Feeding Cats What is the Best Nutrition for Your Cat

Feeding Cats What is the Best Nutrition for Your Cat

Feeding cats -what should you be feeding your cat? What should you be feeding Cats? before you decide on your cats diet you  need to consider what cats will need in the wild to determine the best food sources for them. In the wild, cats will eat mice and birds, and drink water. Obviously this is a diet high in protein and it is essential that your cat gets sufficient protein to maintain a good healthy diet. What many people don't realise … [Read more...]

Why Cats Scratch

Why Cats Scratch

Even cats that roam freely outside look for something when indoors that they can scratch. There are several reasons why a cat needs to scratch; They will scratch to sharpen their claws. They will show their superiority over weaker cats. They will be exercising the extension and retraction of their claws. They will be marking their territory. They might even be getting rid of anger or frustration. You can see there are many reasons why … [Read more...]

Cat grass….what’s that for?

Cat grass….what’s that for?

Cat Grass Helps Cats Get Rid Of Those Hair Balls You should consider having some cat grass available for your cat to eat as they need to swallow it at times to help regurgitate hair that they have ingested while grooming themselves. You can get this cat grass from pet stores and grow it in a specific area of your property where you know that it will be free from poisons and chemicals. If the cat gets into the habit of using this grass rather … [Read more...]

Boarding your cat when you go away on holidays

Boarding your cat when you go away on holidays

Boarding Your Cat - Things To Consider There will be times when you might need to consider putting your cat in a cattery. If you are going on an overseas holiday or even a local holiday for a period of time and you are unable to find somebody to care for your cat at your own home, then the safest solution would be to take your cat to a cat boarding home. If you know that this is something that will be required in the future then you should take … [Read more...]

Care for an Aging Cat & Cat Behaviour Problems

Care for an Aging Cat & Cat Behaviour Problems

Looking after the old friend..your Aging Cat! Aging cats are going to take a little more maintenance as they get older and visits to the vet should become more regular to ensure that any problems are dealt with before they become a bigger worry. Older cats will need a little more comfort as they are not as limber as they once were and giving them a nice soft surface to sleep on, away from drafts and in the warmth, will ensure that they remain in … [Read more...]