Food Puzzles: Really worth a try
reprinted from Https://tuftscatnip.com It may seem like a pain to feed your cat from anything other than his bowl, but food puzzles can really play to his instincts. Having to chase a ball with holes in it to retrieve his food or manipulate a gadget to get hold of his kibble can really help a […]
The Beauty of Bonded Cats
The concept of bonded cats means that the two cats have a special relationship and should remain together, for their physical and emotional well-being. The bond formed between the two cats is significant. Take Gigi and Gamble, for example, sisters who have a clear bond. They have become dependent upon each other, and to ensure their happiness […]
What is Feline Cerebellar Hypoplasia (CH)?
What causes cerebellar hypoplasia? CH is commonly caused by a mother cat passing the feline panleukopenia virus to one or more of her unborn kittens in a litter. The virus can attack the cerebellum of the brain, hindering the unborn kitten’s brain development and causing cerebellar hypoplasia. What are the symptoms of cerebellar hypoplasia? CH […]
The ins and outs of grooming your cat
Cats are very hygienic animals and can actually groom themselves naturally however, there are things that you can do to help them stay clean. Not to mention it’s always fun pampering your pets! Getting Comfortable Grooming your pets is not always the most relaxed pastime for either of you. Often times your cat may not […]
Saving Pets Challenge
The top 5 rescues receiving donations this month will get grants ranging from $5000-$50,000 as part of #savingpetschallenge – we are in the running right now! Every little bit helps us get to the grant level so please donate by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3e3Qb3J We rescue pets to rescue people!
5 Pillars of a Healthy Feline Environment
Pillar 1. A safe place. Your cat needs a private and secure area, often in a raised location. This gives the cat a sense of enclosure, seclusion and a sense of protection. Cat’s love their safe spaces and are likely to have more than one throughout your home. Remember, they would prefer to avoid perceived threats […]
Why does your cat lick you?
If you have a cat, you may occasionally be startled by the unfamiliar feel their scratchy tongue on you in the middle of a cuddle session or while you are simply sitting at your desk. Cats will sometimes lick you but why? It is actually quite normal for your cat to lick you and the […]
Careful: Some plants are poisonous for your pet
According to the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, they received more than 9,000 calls in 2020 regarding animals ingesting plants, making it the 5th most common toxin for pets. And since animals can also get sick eating things they find outside, be aware of what is living in your backyard and be vigilant on walks. […]
Animal rescue offers lifeline after storms
This first appeared in the Bedford Record-Review. The two tornados that ripped through Bowling Green, Kentucky, in the middle of the night and early morning hours of Saturday, Dec. 11, not only caused historic destruction to the city and its residents,but also displaced and injured thousands of animals. Since that weekend, Juli Cialone, founder and […]
Cuddly campaign for baby Ridley
donate here: https://bit.ly/3Hk0gTP Baby Ridley should be spending her time in foster care playing and basking in the love, instead, it’s been a time of constant pain as she copes with the agony of having to go to the bathroom, a process she has no control over. From the start of her life, she has […]