Messy Cats Litter Scoop Review

New to the litter box: the Messy Cats Litter Scoop. For the past week, we’ve had the opportunity to try out the Messy Cats Litter Scoop, which was introduced to cat lovers in mid-2017. Messy Cats claims that the scoop will “Clean up after your cat, in even the toughest of corners.” We had to […]

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Wood Pellet Cat Litter Review

Just because something isn’t labeled “cat litter” doesn’t mean it isn’t. As cat guardians, we’re happy commercially produced cat litter was invented- the wide range of options available to us is awesome. Litter manufacturers are continually innovating and improving their products. New litters claiming more effective odor control, a lighter formula, and eco-friendly sourcing are […]

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Dry Cat Food and FLUTD: Dry Food Gave My Cat a UTI

My cat was the perfect candidate for urinary tract disease. He ate dry cat food. One morning, life with my young, healthy red tabby transformed. A peaceful morning turned into a nightmare. It started with him straining in the litter box.  At first, it seemed inconsequential. Then he strained some more. For hours, he strained, again […]

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Is Marijuana Safe For Cats?

Is it okay for your cats to get into your weed stash? A woman returned home to find that her cats had enthusiastically razed her potted marijuana plants, scattering soil across the porch and presumably ingesting some of the herbs. According to the article, the cats were obviously affected. Frankly, it doesn’t seem that strange for cats […]

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What is the Best Urinary Cat Food?

Diet is the most important line of defense against feline lower urinary tract disease. Feeding your cat the right food is the best way to ensure that they won’t have to go through the serious pain and struggling of urinary tract diseases including UTI, crystals, bladder infections, and even urethral blockages. With recurrence rates of […]

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Cat Urinary Tract Infection Home Remedies – You CAN Help Your Cat!

You don’t know how much you love the sight of urine-dampened kitty litter until your cat has FLUTD. I remember when my cat had his first brush with urinary tract disease several years ago. It happened unexpectedly – in the early hours of the day, he was his happy two-year-old self. Later that morning, I […]

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What Does Cat Food Taste Like?

It’s always bewildered me to realize that most people haven’t tried eating cat food at all. You know that your cat’s pupils dilate and lock onto the dish as you prepare the food, their excitement intensifying as the aroma wafts into their veritably quivering nostrils. It’s natural to wonder what they’re experiencing and why they […]

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Is it Safe for My Cat to Drink From Puddles and Streams?

Your cat needs to stay hydrated on the trail. But could “trail water” make them sick? Cats are very sensitive and don’t like the chemicals and soap flavors that might appear in their water bowl. Still water in a dish can seem stagnant to your cat, making them more attracted to running water in a […]

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Is Clumping Clay Cat Litter Bad for Kittens?

Kittens are like human babies – these newcomers to the world are perpetual explorers. They use all of their senses to build a catalog of this new world and don’t hesitate to use their mouths as tools in this discovery process. Not yet able to elegantly differentiate between what does and doesn’t belong in their […]

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DIY Raw Cat Food: Why You Should Use a Raw Cat Food Supplement

I was nervous about preparing a homemade raw diet for my cat. Doing it right could radically improve his health and quality of life. But doing it wrong could result in tragedy. While a homemade diet allows you to control exactly what goes into your cat’s body and can deliver great health benefits, it’s a huge […]

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