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Ask A Vet: Are Bed Bugs A Risk To My Cat Too?

Bed bugs are parasites infesting an environment. A single adult bed bug can live for 6 to 12 months, feeding on blood every 3 to 4 days. Females lay eggs continuously, and the critters can be found in the United States and Canada. Bed bugs usually prefer to ...

From The Vet: How The Flavor Of Your Cat’s Food Can Affect Their Health

We are so careful about what we feed to our cats. We want to do the best for them, so we give thought and consideration to the brand and ingredients in cat food. But did you ever consider that the flavor of the cat food could matter? Flavor seems like a insig...

From The Vet: 3 Ways To Tell If Your Cat Is Eating Too Much

A cat needs to eat only enough to maintain her daily energy loss and no excess body fat. If your ca...

Are Cat Licks Really “Kitty Kisses” ?

When you are holding your cat, does she sometimes lick you? She is probably purring and rubbing on...

Ask A Vet: Why Is My Cat So Reactive When Something Startles Him?

Every cat lover has had it happen. You reach out to touch your cat and seem to startle her and she ...

5 Things You Should Know About Your Cat’s Teeth

We know that teeth are important to our carnivorous cats, but there are a few specific things we sh...

From The Vet: Knowing This About Your Cat’s Tongue Could Save Their Life

Cats are so cool and quirky “cat things” are fascinating! In fact, there is at least one intere...

Ask A Vet: Is There A New Hope For Destructive Clawing?

Claw marking is a standard behavior for most feline species.  The act of scratching is an instinct...

Ask A Vet: What Should I Do If My Cat Is Aggressive Toward A Particular Person?

One of the questions asked by a reader concerned a cat that becomes aggressive to a particular pers...

5 Signs Of An Unhappy Cat

Our cats live with us and make us smile. We want to do the best we can for them, but since they don...