List/Grid Tag Archives: Cat Health

Sick Kitty?

Pest Care for Cats: Preventing Parasites for Your Feline Friend

Parasites – they’re the “ick” factor of pet ownership that no one really likes to think about! A parasite is defined as an animal that lives on or inside another living ...
Mo - Cat Killer

Serial Cat Killer On The Loose In Houston, Texas

If you live in Houston, Texas, in the Timbergrove or Lazybrook neighborhoods near the Heights, you need to watch your cats like a hawk, and don’t let them out at night! A serial ...
Electra the Cat

Wobbly Cat Syndrome

Electra  is a 6-month-old kitten from Medina, Ohio. All of her brothers and sisters have found their furrever homes, but she has been left behind, because she walks like she’s ...
Kitty with a bloated belly

Help! My Kittens Have Bloated Bellies

Molly’s brother-in-law recently rescued four very sick abandoned kittens, and took them to Molly. She adopted them, but unfortunately, they were in pretty bad shape, and two ...
Cat with Dumbbells

How To Keep Your Cat Fit and Trim

Cats are lucky, they have nine lives. But in order to keep make sure they have nine long lives, they need to be given the proper care. Like humans, cats need to eat right, watch their ...
Lonely Cat

Cats In The City – Only One Per Household?

How many cats can live happily together? Is it one, two, or twenty? Do cats need space? If so, how much? Dr. Sarah Ellis, an animal behaviorist, thinks one is the perfect number, and ...
Doctor and Patient Cats

Should You Get Pet Insurance For Your Cat?

Owning a healthy cat can be expensive; there’s the ongoing cost of food, treats, and litter; the cost of spaying or neutering; regular checkups, shots, and licensing; leashes, ...
Cats and Plants

Houseplants and Cats

True to their inquisitive nature, felines are notorious for chewing on leaves and flowers, and digging in the pots of houseplants. Unfortunately, cats are not well versed in what plants ...
Feline Leukemia

Feline Leukemia

The Feline Leukemia virus (FeLV) is a highly contagious, easily spread disease among cats that weakens their immune system. It was initially discovered in the 1960s, and the cause ...
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