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  • Yes, cats can get colds. The good news is they're typically mild, but you might need to talk to your veterinarian.
    January 28, 2021

    Can Cats Get Colds?

    Can cats catch colds? Yes! Cats can end up with cold symptoms from their own version of the "cold" virus. Here's what to do if you think your cat has the cold.
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  • With lots of attention and handling, you can raise a cuddly kitten.
    October 20, 2020

    How to Raise a Kitten to Be Cuddly

    When a cuddly cat curls up in your lap, kneading and purring, or rests his head on your chest, it's a moment of pure peace and love. If you have a kitten, you're likely wondering how to raise your kitten to be cuddly. It all starts with handling the kitten frequently, bonding, and spending a lot of time together.
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  • Taking your cat's heart rate is fairly easy; just be calm and your kitty will think you're simply petting her.
    October 15, 2020

    What Is a Normal Heart Rate for Cats?

    As a loving pet owner, you want your cat to be as healthy, safe, and secure as possible. So you might find yourself wondering what the normal heart rate is for cats. An abnormal heart rate can alert you to health issues, but it can also clue you in to a cat that is feeling more anxious or stressed than usual. Luckily, checking your cat's heart rate is easy for both experienced and new pet owners.

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  • Does it seem like your cat sleeps all the time? Find out how many hours a day cats sleep.
    September 11, 2020

    How Many Hours a Day Do Cats Sleep?

    Have you ever seen photos or videos of a pride of lions napping in the African sunshine? For a group of fierce hunters, they certainly look relaxed and lazy. In fact, they look kind of familiar . . . like your own cat when he's sprawled out napping on his Deluxe Kitty Sill with Bolster in the middle of the day. There's a connection between those sleeping lions and your sleeping kitty and why they seem to sleep so much of the time. Let's see why and try to answer the question, "how many hours a day do cats sleep?"

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  • How to Keep Feral Cats Cool in the Summer
    August 25, 2020

    How to Keep Feral Cats Cool in the Summer

    The summer months can be sweltering, making it tough not to get overheated when outside. This is especially true for feral cats who have to find ways to stay cool even though they're outdoors all the time. How do feral cats keep...

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  • How much do kittens sleep?
    June 24, 2020

    How much do kittens sleep?

    Kittens! They're cute, endearing, full of energy, and . . . always sleeping. When you've just adopted a kitten and you're excited to spend time with your new family member, it may feel like your kitten sleeps constantly. And that begs the question: how much do kittens sleep, anyway?

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