Cat overgrooming happens when your feline friend licks its fur excessively leading to redness of the skin, patchy fur, or sores. Cats are known to be finicky about staying clean, spending almost as much as half of their waking hours removing loose fur, grime, and parasites from their coat. However, when your pet resorts to
If you are a cat owner or are thinking about getting a cat, you will want to learn how to read cat body language. Cats are independent creatures who tend to be more reserved and cautious around humans. Unfortunately, this has given them the misunderstood reputation of being bad-tempered or indifferent to humans. Cat lovers
If you have never heard of the Savannah cat breed before, you are in good company. This beautiful, lean and slender breed is a relatively new hybrid breed that first began to be developed in the 1980s. The Savannah Cat is a cross between the wild serval of Africa and a domestic cat, a Siamese
Initially dubbed the Archangel Cat, the Russian Blue cat lives up to its original name in the most regal, angelic ways. The breed is said to have originated on the Archangel Islands, off the coast of Russia. Furthermore, there are rumors that this breed was the pet of choice for the Russian tzars. In the
Maine Coon cats are a beautiful, large breed of cat often referred to as “gentle giants” due to their size and pleasant disposition. The breed is considered native to the United States, particularly the northeastern states, as they have been present there since the days of colonial America. Read on to find out why the
Cat litter box odor can be hard to put up with and extremely embarrassing if you have company. Cats are known to be fussy about their restroom routines and so it is important to keep the litter box in top condition unless you are okay to put up with a mess at home. Below are
With so many cat breeds out there, picking the right pet cat for your family can be challenging. Are you struggling to decide if an exotic Balinese Javanese or a cute Ragdoll cat is right for your family? We know that it is a tough decision and that's why we have come up with
The Bengal cat is a household pet, which resembles an exotic jungle cat but with the personality of a loving and loyal house cat.
A pet cat can be a great companion as they are sensitive to human moods, quiet creatures and do not require a lot of attention from their owners to be happy. They also do not need a lot of supervised physical activity and thus are superb pets for seniors and those with a hectic lifestyle.
Pets help to strengthen relations between parents and kids with autism besides easing stress, according to new research from the University of Missouri. Parents of kids with autism tend to experience more stress than parents of normal kids and pets can be a source of relief and support. The study was conducted by Gretchen Carlisle,