Do cats fart? Any cat owner will know the answer to this one first hand. Although it doesn’t occur as often as it does with dogs, (or closer to the truth the expelled air is smaller so we don’t smell it) cats can indeed fart.
Can cats get colds? As we move into fall and before you know it winter, this becomes an ever more pertinent question – do cats get colds or even worse the flu? Can they catch it from humans? And if so what can we do
How long can a cat go without eating? There are a number of reasons why a cat owner may ask this question. Your cat might be unwell and is refusing to eat, causing you understandable concern. Or maybe your cat is acting out of character.
Time for a fascinating cat fact; did you know that in life threatening situations it is possible to give a cat a blood transfusion using canine blood? In fact a xenotransfusion (the transfusion of blood from another species) of canine blood to cats used to
Can cats be declawed? The whole issue of declawing cats does stir a few emotions. There are those that think the concept of declawing cats is inherently terrible, in one article I have read the author compares declawing a cat to chopping of the fingers
Can cats get diabetes? The answer to this does surprise many, as the simple fact is, cats can get diabetes. In fact, Animal Planet estimates one out of 1,200 cats will develop diabetes at some point in their lifetime. However, just like diabetes in humans,
Can cats get constipated? We have all suffered from constipation at one time or another and know how unpleasant it is, the same goes for our cats – they too can experience difficult or infrequent bowel movements. In fact, constipation is the most common health
Can cats have aspirin? Cat and dog owners alike ask this question. None of us ever want to see our pets in pain, and if we are unable to get to the vets immediately there is a natural urge to do anything you can to
Can cats get worms? We all know the answer to this one, cats can get worms and at some time in their life they are very likely going to have it. In this article we look into the types of worms cats can get, how
Can cats be bathed by us humans? We all know how clean cats are, that’s one of the reasons they make the perfect house pet. Cats instinctively self-bathe all the time, however occasionally you may have to intervene. Sometimes your cat may end up really
Can cats catch head lice? This is a question that crops up a lot, especially from owners that have children. Can cats catch head lice, or alternatively, can humans catch lice from cats. The answer to this is a resounding no. Lice are actually species-specific.
Can cats have seasonal allergies? You would definitely be forgiven for thinking that cats can have seasonal allergies. We all know the times of year when the pollen count is high. Us humans are sneezing about the place with watery eyes – what impact does