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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. Read

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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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Friendly Cat Breeds By Meredith Alling

When it comes to cats, some breeds are known for their aloof or independent dispositions. For the owner who wants a loyal friend who will seek out affection and interaction, youโ€™ll want a benevolent breed that enjoys the company of people.

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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 Clean Your Cat's Clawing Obsession By Amy Shojai

Cat parents usually aren't the biggest fans of their felines' unsightly and sometimes smelly artwork. However, they are quite important to our furry friends. So here are a few tips and tricks on how to keep your cat's favorite claw objects both human and kitty friendly.

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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 Effectively Manage Motion Sickness in Cats By ROIHigh

Despite cats having an innate sense of balance, they can still experience motion sickness while traveling in cars (or other types of vehicles). The biological mechanism behind this is related to the part of the inner ear that connects directly to the brain. Your cat might also experience motion sickness simply from having a fear of the vehicle.

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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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How to Train a Kitten By Lauren Leonardi

Did you know that kittens and cats can be trained? You can keep them from going outside the litter box, scratching the furniture, and even train them to fetch and sit. All you need is a bit of understanding about how a kitten thinks.

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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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Is it Safe to Let Your Cat Get Rid of Mice? By Lauren Leonardi

Cats are born with natural hunting instincts, and many believe that it is a disservice to not allow them to put those instinct to use. However, there are many risks associated with allowing your cat to catch vermin. Here are some pros and cons to consider.

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Is it Time for My Outdoor Cat to Be an Indoor Cat? By Lauren Leonardi

Many pet parents decide that their cats can roam and play outdoors. However, the time may come when your cat should no longer go outside. Maybe they've developed a condition that slows them down or needs regular treatment. There are a variety of factors that will affect your indoor/outdoor decisions.

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Is My Cat Weird? 5 Freaky Feline Behaviors By Meredith Alling

Cats are known for their unique personalities and sometimes they can do some pretty weird things. Here's a list of freaky behaviors that actually may be common for some cats. How many of these things do you catch your feline doing?

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Is Your Cat Not Sleeping Enough? By Meredith Alling

Since cats snooze so much of the day away to begin with, it can be hard to tell if your cat isn't sleeping enough. Here are some of the signs your cat is having trouble sleeping.

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Kitten Behavior from Week to Week: What to Expect By Ellen Thompson

Who doesn't love a kitten? With all of that cuteness comes a whole bunch of fun and excitement. Learn all about your new kitten and the type of behaviors to expect as they mature.

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Kitten Proofing Your House: 6 Essential Steps By Madeleine Burry

Bringing home a new kitten is like bringing home a new baby. There is a ton of excitement and a certain level of nervousness. First things first is to make sure that your home is safe for your new little addition. Here are some key steps to take in order to kitty proof your home.

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