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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 weeks ago

Spanish authorities have poisoned companion animals and wildlife with street disinfectant against coronavirus

SPAIN - NEWS/OPINION: It's been reported that local authorities governing the Costa Del Sol and Costa Blanca areas have sprayed…

3 months ago

WARNING: Cat guardians should beware of cosmetics containing butylparaben

Some cosmetics such a moisturisers and suncreams contain butylparaben. This chemical helps preserve cosmetics. It is described as an 'endocrine…

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

Are tires safe as DIY feral and stray cat shelters?

This is a follow up to Elisa's article on the topic, which I was prompted to write because a nice…

6 months ago

7 cats at sanctuary fatally poisoned overnight because e-cigarette was left out by guest

Nowadays we are all accustomed to the e-cigarette vaping device. The cartridges for the device contain nicotine which is very…

11 months ago

How do air fresheners affect domestic cats in the home?

Something as innocuous as air fresheners may be harming our domestic cat companions. More research is needed.

1 year ago

Carpet chemical damages sperm’s DNA so what does it do to our cats?

I'm back on my high horse about carpet chemicals. I believe that they are very important and overlooked. However, fortunately,…

1 year ago

Weedkiller ‘Roundup’ caused terminal cancer in groundskeeper so what about cats?

I am sorry to hear that Dewayne Johnson, a groundskeeper contracted terminal cancer from Monsanto's weedkiller, Roundup. It contains a…

2 years ago

Easter Dangers To Pets

With Easter weekend quickly approaching, here are some of the top hazards to our pets. Keep in mind there are…

3 years ago