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The 3 Best Cat Litter Box for Small Apartment – The Cat Mama

Living with a cat in a small apartment can be challenging.  Two of the most challenging aspects of apartment dwelling ...
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Traveling with Cats in Car Long Distance – The Cat Mama

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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How to Help your Overweight Cat Lose Weight – First Time Cat Owner

Introduction So you just came back from a visit to the Veterinarian where you were told that not only is your ...
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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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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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cat love bites

Why Do Cats Give Love Bites? What Does it Mean When Your Cat Bites You!

Click here for a comprehensive cat care guide Why do cats give love bites? Is it cat love or a ...
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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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owning a cat for the first time

What to know before owning a cat for the first time – First time cat owner

Deciding to become a first-time cat owner is a humongous decision.  I mean, on the surface, owning a cat seems ...
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Why Is My Cat Always Hungry? Dealing With The Food Obsessed Cat.

Is your cat always hungry? And you know that he can't possibly be hungry because you just fed him. You've ...
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35 Cool Things to Buy on Amazon under 25 dollars for Cats

I'm a stone-cold introvert who hates - HATES shopping unless it's online.  My favorite online store of choice is Amazon ...
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Catit Hooded Cat Litter Pan – The Absolute Best Litter Box Ever

You've come to the right place. Your search for the best litter box is over.  Get ready to throw out ...
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How Cat Rescue Groups Are Helping Community Cats In The US

My sisters and brothers in the cat-loving world, I was throwing around the title of cat advocate for myself and ...
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How To Take Care Of Kittens Like A Cat Loving Boss

I'm raising Theodore (Theo for short), my little orphaned kitten. As stated in another article that I wrote, it is ...
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Where To Get A Kitten Or Cat: Finding Cats For Adoption Near You

So you've decided you want to get a kitten or cat.  Awesome!  The next step is finding your new best ...
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best cat litter box

The 3 Best Cat Litter Box for Small Apartment – The Cat Mama

Living with a cat in a small apartment can be challenging.  Two of the most challenging aspects of apartment dwelling ...
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Things I Didn’t Know About Raising A Kitten

I thought I knew a lot about cats and how to care for them.  Then enters Theodore (Theo for short), ...
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How To Care For A Cat Once You Get It Home

If this is your first time bringing home a cat from a shelter or adoption center, you might be unsure ...
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mixed breed cats

Things You Should Know About Mixed Breed Cats – DSH Breed Cats

One of the first things you might be curious about as a new cat parent is "what breed is my ...
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