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Eye Neoplasia

When your dog’s cells multiply too rapidly, it can create a growth, known as a neoplasm. If this growth in the eye or eye area is benign, the cells are simply growing a bit more rapidly than they should. If it’s malignant, there is cause for concern, as the neoplasm is considered cancero

How to Make Scoopable Kitty Litter

When keeping an indoor cat, it is important to provide the cat with litter it can use to relieve itself and avoid messes on the floor. While cat litter is not expensive, the cost adds up over time. By shredding and soaking newspapers that you have finished reading, you can create your own homemade k

Cat Men Picture Gallery: Chip and Piper

We're here to dispel the notion that real men don't love cats, and we'll prove it with these photos. These men are not threatened by their cats; on the contrary, they respect them and admire them for being secure within their own feline personas. A lot of that has to do with the fact

Cardiac Rub in Cats

The pericardium is a sac consisting of two layers that surrounds the heart. When a cat’s pericardium is filled with excess fluid, the two layers become inflamed and rub together producing a squeaking sound. This is referred to as a cardiac rub, or pericardial rub. If your cat develops this co

How to Cure Cat Urinary Infection Crystals For Good

If you're looking for information on how to cure cat urinary infections crystals, then your favorite feline is probably in pain. The trouble with these issues is that they are dangerous and if not resolved completely, they can become chronic and come back again and again. In this article you&ap

How to Make a Cat Nesting Box Step-by-Step

A few weeks before your cat's delivery, you should prepare a birthing box. Set up the box in a quiet, dark, comfortable spot and show it to her. When she begins to look for a place to have her kittens, bring her back to the nesting box you've prepared. Your cat may want you to be present while she g

How to Choose The Perfect Ragdoll Kitten For You

When you're looking for the ideal Ragdoll kitten to become your lifelong pet, there are some things to consider. Here are 3 factors that can help you find the ideal Ragdoll kitten for you.

Cat Health Advice Can Be Conflicting and Confusing

People seeking cat health advice are often confused. Understandably! It comes from various sources and is usually conflicting. Most people rely on the advice given by their veterinarian and dismiss that coming from holistic practitioners.

Whole Food Diet for Cats

According to the educational staff at DrsSmithandFoster.com, cats are healthier when they eat whole foods. As public awareness of the need for healthier food rises more and more options are becoming available when it comes to chow for your feline friend.

Information on Polydactyl Cat Nail Trimming

Polydactyl cats are often considered a mystery. They were made by cross-breeding and cross-breeding some more. They are sometimes referred to as Hemingways, which means they have extra toes on one or more of their paws.

The Ideal Cat Food for Your Feline Friend

Cats are some of the most amazing animals to have as pet; they are playful and jovial animals that can't get enough petting and attention. However, when it comes to feeding cats a number of pet owners are often confused about the type of food that would be ideal for their pet.

Why Do Cats Howl?

Cats can, and do, vocalize in a number of ways. Howling, particularly at night, is not uncommon. Howling or loud meowing can be symptomatic of anxiety, grief or medical issues. However, the breed tendencies will also affect your cat's vocal habits.

How to Diagnose Cat Health Problems

Cats are typically resilient creatures that tend to take minor discomforts in stride. Because they may not seem overly bothered by small aches and pains, you will need to be extra-observant to keep track of potential health issues, such as bites, infections, injuries and other illnesses. Here are a

Feline Joint Pain Relief

It's never easy to see someone you love in pain. When dealing with feline joint pain, your cat deserves the best possible care. A combination of good care at home and proper veterinary care will ensure that your pet feels better as soon as possible.

How To Discipline A Cat, The Wrong and The Right Way

It is not so much a question of how to discipline a cat, but more a case of how do you get a cat to do what you want it to do and stop doing what you do not want it to do that is important. I think that if you want to achieve those aims then you have to understand that in most, if not all, circumsta

Christmas Cats Picture Gallery: Keeko

Cats generally enjoy holidays, and Christmas and the other Winter holidays are no exception. Enjoy this picture of cats lounging by the Christmas tree, sometimes dressed in Christmas finery. Other Winter holiday cat photos are also most welcome here.

Cat Picture of the Week: Claude

The About.com Cats site honors a Cat Picture of the Week, which is posted on the main page each week as well as in this gallery. This gallery is starting fresh for the year 2008, and my intent is to post subsequent galleries each year. Other Cat of the Week galleries are linked here. I do not accept