If patience is a virtue, cats are virtuous

4 hours ago
Michael Broad

Have you noticed how patient domestic cats can be? It is one of their great strengths. It is manifested in…

Vet injects cat with euthanasia drug instead of rabies vaccine

Spring, Texas, USA (Houston area): ABC13 reports a terrible animal hospital accident which is heartbreaking for the cat's guardian and…

4 hours ago

Picture of a cat in considerable pain is useful for cat owners

This is a follow up page on the Feline Grimace Scale which is a way of assessing if a cat…

15 hours ago

How to prepare for travel with your pet to any EU country whether the UK leaves the EU with or without a deal

The procedure for travelling with your pet to the EU appears to be off-putting in its complexity and troublesomeness once…

15 hours ago

Is it possible for cats to have autism?

I think you could extend the word 'autistic' to describe the behaviour of unsocialised cats. I explain why. A couple…

20 hours ago

Feline Grimace Scale tells you more effectively if a cat is in pain

Thankfully vets are getting better at deciding if a cat is in pain. Back in the old days they didn't…

1 day ago

Governor wants California to be a no-kill animal shelter state

Governor Gavin Newsom has dedicated $50 million to the UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program to give California's animal shelters…

1 day ago

Picture of a rusty-spotted cat in a studio

This is an unusual, short video of a rusty-spotted cat in what appears to be a photographic studio. This species…

2 days ago

Does dry cat food cause urinary tract problems?

Look, if you want to really get into this topic, I'd advise you to read Lisa Pierson's website. She is…

2 days ago

Do big cats play with their prey?

The answer appears to be yes, big cats do play - perhaps 'toy' is a better description - with their…

2 days ago