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How long do kittens sleep? How to encourage yours to sleep through the night

Is there anything cuter than a kitten sleeping? Kitties are incredibly active, but you can train them to sleep through the night. Here's how.
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Does your cat have ear mites? How to tell (and what you can do about it)

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Why is my cat shedding so much? 3 surprising things that could be causing it

A fluffy gray cat perches in a windowsill surrounded by autumnal decor

These are the Thanksgiving foods your cat can eat safely

Cat lying on its back and looking upside-down

Cat sleeping on back? The position may look funny, but it’s actually good news for cat parents

Kitten lying on a piece of furniture, looking up

8 amazing reasons to be thankful for your cat this Thanksgiving (and every one to follow)

A gray munchkin cat kitten stands on top of a white dressing table

Everything you need to know about munchkin cats: Some facts may surprise you

Cat leaning on a metal gate

Protect your kitty and home: Top tips for choosing the best cat gate for your feline friend

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Is incense bad for cats? 4 important things to consider before using it in your home

A black and white cat sprawls out beside a blue litter box with a pile of litter on the floor

Why your cat is peeing everywhere (and what to do about it)

Side view of a cat sticking out its tongue

Why do cats stick out their tongues? Here are several surprising (and mostly harmless) reasons

Two people holding a tiny gray and white kitten whose eyes haven't opened yet

When do kittens open their eyes? This is what happens if they do it too early

Orange and white cat looking up and chirping

Wondering why cats chirp? Fascinating reasons why your cat chirps at birds (and you)

As with many cat behaviors, we're still trying to understand precisely why cats chirp. Learn the fascinating reasons behind this curious behavior.
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How you can communicate with your cat by blinking slowly

Why do cats blink slowly? There's a good reason why — and a good reason why you should blink at them.
Tiger cat outdoors hissing

Is your cat hissing and growling a lot? These 5 tips will work wonders on your feline friend

Cat hissing and growling are stressful for you and your pet. Here are top tips on how to help your cat, including when to call a vet.
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Ranked: These pet apps actually work (and pet parents love them)

The team at RentCafe combed through Android and iOS apps to find the best of the best pet apps. Here's the list.
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What you need to know about your cat’s swollen lip – what caused it and how to help it heal

You may have noticed a swelling on your cat's upper or lower lip. Here's what you need to know about this common occurrence.
Striped orange cat meowing

Why do cats meow excessively? 6 possible causes – and solutions that can help you both

Talkative cats are cute, but excessive meowing can be annoying. Here are some possible causes and solutions that can help both of you.
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Video: Squirrel’s amusing hijinks annoy this persistent indoor cat

This video of a brazen squirrel practically daring an indoor cat to catch them is the funniest thing we've seen all week.
Angry cat with dilated pupils hissing

Watch out for these telltale signs of rabies in cats: What every pet parent needs to know

Rabies is zoonotic, meaning it's transmissible to humans. It's essential to know how it spreads and its symptoms, especially when you have pets.
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How long do cats live? The answer may actually depend on their human parent

How long do cats live? The answer to this question depends on multiple factors, including care from you, their human. Here's what to know.
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Video: Cat discovers the office water cooler, hilarity ensues

Do you wish you could take your cat to work with you? After this video about a cat drinking water, you’re really going to wish your office was pet-friendly.
Cat with empty bowl looking up

Loss of weight in cats can be a symptom of many things – Here’s what you need to know and when to call the vet

Loss of weight in cats is a serious issue. Here's why you need to contact your veterinarian as soon as possible.
Cat near its litter box

Is there blood in your cat’s stool? Don’t panic – here’s what it means and what to do

If your cat has bloody stools, don't panic -- you might just have to wait it out. Reach for this guide before calling the vet.
Cat climbing through Halloween décor and candy

Spooks can stress out even the friendliest feline: 5 tips for an anxiety-free cat on Halloween

Halloween can scare even the calmest cats. These tips can help if your cat gets frightened by trick-or-treaters.
A kitten sitting in a cauldron wearing a witch costume

The 5 best Halloween costumes for cats you can get online (and how to pick the best one)

Your feline friend will be ready for trick-or-treating and fun fall photoshoots with these adorable cat Halloween costumes.
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These dog and cat breeds have the most expensive vet bills

While there are ways to mitigate veterinary and other costs associated with pet ownership, did you know that vet bills are higher for certain breeds?
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How to reduce cat hair shedding: Nutrition, grooming, cleaning, and more

Want to limit the amount of cat hair on your couch? Try these strategies for a happy cat and an even happier home.
Young kitten playing with the tip of a cat's tail

Why do cats chase their tails? The reasons may surprise you

Cats chase their tails for many reasons. Understanding this behavior is important so you can intervene when necessary.
White cat with blue eyes on a couch

When do kittens’ eyes change colors? The answer is pretty cool – Here’s what to know

Kittens' eyes don't stay blue for long. When do kittens' eyes change colors? Everything you need to know about whether a cat's eyes can change color.
Tiger cat lying toward the front of a kennel

What you need to know about crating a cat at night

There are many reasons a cat may need to be crated at night. If you need to crate your cat, read this handy guide first.
Two white kittens looking curious

Why does my cat stare at me for no reason? Good question – we dug up some answers for you

Why does my cat stare at me? There's usually a reason — or perhaps reasons. Here's what to know and when to be concerned.
Man holding a Siamese cat

Anemia in cats can be dangerous, but it’s treatable – here’s what you need to know

Anemia in cats occurs when the number of red blood cells falls below normal levels. Our guide lists causes and solutions for increasing red blood cells.
A Himalayan cat eating a treat outdoors surrounded by fallen leaves

How long can cats go without food or water? It’s less time than you think

How long can cats go without food or water? It’s less time than you think

Here's what you need to know about how long cats can go without water and food. And it may be surprising.
Two Pembroke Welsh corgis chew on a pumpkin on an autumn picnic

8 autumn Instagram pet photographs that will get you excited for the gorgeous season ahead

Autumn has arrived on Instagram. These Instagram cats and dogs could inspire a fall photoshoot of your own.
Cat sitting in front of refrigerator

Cat food 101: Can you freeze wet cat food?

If your cat prefers wet food, storing it in the freezer creates less waste and makes mealtimes easy, too. Here's what you need to know.
Cat sleeping on a rug in the sun

Do cats sweat? How to tell if your cat is overheated

It's dangerous for cats to get overheated. These are the signs to look out for.
Gray cat curled up under a fluffy blanket

6 common reasons your cat sleeps under the covers and how to prevent it

Sometimes, cats just love sleeping under the covers. Here are some common reasons why and what you can do about it.
Striped cat sitting on a bed in the bedroom

Why is my cat peeing on my bed? The real truth (and how to stop this gross habit)

Your cat peeing on your bed is one of the most irritating things possible. We discuss your cat’s peeing problem, the causes, and the solutions.
Cat licking lips over food bowl

How often should I feed my cat? Here’s what to know about cat feeding schedules

Feeding schedules impact your cat's digestion, energy, and happiness. Here's how often you should feed your cat.
Gray cat lying underneath a pink blanket

Does your cat have a fever? There’s an easy way to tell

Here's how to find out whether your cat has a fever.
Cat sitting in front of a Litter Robot litter box

A dirty litter box is dangerous for you and your cat: Why want to keep it clean

Though cleaning the litter box can be a pain, it's important to keep you and your cat safe. Why dirty litter boxes can be dangerous.
Cat in carrier in a car

Best cat car seats: 7 great options to keep your feline friend safe and comfy during drives

Many cats don't like car rides, but they're not always avoidable. Keep your feline friend calm and safe with our top picks for cat car seats that travel well.
Orange and white cat stretching its paw and showing its claws

Is it bad to declaw a cat? This is what the experts have to say

When your cat scratches everything in sight, it can be very upsetting. The experts explain what you need to know about declawing cats.
A bowl of raw chicken plus supplements to feed to a pet

Can cats eat raw chicken? Yes, but there are huge health risks you need to know about

Is a raw diet right for your cat? Here's what you need to know about how to safely feed your cats raw chicken.
A striped mama cat with her two kittens

How many kittens can a cat have in a single litter? You might be surprised

Here's info on how many kittens a cat can have in one single litter. You might be surprised.

The best liquid cat food brands your older cat is sure to love

As cats get older, their dietary needs change. These liquid cat food brands are sure to be a hit with cats of all ages.
Siamese cat sitting on a table on a porch

10 Siamese cat health issues you need to be worried about

Here are some common health issues for Siamese cats to be aware of for pet owners.
Cat looking up from bowl

How to store dry cat food and keep it fresh: Here’s what you need to know

It's important to store your cat’s kibble in a way that will keep it fresh for weeks to come. We provide a list of sensible solutions.
A tabby kitten standing in a bowl of kibble

When can kittens eat dry food? The lowdown on what you should feed them

Here's everything you need to know about feeding your new kitten.