cat welfare

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats

UK Parliament: Did you know that there is an All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats (APGOCATS)? I didn't until this morning.…

2 weeks ago

Domestic cats are not born to love people and other cats

With 'optimistic enthusiasm' is the way Dr Bradshaw describes how dogs make contact with other dogs. We know this is…

2 months ago

Lying down with your cat on the grass

Today is sunny. I lay down on the grass in my backyard for a while, chilling out doing nothing. My…

2 months ago

Should you clean your cat’s paws during the Covid-19 pandemic?

During the Covid-19 pandemic should be wash our cat's paws as we wash our hands to help stop the spread…

3 months ago

China calls for a revolution in diet to stop its citizens eating exotic and potentially dangerous animal parts

There is a bright silver lining to the coronavirus outbreak which started in China and which is frightening many people…

4 months ago

For indoor cats, energy efficient homes may have a health drawback

Energy efficient homes tend to be built airtight to save energy which may trap polluted air inside risking the health…

5 months ago

Internet can discourage cat owners to take their sick cat to the vet

It is a modern phenomenon. Owning a cat to a good standard costs money and taking your cat to the…

6 months ago

An elderly woman with cats is dependent on the executors or her will to be kind to her cats on her passing

Here is a cat story which exposes a weakness in ensuring continuity of care for domestic cat companions after the…

6 months ago

Woman blames her sex change for neglecting her cats

Two cats belonging to Julie-Ann Greenwood have been permanently taken from her because she neglected them for a long time…

8 months ago

Reminder: New York and New Jersey banned decorative tattoos on pets

Tattooing your cat or dog is okay provided it is for identification purposes. Apparently, too, veterinarians sometimes tattoo a small…

8 months ago