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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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.
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What you need to know about crating a cat at night

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

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

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.
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Cat food 101: Can you freeze wet cat food?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.
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10 Siamese cat health issues you need to be worried about

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

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

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.
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The best flea and tick collars for cats under $60 that actually work

The best flea and tick collars for cats under $60 that actually work

These flea and tick collars work well for cats and give you peace of mind.
Cat sitting in a lap

Lap time, nap time: Why your cat chooses to sit on you

Lap time, nap time: Why your cat chooses to sit on you

Sometimes cats just crawl on your lap and pass out. Here's what it means, and why they do it.
Cat sleeping in bed

Why do cats like to sleep on the bed with people? This common behavior explained

Why do cats like to sleep on the bed with people? This common behavior explained

If your cat likes to sleep in your bed, you're not alone. Learn a few reasons why your cat loves sleeping in your bed and the pros and cons of letting them.
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Can cats have autism? What you need to know

Can cats have autism? What you need to know

While cats can't have autism, there are some special-needs cats. We help you learn some important things about feline behavior.
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Cat begging for food? How to make it stop for good so you can eat in peace

Cat begging for food? How to make it stop for good so you can eat in peace

It can be annoying when your cat is begging for food constantly. Here's how to stop that behavior so you can eat in peace and quiet.
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How to get an angry cat into a carrier: Tips to keep you both safe

How to get an angry cat into a carrier: Tips to keep you both safe

Putting an angry cat in its carrier doesn't have to be an ordeal. These tips can help.
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How to keep stray cats out of your yard respectfully and humanely

How to keep stray cats out of your yard respectfully and humanely

By the time you finish reading this article, you will have plenty of ideas for respectfully and humanely urging unwanted cats to stay away.
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How to introduce a new litter box to your cat: Our top tips

How to introduce a new litter box to your cat: Our top tips

Convincing a cat to try something new isn’t easy - until now
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How to fit a cat harness so they won’t escape

How to fit a cat harness so they won’t escape

A harness can be a secure option for giving your cat valuable outdoor time. We offer tips to help you pick the best fit for your cat.
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These top 5 cat carrier options are versatile enough to go from car to plane

These top 5 cat carrier options are versatile enough to go from car to plane

Read this first before buying your next cat carrier for travel or just a trip to the vet.
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How to help cats inside car engines…before it’s too late

How to help cats inside car engines…before it’s too late

Have you heard of cats climbing into parked car engines then hitching a ride? This does happen. Here's how to prevent it.
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How much should a kitten weigh? Here’s what the experts have to say

How much should a kitten weigh? Here’s what the experts have to say

Here are expert guidelines on how much a kitten should weigh
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Why do cats twitch in their sleep? The real reasons behind this curious behavior

Why do cats twitch in their sleep? The real reasons behind this curious behavior

Cats are well known for twitching in their sleep. What this peculiar behavior means, why it's important, and when to be concerned.
Orange cat scratching an itchy spot on its neck

How to treat ringworm in cats: Tips to cure your feline friend safely & effectively

How to treat ringworm in cats: Tips to cure your feline friend safely & effectively

Ringworm is a highly contagious, itchy fungal infection that can affect cats, dogs, and even people. Here is how to treat it safely and effectively.
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Cat sprayed by a skunk? Stop everything and do this immediately

Cat sprayed by a skunk? Stop everything and do this immediately

Follow our step by step advice for what to do if your cat is sprayed by a skunk.
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Cats can’t stop watching Stray, but this dog is less enthused

Cats can’t stop watching Stray, but this dog is less enthused

You’ve probably seen some videos of real-life cats reacting to the Stray video game (and its realistic meows). Dogs, on the other hand? They’re not as happy.
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Tortoiseshell cat health problems to worry about, according to experts

Tortoiseshell cat health problems to worry about, according to experts

Tortoiseshell cats are gorgeous, trendy cats that many pet parents prefer. Experts explain some of the common health issues associated with torties.
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10 cute Siamese cat names you’re going to want to steal for your feline friend

10 cute Siamese cat names you’re going to want to steal for your feline friend

You've adopted your Siamese kitten. Now what to name your new feline family member.
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5 engaging YouTube channels to entertain your lonely cat

5 engaging YouTube channels to entertain your lonely cat

These YouTube channels will keep your cat occupied with some amazing videos for cats while you're out for the day.
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Why do cats hiss? 6 possible reasons behind this unsettling behavior

Why do cats hiss? 6 possible reasons behind this unsettling behavior

Cat hissing is totally normal behavior, but that doesn't mean it isn't unsettling when it happens. We list the reasons why cats do it.