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Wondering why your cat is drinking so much water? Here’s what it could mean

Excessive thirst in cats has many potential causes. Learn what it means when your cat drinks more water than usual, and when you should be concerned.
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7 telltale signs your cat may be allergic to their litter (and what you can do to help)

Yes, cats can have allergies, too. Here's how to know if your cat is allergic to their litter and what you can do to help.
Gray cat eating out of a metal food bowl

How to put a stop to your cat scratching the floor after eating (and why they do it in the first place)

Cats have an instinct to bury their food, but that doesn't mean your floor has to suffer.
Two kittens playing on a tile floor

Yes, you can set up a cat playdate (they’re actually vital for socialization)

Cat playdates are actually a thing, and your cat will benefit from you scheduling one.
Kitten in litter box

How to dispose of used cat litter

Talk to any cat owner, and they’ll tell you their least favorite part of the job is cleaning the litter box.
White cat playing with a scratching post

If you aren’t sure how old your cat is, there are a few easy ways to find out

Knowing your cat's age enables you to provide them with the care they need. These tips can help you determine their approximate age.
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Cat eating your flowers? 3 ways to save your bouquet (and keep your kitty safe)

Does your cat try to eat your flower arrangements or bouquets in your home? Here's what to do.
A black and white cat takes a nap on a kitchen table.

How to prevent your cat from jumping on tables and counters

Here are tips for how to keep your cat off counters.
A Maine Coon cat sits outside in a yard surrounded by fallen leaves.

How to find a lost cat fast on the day they go missing

Here are tips on how to find a lost cat. With these tips, you're one step closer to finding your beloved cat.
Orange Maine Coon cat climbing a tree branch

8 reasons to adopt a Maine Coon as your next family pet (and 2 reasons not to)

Maine Coons have unique personalities. Read on to learn whether this special breed is right for you.
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The top 10 reasons dogs are better than cats at this whole friendship thing (Yes, we’re actually serious)

It's time to end one of the world's greatest debates: Dogs are better than cats. Here are all the reasons why.
Tabby cat stares at her kibble in a bowl

Can cats eat tomatoes? 5 common foods you should avoid feeding your pet

These five foods should never be introduced to your cat.
Calico cat rubbing against a woman's cheek

Does your cat headbutt you? This is what your pet is really trying to tell you

Ever wonder why your cat insists on headbutting with you? Learn why.
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Pet math: Cats plus automatic feeders equal (hilarious) chaos

While there are a lot of practical reasons to get an automatic cat feeder, this video illustrates a great one: Cats are hilarious when it comes to mealtimes.
Cat sitting inside of an open suitcase

Am I a bad pet parent if I sedate my cat for travel?

What you need to know about cat sedatives and how to sedate your cat for travel.
Cat eating out of a food dish

Tuna is like crack to your cat: Here’s how to moderate this treat

Forget catnip: tuna is like crack to your cat. Learn how to moderate this treat.
A closeup shot of a hissing tabby cat.

3 common cat behavior problems you should be freaking out about

Cats do weird things — but these are cat behaviors to worry about.
A vet listens to a Russian Blue cat with a stethoscope.

Does my indoor cat need vaccinations? Don’t forgo these important inoculations

You may be surprised to know which cat vaccinations indoor cats still need to stay healthy.
Ragdoll cat lying on a table

Why we’re totally obsessed with Ragdoll cats (and you should be, too)

Haven't heard of ragdoll cats? Here's what you need to know.
Gray cat looking up at the camera and meowing

Why is my cat yowling all night? How to put an end to this ongoing nightmare

If you have a yowling cat at night, you just long to get some sleep. But there are reasons for your cat's behavior.

Help your dog and cat play: The body language communication guide you need

Not sure if your dog and cat are playing or if it's something more? We'll show you what it all means and how it relates to their behaviors.
A close-up shot of a gray Maine Coon cat with bright green eyes

Do Maine Coon cats shed? Yes, and this is the secret to a clean house

Can you give your Maine Coon a bath? Yes, and here's why you should brave it.
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5 easy ways to freshen your cat’s bad breath

If you're hoping for a way to make your cat's breath smell better, you've come to the right place! We list five tips to freshen your cat's breath.
Scared cat sitting on a couch hiding under a blanket

Do you have a scaredy cat? 6 effective ways to calm your kitty during a storm

Are cats scared of thunder? How to calm cats during storms.
An orange Maine Coon cat drapes herself over the arm of a yellow chair.

Guard cat on duty: Breeds that can actually protect you from danger

Learn which cat breeds can act like guard cats and protect you and your home.
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Avoid the unthinkable: How to keep coyotes away from your beloved cat

Keep your beloved cat safe and learn how to keep coyotes at bay.
Cat outdoors wearing a blue harness attached to a leash

Want to hike with your cat? Experts have strong opinions

How to hike with your cat, and the pros and cons of taking your cat into the great outdoors.
An orange tabby cat bathes a brown tabby cat in a cat bed.

Debunked: This is the silliest misconception about getting a second cat

Should you add a second cat to your household? Read this first.
Cat sitting in a catio enclosure

Why your cat absolutely needs a catio to live their best life

Catios for cats: why your cat needs her own catio and how to make her one.
Cat lying on a beach in front of a boat

Can I go sailing with my cat? (Yes, we’re serious, and yes, you can!)

Can I go sailing with my cat? How do I keep her secure and safe?
A closeup shot of a one-eyed orange tabby cat.

Everything you need to know about caring for a blind cat

What you need to know about taking care of a blind cat, including medical info.
A brown tabby and a tuxedo cat climb wall-mounted cat furniture.

Riveting ‘Mission Impossible’ TikTok cat performs action movie-worthy stunt

Riveting 'Mission Impossible' TikTok cat performs stunt from every action movie ever: and we are here for it!
Siamese cat drinking out of a running tap

Cat drinking from the faucet? When you should start to worry

Learn why cats are obsessed with running water, but hate swimming in it.
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Is cat ear twitching normal? The scoop behind this adorable behavior

Learn why cats twitch their ears and other adorable behaviors.
Cat chewing on wool.

Cat eating everything in sight? Experts explain why

Why does your cat eat everything in sight? The answer might surprise you.
Kitten sitting on an office desk

Cats at the office will become the next craze and we are here for it

Have you ever thought of taking your cat to the office?
Tiger cat sitting outdoors in a yard

Should you adopt a cat with feline AIDS? What to know about FIV

Should you adopt a cat with FIV? Here's why or why not.
Cat sitting under an umbrella in the rain

Do cats really hate the rain? How to cope with April showers

Do cats really hate the rain? Here's what to know before April showers start.
A green-eyed bengal cat wears a pink collar with a heart-shaped tag.

Crazy kitty bling your cat needs right now to live its best life

Crazy kitty bling you need to buy for your cat right now...or make your own.
A gray striped cat chews on a ruined gray sofa.

The best slipcovers to protect your expensive furniture from cat destruction

These slipcovers are best for protecting your furniture from your cat
A pregnant woman wearing a long-sleeved black shirt holds a tabby cat in her arms.

Good news: You really should not change the kitty litter box while pregnant

Why you get out of the dreaded chore of changing the kitty litter while pregnant.
Orange and white kitten playing with a feather toy

Are you ready for a kitten? The must-read guide to kitten care before you adopt

Before you commit to a kitten, there are things to know about kitten care.
Two tabby cats lying together in bed.

Does your cat need a companion? If your kitty is lonely, it’s your fault

Does your cat need a companion? How to tell if your cat is lonely.
White cat eating a treat off of the floor

5 delicious organic cat treats your feline will gobble up

These five organic cat treats will pamper your cat and leave it wanting more.
A ginger Maine Coon cat wears a jacket in a stroller.

Does your cat need a stroller? 3 times when it’s actually kind of necessary

Does your cat need a kitty stroller? How to decide when the time is right.
A black and white kitten plays with a feathered toy.

These 5 incredible cat toys are exactly what your kitten needs right now

Buy your kitten these 5 cat toys today to be the best kitty parent.
Tiger cat rubbing against a person's legs

Why do cats rub themselves against you? It’s not because they love you

The reason why cats rub themselves against you isn't about affection.
Orange cat meowing straight at the camera

Can cats have nightmares like humans? Here’s what experts have to say

Here's the truth about whether cats have nightmares.
A young girl hugs and kisses a long-haired orange and white cat.

Gentle! How to stop your toddler from pulling kitty’s tail

How to get your toddler to be gentle with your cat and get along.
Six cats relaxing on sunny stone steps

Adopting your cat from a nonprofit sanctuary may be the best thing you ever do

Sanctuary cat adoption is the most selfless type of adoption for a reason.