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Ask A Vet: Why Is Play Important For My Cat?

We all think play is fun, but did you know that play can actually improve your brain? It seems to be true for people and many other animals, including cats. We prioritize play for our human children – and it turns out we should as research indicates that...

Ask A Vet: Why Are Male Calico Cats So Rare?

Calico cats are lovely and unique. Even more unique is the fact that they are nearly always female. I can take advantage of my knowledge of this to impress my clients by correctly guessing the gender of their cat from a distance! Although it can make me seem ...

Are Cat Licks Really “Kitty Kisses” ?

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

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...

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...

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Cat Seem Drawn to “Non-Cat People”?

Everyone has that one friend. You know, the one that hates cats or is allergic to them? Cat lovers ...

Ask A Vet: Do I Really Need To Brush My Cat’s Teeth?

Dental health has been proven to affect overall health for cats. If you can see brown or yellow bu...

Ask A Vet: How Do Vaccines Work?

Vaccines are in the news a lot and have become quite controversial. Vaccines are injections designe...

Ask A Vet: Why Are Kittens Born With Blue Eyes?

Don’t you adore kittens? They are so darling and soft. They invite you to snuggle them with t...