Oct
07

What to look for on the cat food label

What to look for on the cat food label

Choosing the right cat food may not be quite as simple as you expect. It's preferable that you don't grab the first generic type of food you see in a supermarket or dollar store, because it's very likely that the food won't provide all that's needed for a good cat diet. Because the government requires ingredients and nutritional information to be put on food labels, these are a good place to start when hunting for the right food to give your cat.

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Sep
24

The importance of flea baths in the lifetime of your cat

The importance of flea baths in the lifetime of your cat

Spending your precious time at dwelling subsequent to a flea infested cat is one of the most undesirable conditions for families everywhere. Some pet house owners are usually disgusted merely by the fact that their cat is continually licking and scratching himself, sometimes even biting off big chunks of hair. The bad news is that there's nothing out there that can prevent the fleas from leaping in your cat's coat like a magnet.

Moreover if they are not saved underneath management, it is doubtless they'll leap on humans as well. Pet owners might easily discover themselves scratching their pores and skin as usually as the pet house cat.

Should you hold a cat at residence, it should be a excessive precedence to stop fleas earlier than they take over your home. Preventive treatment could possibly be the one technique to keep a step ahead of a flea infestation . Just a few matter solutions are at present accessible in the retail market to help keep fleas away out of your cat . Most of these merchandise have confirmed to be successful, offered that pet homeowners comply with the applying instructions.

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Sep
20

How to choose the best cat food

How to choose the best cat food

Some cats eat whatever food is presented to them while others turn their noses up at almost everything. This choosiness is just one of the factors you need to consider in deciding which brand of cat food to give your pet. The primary factor, naturally, is how good the ingredients are, so you'll need to do some investigating. But sometimes the best cat food for your own cat also depends on other things like the state of their health and teeth, or even whether they are overweight.

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Jul
08

Symptoms of worms in cats

Symptoms of worms in cats
It is important to know the symptoms of worms in cats so you can get treatment if needed. There are a number of different treatments so you should not worry too much as long as you take action once you see any of the symptoms first appear with your cat.

The most common symptoms include vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, dull coat or dry coat. You will likely see worms in the cat's vomit and feces. Typically an adult cat will have a routine fecal exam every three months (if they go outside) or six months (indoor cats). Kittens should have their stool examined every time they visit the vet.

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Jun
02

Worms in cats - feline parasites

Worms in cats - feline parasites
Don't think that because it's getting warmer, that cat parasites diminish. Let's face it, our feline are very inquisitive and enjoy interacting with other cats. Unfortunately these interventions create health risks.

One of the main concerns with cats socializing and coming into close proximity with other animal's feces is worms. Cat worms are easily transmitted through the feces of other cats. It is a difficult situation to avoid, as cats are notorious wanderers, and enjoy socializing as well.

Cat owners have little they can do in the way of prevention if their cat is an outdoors type cat. I have many friends who have cats, and they tell me that they have tried just about everything to keep their cats inside their yards. Unfortunately, most of these cats have wandered out, and developed a form of feline parasites that can be damaging to your cats overall health.

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Apr
27

Understanding elderly cat problems

Understanding elderly cat problems
When looking into all the various problems that may arise when you own a geriatric cat, you should make sure you have all the information necessary to help them get through it as well. This is something that can be easily found out without having to visit your local vet as there are a number of natural remedies available for curing elderly cat problems.

Keep a close eye on your cat's behavior, appearance, and habits. It is not uncommon for a cat to live to seventeen years of age or older, as long as they have a well balanced diet and a happy lifestyle. Make sure to find out how to spot the common problems associated with aging in cats so you're not left in the dark.

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