Cat Health

Will driverless cars mean less cats killed on roads?

We're not sure how many cats are killed on roads in either the UK or the USA or perhaps any…

2 days ago

Picture of a calico foster kitten

This is a really nice picture of a calico foster kitten at Central Florida Fosters, Central Park, Florida. It was…

5 days ago

In Korea an outbreak of human toxoplasmosis was caused by ingesting food contaminated with Toxoplasma gondii

This is a recently published study on how prevalent the disease called toxoplasmosis is in Korean cats and dogs. It…

3 weeks ago

Do cats’ paws fall asleep?

In other words, do cats get pins-and-needles in their feet? We don't know the answer for sure. We can guess…

4 weeks ago

How can you tell if your cat has arthritis?

Although I am not a veterinarian I think it's important that cat guardians know the signs of arthritis in their…

1 month ago

Killing cat fleas by drowning and using soap

There is a lot of talk on the Internet about killing cat fleas by drowning and using soap. I'd like…

1 month ago

I can feel my cat’s spine when I pet him

If you can feel your cat's spine when you pet him, he might be underweight. I say "might" because it…

1 month ago

Can cats be allergic to dogs and vice versa?

Yes, cats can be allergic to dogs and dogs can be allergic to cats although it is not something you…

1 month ago

Why do veterinarians sterilize cats with a gonadectomy rather than a tubal ligation or a vasectomy?

Vets in American nearly always sterilize female and male cats with a procedure called a gonadectomy. This operation is more…

2 months ago

The story of a kitten who died of fading kitten syndrome

Let's call the kitten Mia. Her mother was a stray cat. She was often hungry. She suffered from parasites, poor…

2 months ago