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what should i feed my cat

What Should I Feed My Cat: Best Eating Practices

According to the ASPCA, cats should "eat enough high-quality, nutritious food to meet their energy needs." You can accomplish meeting ...
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my cat is in labor

My Cat Is In Labor: How To Help A Cat Give Birth

Cats have very few problems with giving birth to a litter. Just think how many cats worldwide give birth to ...
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how to care for kittens

How To Care For Kittens After Mother Cat Has Given Birth

Has your cat given birth, and you're not sure how to care for kittens? After your cat has given birth, ...
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how to get my cat to lose weight

How To Get My Cat To Lose Weight? A Cat Weight Loss Plan

According to the Association of Pet Obesity Prevention, 58% of pet cats are overweight or obese. Obesity makes your cat ...
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mating season for cats

Mating Season For Cats – What You Need To Know

Cats are efficient breeders. All it takes is a female cat in heat, a willing male cat participant, and BAM, ...
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Low-Key Cat Love Bites – What It Means When Kitty Bites You!

Man, I used to take Theo's love bites real personally. Frankly, I found them annoying and a complete surprise the ...
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is my cat in heat

Is My Cat In Heat? What To Do When Your Cat Is In Heat

With a loud howl (in an irritating decibel that sets your teeth on edge), female cats all over the world ...
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how to tell if your cat is pregnant

Is My Cat Pregnant: How To Tell If Your Cat Is Pregnant

Your grown-ass female cat looks like she's picked up some weight. Is my cat pregnant or fat? She might be ...
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cat throwing up food

Why Is My Cat Throwing Up Food After Eating?

One day, I came home from work to find that Theo had thrown up undigested cat food - something that ...
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the best cat food for inside cats

What Is The Best Cat Food For Indoor Cats? Shopping for Good Cat Food

Choosing the best cat food for your indoor cat is one of the most important things you will do as ...
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Essentials for the First Time Cat Owner

Low-Key Cat Love Bites – What It Means When Kitty Bites You!

Man, I used to take Theo's love bites real personally. Frankly, I found them annoying and a complete surprise the ...
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overweight cat

How Much Should My Cat Weigh? The Average Weight For Cats

So you just came back from a visit to the Veterinarian where you were told that not only is your ...
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owning a cat for the first time

Owning A Cat 101- What You Need To Know

Theo, my cat is my best friend. We share a townhome and just like me, he has his own bedroom ...
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traveling with cats in car long distance

Traveling with Cats in Car Long Distance – 9 Tips For Success

If you're a travel geek and you've been putting off that cross-country trip along Route 66 because you've recently adopted ...
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vomiting in cats

Vomiting in Cats: When to Worry – Cat Mama

The cat's throwing up, and you're not sure why? That is a concern that cat parents face every day. And ...
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best cat litter box

3 Best Cat Litter Box Perfect For The Small Apartment

Living with a cat in a small apartment can be challenging. Two of the most challenging aspects of apartment dwelling ...
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living with cats

Living with Cats: 7 Things You Need To Know – The Cat Mama

I'm now living with cats in my apartment.  (Read about my moving with cats by clicking here).   My roommates Shrek, ...
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should i adopt a cat

Why Should I Adopt A Cat: Providing A Home To A Rescue Cat

According to the ASPCA, 3.2 million cats end up in shelters every year.  And according to the Humane Society of ...
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