Cats are notorious for not using their “designated” beds, but we’ve found nine cat beds that are so amazingly luxurious that they may tempt even the most stubborn of felines! These fancy pet beds are all about style and comfort. They’ll keep Kitty warm during winter and impress your guests too (especially if you leave
Like all animals, cats are also human-friendly and they like to spend time with humans. Having a cat can mean different things to different people. Some might like to have a cat to remove their stress and enjoy playing with it after office or someone might like the cat to share some feelings or love
The good news is that younger kittens are able to adapt relatively quickly to new environments. If everything goes well, the kitten should adapt to the new environment within anywhere from one week to one month or more – depending on his temperament. Remember that cats suffer from stress and anxiety just like humans do.
One of the first things you have to do when adopting a new cat is choose a name for your new feline friend. The new name will be with the little furball for many years to come, so it’s time to put your thinking cap on and find the best possible name for your cat.
Life sometimes springs a cat on a person unannounced, in which case this list is even more important. You’ll have to get out there and get some of these items right away, without time to think about it. We’re here to help! Just follow this list, based on recommendations from TCS members. 1. A cat
The world becomes a very beautiful place to live when we have festivals like Christmas and New Year. It is the fervor of these festivals, which keeps the current running in our bodies, and ensures the environment homely and makes everyone look cheerful and positive. While Christmas marks the happy end of the year, New
A garment can make a great gift because it can be a practical expression of a unique theme. If you’re shopping for a cat lover, here are some interesting ideas for unique gifts that any cat lover would be happy to wear. And don’t worry, no teeshirts with “cool” cat prints on this list! These
Some breeds – especially those with long hair – definitely need a helping human’s hand. Think that most shorthair cats can take good care of their coat on their own? You’re actually right, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t groom that beautiful fur. After all, there are 7 Reasons Why You Really Should Groom Your
So, your kids adore cats. They have “Hello Kitty” schoolbags and love watching Garfield. They say they want a kitten to play with, and Craigslist is just full of ads about kittens looking for good homes. Surely, they’ll be thrilled once you open the box and let a cute fluffball out, right? So, won’t a
Are you moving into a new place? A wonderful new apartment in a fancy part of town or maybe that big beautiful house of your dreams? Congratulations! You’re probably feeling both excited and nervous about the big move! Moving house can be a happy occasion, but for your cat, this could actually be dangerous. Unfortunately,
Cats love having their own little hiding places where they feel safe enough to nap or just rest as they observe the happenings in their kingdom.These cat caves – sometimes called igloos or tents – are essentially covered cat beds. They are available in a huge variety of gorgeous designs, from plush to plastic. Here
So you have your heart set on adopting a cat? Cats can make wonderful pets. They can be sweet and gentle, follow you around, yet be happy to stay on their own during the day. They use a litterbox so you don’t have to take them on daily walks. They’re quiet and affectionate and will
So you’ve decided to adopt a cat. Congratulations! Animal shelters and rescue groups have candidates waiting in line for you, all of them in need of a loving home.When visiting the shelter, or even when browsing through lists of cats for adoption, you may be wondering, “Should I adopt one of these adorable little kittens,
Many cats love munching on some fresh green grass. Experts believe chewing greenery provides cats with extra nutrients that are hard to get through meat alone. Others think that eating grass is an instinctive way for cats to naturally prevent hair accumulation in the intestines. Whatever the reason, chances are your cat will love having
If you had your way, you’d probably spend all day with your furry friend. If your current employment opportunity allows, you could work from home to satiate this desire—though, this isn’t a reality for most people. Fear not because there are people who would love to watch your companion for you and give them nothing
Many cat lovers enjoy showing off pictures of their kitties in costumes, especially around Halloween. If you’re thinking of dressing up Kitty, here are a few pointers to keep everything pleasant and safe for all involved. Should You Dress Up Your Cat? Some people claim that dressing up cats is “undignified”. That’s a legitimate opinion.
People tend to think cats are easier pets than dogs. After all, they don’t need to be walked, right? But are cats really that low-maintenance? Do felines make a good pet for busy people? Let’s find out how much time it actually takes to care for a cat. If you’re new to cats and considering
Sick and tired of scooping? A self-cleaning automatic litterbox sounds tempting? After all, why not focus on petting and playing with your cat and forget about the smelly daily chores of the litterbox, right? If only life were that simple. Yes, an automatic litterbox can improve your quality of life and that of your cat
We want to make pet parents aware of the obesity problem in the country. Obesity is a direct result of inactivity and poor food choices. Obesity is a troublesome topic that requires all the pet parents’ attention. There has been a constant elevation in the obese rates of the pets. Such a drastic change in
The new job, the one you have been anxiously waiting for has finally come through! There’s one drawback though, it’s on the other side of the country and Fluffy hates to travel in a car. In order to get her in the car, you first have to get her in the carrier. Fluffy associates the
The saying goes “one cat just leads to another”. According to our latest survey, this holds true for the cat lovers visiting these pages. Apparently, over 70% of you have more than one cat and about 40% have three or more cats.Watching your cats interact with each other can be a lot of fun. Yet,
Cats are predators, made for a life of action. As more and more cat owners opt for keeping their cats securely indoors, cat behaviorists are seeing a new cause for behavior problems: boredom. Many cats simply do not get enough stimulation in their secure indoor environments. That can lead to a myriad of behavior problems
What is really the best temperature for the cat’s room? Most cats have a favorite spot – the windowsill, the top of a cat tree, or right in the doorway. They often follow the sun and nearly warm themselves to a sizzle.Cats like, and can tolerate, warmer temperatures than dogs and some people. TCS forum
Introducing a new cat into your life should be cause for celebration: You have a new companion, a furry friend, that will be with you for years to come, so this should be a happy event, right? Unfortunately, “My new cat won’t come out from under the bed,” is a complaint we see from time
“Good God, my cat just used his litter box while I was happily destroying things on my video game. All of a sudden, our room smelled like a manure field!” Sounds familiar? It’s a quote from a forum thread by TCS member Dagger311. We get many questions about litterbox odor and how to minimize it.
When disaster hits, you may only have a matter of minutes to get you and yours to safety. How can you make the most of the time available? Preparation can save time, sanity and lives. Here are some tips as to what you’ll need to do. Stay calm Easier said than done, remember your cat
Written By TheCatSite.com Member NewYork1303When we first brought Carrot home, I really wanted to spoil him and get him something really special. He was a cat who had been returned to the shelter twice before, once because of his chronically runny eyes and once because he behaved badly when a new family member was added.
The Indoors/Outdoors Dilemma The question of whether a house cat should be allowed outside bothers many cat owners. Many dangers lurk outside. Cars, dogs, hostile people and even other cats can pose a real threat for your cat. In some areas, other critters and even large predators are also a cause for concern. Another aspect
A stress buster environment for a pet is the best gift by their parents. Cats are very sophisticated and healthy pets. They like staying fit and groomed, so they look the best every time. They are very comfortable pets when once set in a surrounding and hate changes. Changes of any sort like moving to
If you’re caring for a mother cat and her kindle of kittens you should start looking for good homes for them as soon as possible. Once you have good homes waiting, comes the question: When can the kittens leave their mom? Is it ok for you to give the kittens away once they start eating