dangers to cats

Are Ragdoll cats allowed outside?

Whether you allow your Ragdoll cat outside or not very much depends on your attitude toward domestic cat guardianship. There…

1 week ago

Does passive smoking affect cats?

I am surprised that people use Google search to ask whether passive smoking affects domestic cats. Surely, it is obvious…

2 weeks ago

Can flea collars make cats sick?

Yes, flea collars can make cats sick. They can even kill cats if a dog or puppy flea collar is…

3 weeks ago

WARNING: disposable plastic gloves are a potential hazard to domestic cats

This story from Philadelphia about a cat called Foxxy is a lesson to all cat guardians to make sure that…

1 month ago

Top 10 most poisonous plants to cats

This is a list of the top ten most poisonous plants to cats. I used various websites and books to…

2 months ago

How do I stop my cat from chewing on electrical cords?

I interpret the question, taken from a Google search, to ask how cat owners can stop their cat from chewing…

2 months ago

Itchy cats: Don’t give anti-flea treatment first

Because cat fleas are such a predominant feline health issue, there might be a tendency among cat guardians to presume…

5 months ago

Per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are inside domestic cats and they are poisonous

A word first about per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). We are told that they are everywhere and potentially harmful in…

5 months ago

Please screw lids on food jars before disposing of them to protect stray cats and other animals

It is not uncommon for domestic, stray or feral cats to get their heads stuck in open food jars. It…

7 months ago

Cats in front of wood burning fires or stoves might expose them to carcinogens

It has finally dawned on people that their home can be polluted by toxic chemicals from cleaning sprays, pine and…

8 months ago