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Proper Oral Hygiene in Cats

Are you worried about your kittenโ€™s dental health? Here's what you can do to help keep their breath smelling fresh. Learn below.Read

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Meow to Owโ€ฆ Dealing with a Teething Kitten

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How to Stop Your Cat from Scratching You

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Activate the Athlete in Your Lazy Cat!

The following tips can help you activate the athlete buried somewhereโ€ฆdeep downโ€ฆin your favorite felineโ€ฆ

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Responsible Pooping for Cats

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What to Expect When Your Cat Is Expecting

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The Best Grain Free Cat Food for Your Kitty

Cats are carnivores by nature. That means they need meat. And while they can eat other things as well (i.e. veggies), their diet should consist of mostly meat based proteins. This is why grain-free foods are so handy, as many cat foods on the market are overloaded with fillers like corn or wheat. Give your cat what they need with a grain-free cat food.

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A Dog Laying Down On The Ground Pet Meds for Arthritis in Dogs

Arthritis is very common in dogs as they age, and the inflammation in the joints can cause them a lot of pain. Pet meds are available to help ease your dog's pain and discomfort. Learn about the different options available here.

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Abyssinian cats photo Abyssinian Cats 101: What Makes This Exotic Breed Unique

The Abyssinian cat breed has long been considered one of the finest short-haired breeds, known for their regal stature and vitality.

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LATEST ARTICLE How to Manage Your Catโ€™s Allergies Through Diet Control

Cats are not immune to food allergies, and while allergic reactions may not be as prevalent in cats as they are in dogs, they still occur quite frequently across numerous breeds. Food allergies usually cause symptoms such as vomiting, diarโ€ฆ Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Legg-Perthes Disease In Dogs And Cats

Legg-Perthes disease is a degenerative hip joint disease where through the loss of blood supply, the head of the femur completely disintegrates. This can cause a lot of pain to your pet and possibly lead to other chronic bone and joint disโ€ฆ Read

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LATEST ARTICLE How to Stop Your Cat from Scratching You

Does your cat take your face as some sort of living scratching post? Here is a compilation of practical ways to get it to stop. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Proper Oral Hygiene in Cats

Are you worried about your kittenโ€™s dental health? Here's what you can do to help keep their breath smelling fresh. Learn below. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Pancreatic Insufficiency In Dogs And Cats

Pancreatic insufficiency is when the small, but very important pancreas is damaged and is unable to release the digestive enzymes, leading to malnutrition. It is generally a genetic condition that is sometimes unavoidable. Find out more heโ€ฆ Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Cat Eye Discharge - How to Treat Different Types of Feline Eye Issues

Itโ€™s not uncommon for cats to have to occasional โ€œgunkyโ€ eye. However, there are situations where you might have to treat your catโ€™s symptoms or make a quick trip to your veterinarian.Itโ€™s not uncommon for cats to have to occasional โ€œgunkyโ€ฆ Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Steps to Take After Your Cat Has Its First Epileptic Seizure

Your cat is your baby and if something happens to him or her, you want to do everything you can to ensure the safety of your furbaby. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Can Humans Get Fleas?

Humans can get fleas. These pests cause more problems for our pets than for us, but we can still fall victim to their biting ways. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE What to Do if Your Cat is Vomiting

There are quite a few reasons why cats throw up, and if you know the right tips and tricks, you can prevent it from happening frequently. Letโ€™s take a look at what causes your cat to throw up, and what you can do in such situations. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Irritable Bowel Syndrome In Cats

Irritable bowel syndrome in cats is usually due to stress. Cats can become stressed from moving from one home to another or even from changing the food they are used to. The important thing is recognizing the signs of irritable bowel syndrโ€ฆ Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Cat shedding: How to fix it

One of the prices you pay for having a cat is living with cat hair everywhere. However, there a few ways to manage your cat's shedding and prevent it from getting all over your house and clothes. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Heartworms in Dogs - Symptoms You Should Know

Early detection of heartworms can protect your dog from serious illness or worse. Read about heartworms in dogs and how to combat them at PetCareRx. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Staph Infection in Dogs and Cats

Staph infections are caused by a Staphylococcus (or โ€œstaphโ€) bacteria. This bacteria is commonly found on the skin of people and animals, but does not cause any problems until the skin is irritated or the immune system is compromised. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Dietary Management Tips for Cats with Urinary Health Problems

There are many ways that a cat can be affected by urinary problems; urinary tract infections, FLUTD, and cystitis, to name a few. Most of these issues cause the catโ€™s urinary tract to stop functioning properly - that is, it makes it very dโ€ฆ Read

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LATEST ARTICLE The Guide to Fostering Kittens

Thinking of fostering a kitten? Here are a few things you need to consider before taking on this responsibility, and how to provide care for their first 6 weeks! Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Did Your Cat Catch A Cold?

Is it possible for a cat to catch a cold? If so, how can you prevent and treat it at home? Read

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LATEST ARTICLE How to Care for your Senior Cat

As your cat gets older, you will need to adapt to their changing habits and needs. From diet to dental health, here is how you care for your senior cat and make sure they are comfortable as they age. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE Responsible Pooping for Cats

Cats are naturally graceful and demure creatures. Is your feline not yet as graceful? Do you discover poop around the house? Here's what you need to know about poop training your favorite fur friend. Read

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LATEST ARTICLE 7 Reasons Why Cats Are the Best When Stuck at Home

How could someone describe a cat in one word?: Sweet and strong, instinctual and casual, simple and mysterious, loving and aloof, sophisticated and wild, calm and skittish, crazy, and lazy. Read

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