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Cat Parents …This One Is For You …Happy Heart Month

  In keeping with are February Heart theme.. Cat parents this one is for you. As we know, cats are very stoic and masters of hiding their ailments. Heart health is very important so here is some information including diseases, symptoms, and recommendations for your cats heart health. Feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most […]


If Your Cat Is Throwing Up, Here Are Some Possible Reasons Why …And Suggestions On How To Stop It.

  Cat Parents know that their cats will throw up at some point.  Hairballs aside this can be a problem if it is happening often. Below are some excerpts and the link to a great article written by Dr Karen Becker, along with a point to use to help alleviate this problem. It’s important to […]


Thyroid Issues And The Environment.. Or What Is In Your Couch And Carpeting?

Hyperthyroidism is the most common endocrine disorder of house cats, with over 10 percent of kitties over the age of 10 diagnosed with the disease. Since hyperthyroidism was discovered over thirty years ago (1979), the sudden appearance and rapid increase in cases in both humans and cats has generated several studies in a search for […]


Some Good Tips For 4th of July

Ok so 4th of July…. barbecues, picnics, family, friends and fireworks… Which is all lots of fun but your pets may not think so. It is really important to keep them calm, safe and indoors. If you have a pet that is sensitive to loud noises and thinks the sky is falling or worse here […]


Cats Are Stoic… So If They Let You Know Something Is Wrong It Probably Means A Trip To The Vet

Cats for the most part are not forthcoming when they don’t feel well. They will give you clues… some more subtle than others, so it is really  important to pay attention to any changes in their behavior.  Something as innocuous  as a change in sleeping patterns to litter box habits. I recently went to a […]