Hot off the presses: New study shows you need to SCOOP that box

Dr. Karen Overall once stated quite eloquently: “Behavior kills more cats annually than does viral disease.” One of the least tolerated behavior problems in cats is when they eliminate outside…

New Year’s Resolution: Weigh your cat!

How do our cats tell us if they aren’t feeling well? Very subtly. Cats are notorious for hiding signs of illness, and if they are lucky, their human takes them…

What do cats do when they eat?

Do you know what your cat does when she eats? You’re probably giving me a little bit of a blank stare right now, like, she puts her face in the…

Chew on this! A new study looks at pica in cats

Pica, or the ingestion of non-food items, is found in species as varied as parrots, humans, and domestic cats. It’s unclear why some animals eat things that aren’t food –…

This man WILL help your cat!

As promised, today’s blog post is an interview with Dr. Kris Chandroo. Kris is a practicing veterinarian, scientist, photographer, and feline welfare advocate! (=awesome). Kris also runs an amaze-balls website…

When it comes to our pets’ lives, does it have to be quality vs quantity?

Few things are more rewarding than ushering our beloved pets into their senior years, helping them experience senescence with grace, comfort, and plenty of love. Unfortunately, few things also cause…