passive smoking cats

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…

3 months ago

68% of smokers say that if their cat became ill through passive smoking they might stop

Most smokers (78%) know that their habit could harm their cats. Both this finding and the one in the title…

12 months ago

Stoves, heaters, fireplaces, chimneys, candles, cigarettes, kerosene heaters can harm your cat

The things mentioned in the title are potential sources of fine particulate matter (PM 2.5) and a study in Taiwan…

2 years ago

Cats are at risk too if smoking at home causes children to acquire lung disease as adults

You may have read about it: an American study which recommends that smoking should be banned in the home because…

2 years ago

Is it illegal to smoke in a car with a cat?

No, it is not illegal to smoke in a car with a cat but it could or, perhaps, should be…

2 years ago

Can cats get asthma from smoke?

Can domestic cats get asthma from cigarette smoke? The answer is a resounding yes. Domestic cats are just as likely…

3 years ago

Can cats get cancer from second-hand smoke?

[gallery columns="1" size="full" ids="101747"] Yes, cats can get cancer from second-hand smoke. Although common sense dictates that this must be…

3 years ago

An example of how passive smoking can affect a pet

This is a real life story about a dog, which supports an argument that I put forward some years ago…

6 years ago