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5 Cat Items to Toss Right Now

We all want to do the best we can by our kitties. But did you know some of the cat accessories you currently own might be better off in the trash? 1. Scratched-up litter boxes Most litter boxes are made … Continue reading

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What Your Cat Isn’t Telling You: Top 10 Signs of Sickness

Margie Scherk, DVM, DABVP catsINK Vancouver, Canada If you see any of these signs in your cat, it’s time to call us. Even subtle changes can be really important. Problem 1: That’s not where he should be “going”! When cats … Continue reading

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Myth: It is normal for a cat to vomit

Vomiting in cats is NOT normal. It is a sign that there may be a problem, such as: Poor or low quality diet or treats Allergy to an ingredient in their food Eating too fast or on a strict schedule … Continue reading

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October 16th is National Feral Cat Day®

About National Feral Cat Day® Alley Cat Allies launched National Feral Cat Day® on our 10th anniversary in 2001 to raise awareness about feral cats, promote Trap-Neuter-Return, and recognize the millions of compassionate Americans who care for them. National Feral … Continue reading

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Is Your Cat Getting The Proper Nutrition?

We all know the saying, “you are what you eat”, but do you realize that counts for your cats too?  Feeding your cat a healthy balanced diet can be one of the most important things you can do to improve … Continue reading

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6 Most Common Cat Health Problems

Cats are good at self-maintenance. But even your fastidious feline can’t prevent some of these more common cat diseases and health issues. 1. Vomiting Vomiting is a very common problem with cats. Causes range from eating something poisonous or inedible (like … Continue reading

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5 Easy & Simple Steps to Better Health for Your Cat

A regular exam every 6 months – Your doctor can explain the benefits to you today. Regular lab testing – This is to check for common diseases like hyperthyroidism, diabetes, and kidney disease. A quality cat food – Food should … Continue reading

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