Skip to main content

Latest by Paige Cerulli

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)

Our kitties give us so much. Here are a few reasons to be thankful for your cat this Thanksgiving (and every day) and ways to show him.
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.
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.
Person brushing a happy cat lying on a bed

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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Orange cat scratching his neck on a lawn

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.
Orange cat hissing aggressively

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.
Cat sitting inside of a cat carrier

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.
Orange cat scratching an itchy spot on its neck

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.
Girl kissing a chestnut horse on the cheek

Horse basics 101: What you need to know before buying a horse

Know these things about horses before you get one.
Siamese cat crouched down in a grassy area

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.
Cat sitting in an owner's lap, looking up at a laptop

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.
Tabby kitten sitting in his litter box

Cat pee is no fun, but your kitty has a good reason to mark your stuff

If your cat has marked on something you hold dear, you're not alone. There's a reason cats pee on your stuff.
Himalayan cat lying on a white blanket

What’s the difference between a Himalayan and a Persian cat? Get the facts

Learn the key differences between a Himalayan and Persian cat before you adopt.
Dog sniffing at a black cat's ear

How much does it really cost to own a cat vs. a dog? The answer may surprise you

In general, it costs more to own a dog than a cat, but how much more? Here's what cat parents can expect to pay.
Siamese cat eating wet food out of a dish

How to help your cat get healthy: Fantastic cat supplements for weight gain

Is your cat losing weight or having trouble keeping the pounds on? These supplements can help.
Person patting a relaxed cat lying on its side

If you’re wondering whether cats like belly rubs, here’s what you need to know

Some cats really like belly rubs while others do not like them at all. Here are the signs you should watch out for.
Cat drinking water out of a large metal bowl

Wondering why your cat is drinking so much water? Here’s what it could mean

Excessive thirst in cats has many potential causes. Learn what it means when your cat drinks more water than usual, and when you should be concerned.
Kitten sitting in a litter box looking up

7 telltale signs your cat may be allergic to their litter (and what you can do to help)

Yes, cats can have allergies, too. Here's how to know if your cat is allergic to their litter and what you can do to help.
Gray cat eating out of a metal food bowl

How to put a stop to your cat scratching the floor after eating (and why they do it in the first place)

Cats have an instinct to bury their food, but that doesn't mean your floor has to suffer.
Two kittens playing on a tile floor

Yes, you can set up a cat playdate (they’re actually vital for socialization)

Cat playdates are actually a thing, and your cat will benefit from you scheduling one.
White cat playing with a scratching post

If you aren’t sure how old your cat is, there are a few easy ways to find out

Knowing your cat's age enables you to provide them with the care they need. These tips can help you determine their approximate age.
Orange Maine Coon cat climbing a tree branch

8 reasons to adopt a Maine Coon as your next family pet (and 2 reasons not to)

Maine Coons have unique personalities. Read on to learn whether this special breed is right for you.
Tabby cat stares at her kibble in a bowl

Can cats eat tomatoes? 5 common foods you should avoid feeding your pet

These five foods should never be introduced to your cat.
Cat sitting inside of an open suitcase

Am I a bad pet parent if I sedate my cat for travel?

What you need to know about cat sedatives and how to sedate your cat for travel.
Cat eating out of a food dish

Tuna is like crack to your cat: Here’s how to moderate this treat

Forget catnip: tuna is like crack to your cat. Learn how to moderate this treat.
A vet listens to a Russian Blue cat with a stethoscope.

Does my indoor cat need vaccinations? Don’t forgo these important inoculations

You may be surprised to know which cat vaccinations indoor cats still need to stay healthy.
Ragdoll cat lying on a table

Why we’re totally obsessed with Ragdoll cats (and you should be, too)

Haven't heard of ragdoll cats? Here's what you need to know.
Gray cat looking up at the camera and meowing

Why is my cat yowling all night? How to put an end to this ongoing nightmare

If you have a yowling cat at night, you just long to get some sleep. But there are reasons for your cat's behavior.
Scared cat sitting on a couch hiding under a blanket

Do you have a scaredy cat? 6 effective ways to calm your kitty during a storm

Are cats scared of thunder? How to calm cats during storms.
Coyote lying down in front of a rock pile

Avoid the unthinkable: How to keep coyotes away from your beloved cat

Keep your beloved cat safe and learn how to keep coyotes at bay.
Cat outdoors wearing a blue harness attached to a leash

Want to hike with your cat? Experts have strong opinions

How to hike with your cat, and the pros and cons of taking your cat into the great outdoors.
Cat sitting in a catio enclosure

Why your cat absolutely needs a catio to live their best life

Catios for cats: why your cat needs her own catio and how to make her one.
Dog wearing a red life vest lying in a kayak

Don’t get on the water with your dog without these must-have safety items

Don't go boating with your dog until you have prepared by buying these must-have safety items.
German shepherd in a grassy field

Not all pups have what it takes to be a guide dog — does yours make the cut?

What breeds make for the best guide dogs? Does your have what it takes?
Cat lying on a beach in front of a boat

Can I go sailing with my cat? (Yes, we’re serious, and yes, you can!)

Can I go sailing with my cat? How do I keep her secure and safe?
Gray Persian cat lying down

Yes, your Persian cat is indeed a prince or princess and needs special care

If you have a Persian cat, there are aspects of persian cat care you need to know.
Siamese cat drinking out of a running tap

Cat drinking from the faucet? When you should start to worry

Learn why cats are obsessed with running water, but hate swimming in it.
Kitten sitting on an office desk

Cats at the office will become the next craze and we are here for it

Have you ever thought of taking your cat to the office?
Tiger cat sitting outdoors in a yard

Should you adopt a cat with feline AIDS? What to know about FIV

Should you adopt a cat with FIV? Here's why or why not.
Cat sitting under an umbrella in the rain

Do cats really hate the rain? How to cope with April showers

Do cats really hate the rain? Here's what to know before April showers start.
Orange and white kitten playing with a feather toy

Are you ready for a kitten? The must-read guide to kitten care before you adopt

Before you commit to a kitten, there are things to know about kitten care.
White cat eating a treat off of the floor

5 delicious organic cat treats your feline will gobble up

These five organic cat treats will pamper your cat and leave it wanting more.
Tiger cat rubbing against a person's legs

Why do cats rub themselves against you? It’s not because they love you

The reason why cats rub themselves against you isn't about affection.
Orange cat meowing straight at the camera

Can cats have nightmares like humans? Here’s what experts have to say

Here's the truth about whether cats have nightmares.