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7 of Our Favorite Cat Toys -- A PCRX Petsโ€™ Choice
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7 of Our Favorite Cat Toys -- A PCRX Petsโ€™ Choice

There are tons of different cat toys out there, from various kinds of cat balls full of catnip, feathers on a string, plush mice, and some hi-tech gizmos with lasers and whistles. Depending on what you think your cat might like, the options are nearly endless. To help make your shopping easier, we have compiled a list of our favorite cat toys. Read

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7 of Our Favorite Cat Toys -- A PCRX Petsโ€™ Choice By Sam Bourne

There are tons of different cat toys out there, from various kinds of cat balls full of catnip, feathers on a string, plush mice, and some hi-tech gizmos with lasers and whistles. Depending on what you think your cat might like, the options are nearly endless. To help make your shopping easier, we have compiled a list of our favorite cat toys.

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7 Pet Holiday Safety Tips for the Winter Season By Sam Bourne

The winter holidays provide us with a much needed break from the otherwise unyielding bleakness of winter. However, sometimes we get a little too wrapped up in the festivities, forgetting that what might be fun for us can be upsetting, or potentially dangerous, for our four legged friends. Read up on our pet holiday safety tips and make sure your party goes purr-fectly.

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7 Things To Put Away Before You Bring Your Kitten Home By Katie Morton

Kittens, like all other newborns are curious and tend to get into mischief. Itโ€™s not their fault, itโ€™s just what kittens do. So it is vital that before you bring home your little bundle of fur, that you make sure that you home is โ€œkitten proofโ€. Wondering where to start? Here are some helpful tips that can help keep your kitten safe in their new home.

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8 Reasons for Cat Incontinence and Out-of-Litter Box Messes By Lauren Leonardi

When a cat uses the bathroom outside of the litter box, there's often a cause behind this behavior that can be corrected. Whether it's a medical issue like incontinence or a lack of training, read about the solution here.

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9 Weird Cat Behaviors Explained By ContentFly

In addition to being adorable, cats can often indulge in behavior that could seem weird to humans. However, what appears as unnatural to you, does often have a logical explanation hidden underneath. Therefore, here are some bizarre cat behaviors and reasonable reasons behind them:

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Can Cats Get Along with Other Pets? By Mary Kearl

The rivalry that defines all other rivalries - cats and dogs - might not be as set in stone as we believe. Here is what you need to know if you are trying to get a cat to interact with a dog, or another cat.

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Cat and Dog Facts for the Visual Learner: A Pet Infographics Collection By Sam Bourne

Infographics are changing the way we consume information: learning can be quicker and more fun when things are presented visually. What's the oldest domesticated cat breed? Which dogs have which personalities? Check out all of PetCareRx's infographics.

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Cat and Dog Games By Ryan Gellis

How do cats and dogs interact? The range of behavior and emotion elicited by bringing together a pooch and a kitty could be anything from true love to a dangerous situation. Read on to find out some of the funniest and craziest ways it can go down.

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Cats 101 By Sam Bourne

So you want to get a cat? Great! Here are a few things to know before you make the leap, plus a bunch of interesting facts about cats. Enjoy!

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Cats in Heat - How This Phase Plays a Role in Cat Mating By Meredith Alling

When a female goes into heat, it means changes in behavior, some of them probably unwanted. Find out how to tell if your cat is in heat and what to expect.

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Creative and Homemade Cat Toys By Team PetCareRx

Cats love toys and watching your cat play is one of the chief joys of owning a cat. Here are some simple toys your cat will love.

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Easiest Cats to Care For By Meredith Alling

While the common belief is that cats are independent and don't need to be doted on, the truth is that a lot of breeds are quite demanding. There are, however, a number of breeds that are fine without constant attention or grooming. Here are a couple.

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Finding the Right Cat Breeds for You By Meredith Alling

Cat parenthood is a blast, especially when you find a cat that meshes well with your living environment. Check out this guide to help you pick the best cat for your situation.

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Five Tricks to Train your Cat By ContentFly

Patience is key when it comes to training your cat, and many of the common tricks we teach dogs can also be learned by your feline companions. Teaching tricks and training your cat can be a rewarding and bonding experience for pet owners.

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Games for Cats: What's All the Buzz About? By Kat Sherbo

A new wave of cat toys is here: electronic games on tablets! Find out what these games entail and some of the possible drawbacks.

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House training your puppy: A step-by-step guide for new parents. By ContentFly

House training a new pup can be a tough nut to crack. Instead of getting frustrated over accidents, take a look at this step-by-step guide for training your pup to go outside when it's time for business.

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How Much Do Cats Sleep? By Mary Kearl

Got a sleepy kitty on your hands and starting to get worried? Don't stress. Typically, healthy cats sleep 50 to 70 percent of the 24 hours in a day. Find out why.

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How to Care for a Kitten By Lauren Leonardi

Kittens are an interesting bunch - cute, funny, and a whirlwind of destruction all at once. Because of their predilection to get into trouble, we as parents need to make sure they stay safe.

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How to Choose a Cat Litter Box and Kitty Litter By Meredith Alling

Picking the best litter box for you, and figuring out where to put it, can be tough. Where is the best place for something like that to go? Here are a few tips for what you should be doing with the litter box.

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How to Deal with Cat Behavior Problems By Sam Bourne

If you are dealing with cat behavior problems, you may be tempted to just throw in the towel, but donโ€™t give up the fight! Just like anyone else, their problem behaviors are likely their way of reacting to something. For a summary of some common cat behavior problems, their likely causes, and some simple ways to correct them, look no further!

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How to Play with a Cat By Lauren Leonardi

You probably know that cats need a good diet and exercise just like humans. But when kitty sleeps away most of the day, how do you ensure they get enough exercise? Here are some play-time tips to help.

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How to Train a Cat By Lauren Leonardi

Despite what you may think, training a cat is not impossible. They are certainly smart enough to learn. It is all about figuring out how to properly motivate your cat.

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Introducing Cats to New Cats or Dogs By Madeleine Burry

Its never easy bringing a new pet into a home that already has one, but it is doable. Whether you are bringing a new cat into a home with a cat or a dog, there are a few tricks you can use to make the transition more smooth.

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Is Catnip Safe? 5 Things You Should Know By Amy Shojai

What is catnip? Does your cat like it? Cats act like drunken fools when under the influence of this herb. But is catnip safe?

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