Cat health & behaviour

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How to keep cats cool in summer

9th April, 2024

In this article, we will explore a variety of ways on how to keep your cat cool in summer. From indoor techniques to outdoor tips, we will cover all the bases to ensure your feline friend is comfortable and safe during the hot summer months....

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Ear mites in cats and dogs

2nd April, 2024

Are you tired of seeing your furry friend constantly scratching their ears? Do they seem uncomfortable and irritable? Well, fret not, because ear mites may be the culprit!...

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Are cat tunnels good for cats?

5th March, 2024

Do you ever wonder if cat tunnels are good for your furry friend? Well, guess what? You've come to the right place! Cat tunnels can be a fantastic addition to your cat's life, providing them with both physical exercise and mental stimulation....

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Why is my cat meowing so much all of a sudden?

28th February, 2024

Cats, being the expressive creatures they are, communicate with us through a variety of ways, and meowing is one of the most apparent. But what does it mean if your feline friend is suddenly meowing more than usual? In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the various reasons why your cat may be meowing excessively, and what you can do to help....

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Ringworm in cats: A comprehensive guide

9th February, 2024

Ringworm in cats is a common fungal infection that has nothing to do with worms, despite its misleading name. This condition, also known as feline dermatophytosis, can cause significant discomfort to our beloved feline friends and is a potential risk to humans as well, making it a matter of concern for every cat owner in the UK and beyond....

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Why are cat paw pads different colours?

7th February, 2024

The colours of cat paw pads are determined by a combination of genetics, melanin and pigmentation, temperature, environmental factors, breed variations, age, and health conditions. These factors contribute to the unique and diverse palette of paw pad colours that we see in cats. From the velvety black pads of a panther to the delicate pink pads of a Siamese, the multicoloured paw pads add to the beauty and intrigue of our feline furry friends....

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An extensive guide to bottle feed an orphaned kitten

26th January, 2024

Discovering an orphaned kitten can raise numerous questions and concerns. Foremost among these is how to bottle feed an orphaned kitten. This comprehensive guide aims to walk you through the process, ensuring you have all the knowledge and tools required to care for your tiny cat effectively....

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Deciphering feline affection: Does my cat know that I love them?

25th January, 2024

The enigma of feline affection is a puzzle that has perplexed cat owners since time immemorial. Unlike the overt expressions of love displayed by their canine counterparts, cats have a distinctive, subtler way of showing their affection. This often leaves cat parents in a state of quandary, pondering the question: does my cat know that I love them?...

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How much attention do cats need?

15th January, 2024

Cats, with their whimsical quirks and independent nature, can be intriguing companions. They are known for their self-reliance yet can form strong bonds of affection with their human counterparts. Determining just how much attention do cats need a day can be a delicate balancing act as all cats are unique, with individual personalities and needs, but 20-30 minutes of attention each day is recommended. ...