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Cat Food Storage Mistakes

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Fresh food is just as important for cats as it is for humans. By necessity, we’ve learned how to store our food, especially when we buy in bulk. It only makes sense to take similar measures when managing Fluffy’s food supply. And how you handle and store cat food affects not only its freshness but … Read More »

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Meet The Maine Coon

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Do you like fluffy cats? If so, you’ve probably found yourself absolutely charmed by a Maine Coon at some point. These big, lovable felines are not only super cute, they’re also very personable. In fact, you’ll probably be seeing a lot of Maine Coon kittens on holiday cards over the next few weeks. A veterinarian … Read More »

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Meet The Werewolf Kitty

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Halloween isn’t far off now. Pop into almost any store this week, and you’ll see all sorts of Halloween candy and decor, and plenty of products with spiders, skulls, vampires, mummies, and, of course, werewolves. In fact, there’s a new werewolf on the scene, and she’s pretty adorable. In this article, a veterinarian discusses Halloween’s … Read More »

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Fall Care For Senior Cats

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Fall is absolutely beautiful here in Pennsylvania. The changing leaves, chilly days, and seasonal decorations make for some absolutely perfect days. Fluffy may not be particularly impressed by the fact that stores are filling with pumpkin-flavored everything, but she will notice the cooler weather. If your feline buddy is a senior, you’ll want to take … Read More »

Ginger Cat Appreciation Day

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Do you have an orange kitty? If so, you may want to give Fluffy a special treat: it’s Ginger Kitty Appreciation Day! Our feline pals come in all sorts of colors and patterns, and we think they’re all adorable. However, ginger cats definitely have some raving fans! A vet discusses these miniature lions below. Boys … Read More »

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Feline Folklore

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Kitties are very mysterious little furballs, who have certainly gathered more than their fair share of myths and legends. In fact, for a cute, innocent-looking pet, Fluffy has amassed a rather impressive collection of urban—and rural—legends. A local vet lists a few of them below. Cat Goddesses Our feline friends have been associated with several … Read More »

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Introducing a Dog to Your Resident Cat

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Are you adopting a dog? Congratulations! Of course, if you have a cat, your kitty probably won’t be as enthusiastic as we are. First impressions are a very big deal to pets, so it’s important to handle introductions properly. Here, a vet discusses getting Fido and Fluffy started out on the right paw. Sniff Before … Read More »

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Meet the Persian

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Do you have a Persian? Persians are one of the most popular breeds in the world. These adorable kitties really are very sweet and lovable pets! A vet discusses the Persian below. Temperament Persians are usually quite relaxed and laid back. They’re very cuddly, and love to snuggle. In one study, the Persian scored higher … Read More »

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4 Steps to Protect Your Pet Against Rabies

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Just the word “rabies” tends to conjure up some frightening images in the mind’s eye. Rabies is a zoonotic disease, meaning that it can be transmitted from animals to humans. This is one reason it is so dangerous. It also has a very high fatality rate. Luckily, rabies has been all but eliminated in the … Read More »

Saint Gertrude of Nivelles: Patron Saint Of Cats

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March 17th is Saint Gertrude of Nivelles Day. It’s more commonly known as St Patrick’s Day, of course. If you’re not sure who Saint Gertrude is, she is the patron saint of cats. A local vet goes over some basics of her story below. History Gertrude of Nivelles was born in 628 in what is … Read More »

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