Neutering Cats: Many Pros And Almost No Cons

Neutering Cats: Many Pros And Almost No Cons

Neutering cats is an effective way to fight overpopulation. And it can even be beneficial for your tom cat. Many vets advise to spay and neuter cats. In other words: to make a cat sterile to prevent further litters. Queens are spayed, males are neutered or castrated. Why? Let a simple figure tell the story. In the US alone over 10 million dogs and cats are being put to death each year in animal shelters. REASON: there are no homes…

Read More Read More

Tapeworm In Cats

Tapeworm In Cats

The most common tapeworm in cats in North America is called Dipylidium caninum (DIE-pih-LID-ee-um K-nine-um). The infection is common and found throughout the world. How did my cat get the Dipylidium tapeworm ? By swallowing a flea infected with a tapeworm larvae. A cat may swallow a flea while grooming. Once the flea is digested inside the cat, the larval tapeworm is free to develop into an adult tapeworm. The adult tapeworm in cats is made up of many small…

Read More Read More

Feeding Kittens –The Right Diet Makes Your Best Friend Grow

Feeding Kittens –The Right Diet Makes Your Best Friend Grow

Feeding kittens differs from feeding adult cats. But if you know what kittens need, it is easy to serve a healthy and tasty meal for your little feline friends. The first few weeks you won’t have to do anything. Kittens drink mother’s milk and that’s about all they want and need. Kittens don’t have teeth at this age, so anything else would be problematic anyway. When the litter is large, some kittens may have difficulty finding a free nipple and…

Read More Read More

Quality Cat Furniture Makes Your House A Home

Quality Cat Furniture Makes Your House A Home

Cat furniture. You may think it is ridiculous to buy furniture for a cat, but it does have many benefits. For your pet and … for you! Let’s face it. Cats are wonderful animals, but they can make a mess of your household. They damage and sometimes even ruin bedding, chairs, sofas, carpets, wallpaper … well, we could go on for a while, but let’s not occupy your time. Kittens are worse than mature cats when it comes to messing…

Read More Read More