or circumstances kittens can become on their own out in the wild without a mother you can still help and look after them. Thankfully there are many of us who are here to help kittens  get the best possible start to life. It is only fair for them. The problem though is that looking after kittens at such a young age without their natural mother is very challenging...

We have all been in this situation and it never ends nicely. Your cat is not happy and you are covered in cuts and scratches. Still though, what you are doing is good for the cat and it must be done to help protect it. It’s the old cruel to be kind way of life.   From Behind Method   For this method you kneel behind your cat with him facing forward. Once in the c...

It is hard enough to keep a baby or a young child away from hazard prone electronic devices however a cat can be even trickier. Thankfully there are a number of tips you can follow to stop your cat going close to such places and protect your precious loved one. Not only is your cat’s life in danger but so to your electrical devices that keep your house working and safe. Here are lists...

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