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What Is the Most Common Cat Breed?

When asked, many United States-based cat owners do not know the breed of their cat in the same way that most dog owners do. This is because 95% of the cats in the US are classified as “domestic shorthair” or “domestic longhair”. This…
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The Most Popular Cat Names of 2020

2020 was a strange year. Many people adopted animals to fill the void of loneliness that isolation in quarantine had created. “Absolutely-not cat people” were suddenly posting photos of fluffy kittens in their homes and crazy cat ladies…
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How To Exercise Your Lazy Cat

If your cat has been diagnosed with obesity or you are just concerned about their declining activity level, you’ll be comforted to know that there are plenty of ways to encourage your cat to be active. It is not an easy process. It will require…
Black and white kitten meowing

What Do Cat Meows Mean?

If you own a cat or have spent any time around cats, you know that they make many different sounds. The different types of meows can depend on your cat’s breed, size, and age. But there are some cardinal meows that are universal to all cats. Make…

Why You Shouldn’t Declaw Your Cat

There are many reasons why cat owners may consider declawing their sweet little kitty. Maybe fluffy has a bad habit of scratching up the carpet or furniture. Or maybe your kitten has gotten a little testy and has started using his claws to let…
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What’s the Deal With Catnip?

As a cat owner, you’ve probably seen all of the catnip products at the supermarket or pet store. You may have even bought and tried it out on your fluffy friend. Of course, trying out new things that can be fun for both you and your cat can…
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Cat Litter 101

You might think that choosing a litter will be the easiest decision you’ll have to make in your journey of cat ownership. However, you’ll find that there are many different types and some make wild claims that seem too good to be true. You’ll…
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What Ingredients Should Your Cat’s Food Have?

Making sure your kitty is getting all the nutrients they need is important for not only her health but for her happiness as well. It is a common mistake to buy big box brands that are recognizable. However, those brands frequently use unhealthy…

Fresh Air Might Be the Missing Key to Your Cat’s Health and Happiness

We all learned a lot about the value of fresh outdoor air this year. After a winter and spring being cooped up inside, how many of us went outside for a walk just to clear our heads and revitalize ourselves? I know that I always feel sharper…
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How to Tame a Semi-Feral Cat

A semi-feral cat is a cat or kitten who has had little to some experience with humans in the past. They may have lived in close proximity to humans, and might be used to their presence but, they have not had an owner. These cats are often fed…