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How to Train Your Cat to Shake Paws

Here’s how to train your cat to shake paws/hands! Supplies you’ll need: Rewards (treats are usually the best rewards!) A clicker (optional) A little bit of patience The key to training is to connect these three things: the command, the action, and the reward. If you can establish a connection in your cat’s mind between […]

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Top 7 Best Websites for Adventurous Cats

At Wildernesscat, the focus is always on adventurous cats – perhaps like yours – who embrace a lifestyle fueled by nature. Whether your cat is a backpacking outdoor explorer or simply rejects conventional food in favor of radically natural nutrition, all of our Wildernesscat Pals are definitely adventurers. If you’re thinking about starting out on […]

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Do I Need to Clean My Cat’s Teeth? Cat Teeth Cleaning is Important.

Taking regular care of your cat’s dental hygiene is seriously one of the best things you can do for their overall health. Periodontal disease doesn’t just cause your cat oral pain – if it gets bad enough, the disease can also affect other parts of your cat’s body. Keeping your cat’s teeth clean through diet […]

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Is Clumping Clay Cat Litter Bad for Cats?

Clumping clay cat litter – a healthy choice or something else? There’s a certain feeling about clumping clay cat litter floating through the natural cat care world – an indistinct sense that there’s something wrong, perhaps even sinful, about this staple cat product. At first glance, clay cat litter looks just fine. Bentonite clay is natural […]

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Does My Cat Have Too Many Hairballs?

Are hairballs normal? In short, yes. Hairballs are a normal part of being a creature that naturally consumes large amounts of fur through grooming. In general, the occasional hairball is no cause for concern. Even wild cats like bobcats and lions occasionally hack up hairballs. Other mammals may also develop hairballs – cows and rabbits […]

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Probiotics for Cats: Are Probiotics Good for Cats?

Feline probiotics provide digestive health support and offer a natural way to keep your cat’s system running smoothly. What are Probiotics? The word probiotic is derived from the Latin “pro” – promoting and “biotic”, meaning life. If the name alone makes you think that the person who first classified these microorganisms was blown away by […]

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Coconut Oil for Cats – 3 Ways Coconut Oil is Good for Your Cat

Coconut oil has gotten a bit of good press in the last few years. The range of its supposed abilities is vast, which should make any thoughtful observer scratch their head. Any miracle oil that can clean teeth, help digestive health, kill bacteria, and make skin smoother than a hairless kitten’s bottom is probably more placebo […]

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Should I Walk My Cat? 5 Reasons Walking Cats is Awesome

Walking cats keeps them happy. Most cats are crazy about the outdoors. For cats, there’s something about the feeling of the grass under your paws and the wind in your whiskers that is stimulating, exciting, and satisfying. Cats who spend all of their time indoors have a limited experience and can end up being bored. Naturally, […]

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Diatomaceous Earth for Cats: Home Remedy for Fleas and Ticks

Diatomaceous Earth for Fleas and Ticks Diatomaceous earth is a completely natural and effective treatment that will help rid your cat of fleas and ticks. This organic powder is comprised of the fossilized shells of ancient sea creatures. While food grade diatomaceous earth is completely safe for you and your cat, the fine powder is […]

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6 Simple Ways to Make Your Cat Happier – Infographic

Looking to make your cat happier in 2017? Here are 6 ways to naturally improve your cat’s life. Start with diet. Diet lies at the foundation of the Wildernesscat lifestyle. Cats are obligate carnivores and tend to be at their best – and happiest – when eating a meat diet. We recommend trying out a […]

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