Pets & Animal: How to Train a Kitten to Stop Biting

How to Train a Kitten to Stop Biting

Raised correctly, a playful young kitten grows into an affectionate and loyal adult cat. If you do not curb problem behavior while it is young, though, it will only get worse with age. It may seem cute when a small kitten nips at your fingers while playing, but failure to stop the cat only teaches t

Pets & Animal: Maine Coon Cat Health Problems

Maine Coon Cat Health Problems

Maine coons are the friendly, gentle giants of the cat family. According to PetMedsOnline, the Maine coon can grow to sizes anywhere from eight to 22 lbs. and they come in a range of colors. They have a long, soft, thick fur coat, and they typically have tufts of fur that come off the tips of their

Pets & Animal: Cats' Special Spots Picture Gallery: Salem's Shiny Black Coat

Cats' Special Spots Picture Gallery: Salem's Shiny Black Coat

While we love our cats from head to toe to tail tip, most of us have a favorite spot on our cat that is so endearing we want to kiss it every time we see it. Join with us in oooohing and awwwwing over these photos of our cats' special spots.

Pets & Animal: Flea Removal - Practise Safe Flea Extermination For Young Cats

Flea Removal - Practise Safe Flea Extermination For Young Cats

Young little cats or kittens are vulnerable to fleas as they can cause major illnesses that could eventually become fatal. Anemia and tapeworms are just two of the more common ailments that can develop from infestation. You need to make additional effort to ensure complete flea removal and the sugge

Pets & Animal: Bon A-Paw Tete

Bon A-Paw Tete

Guide review of Bon A-Paw Tete Gourmet Food for Cats.

Pets & Animal: Normal Domestic Cat Behavior

Normal Domestic Cat Behavior

Every cat has a different temperament. Just like humans, cats can be laid back or high strung, sweet or stodgy. But there are certain behaviors typical of a domestic cat. No matter if a cat is easily irritated or has unending patience, the display of anger or aggression will be the same. Familiarizi

Pets & Animal: How to Convert From Vetsulin to NPH

How to Convert From Vetsulin to NPH

Insulin is usually needed for treatment of diabetes mellitus, a disorder in regulation of blood sugar. Vetsulin is an Merck & Company, Inc. insulin product for dogs and cats. In March 2010, Merck received a Food and Drug Administration warning regarding Vetsulin, citing inadequate product stability.

Pets & Animal: Motels who accept 6 Cats? Really!

Motels who accept 6 Cats? Really!

Traveling 2600 miles across the U.S. with six cats in the back of a van isn't exactly a breeze. However, it's doable with careful planning, an experienced driver, and the gutsieness to put your plan in motion. Learn how we accomplished this feat.

Pets & Animal: Cats Can Have Diabetes Too

Cats Can Have Diabetes Too

Knowledge about feline diabetes is important in order to take special care of your cat. Diabetes is a serious complaint which touches millions of humans, but your cat can also be affected by it. Cat care and diabetes control go hand in hand to ensure your cat can live an otherwise normal life.

Pets & Animal: Cutest Cat Contest Picture Gallery: Ally

Cutest Cat Contest Picture Gallery: Ally

Cutest Cat Contestant Ally. Is your cat the cutest cat in the world? About.com is pleased to announce the Cutest Cat Picture Contest. Please read the rules carefully, then submit your Cutest Cat photo by following these Guidelines.

Pets & Animal: Cutest Cat Contest Picture Gallery: Scooter

Cutest Cat Contest Picture Gallery: Scooter

Is your cat the cutest cat in the world? About.com is pleased to announce the Cutest Cat Picture Contest. Please read the rules carefully, then submit your Cutest Cat photo by following these Guidelines.

Pets & Animal: What Is Wrong With a Cat That Is Throwing Up Daily?

What Is Wrong With a Cat That Is Throwing Up Daily?

Occasional vomiting, however messy, is a natural reaction in ridding the body of inedible items or poisons. Daily vomiting, however, can be a symptom of underlying medical conditions or illness in your cat.

Pets & Animal: Ideas for an Outdoor Kitty Shelter

Ideas for an Outdoor Kitty Shelter

Whether you allow your family pet to venture outside or you're concerned about the feral, stray and abandoned kitties that frequent your neighborhood, you probably know that all cats outdoors need a safe haven. It doesn't have to be fancy, but some features are necessary. Any outdoor...

Pets & Animal: Why Is My Cat Throwing Up Foam?

Why Is My Cat Throwing Up Foam?

Vomiting in cats may be a sign of a very serious health problem. It's important to consult your veterinarian if your cat is constantly vomiting. Cats may vomit a foamy substance for several reasons.

Pets & Animal: Cat Behavior: Is it Normal... or is it Diabolical?

Cat Behavior: Is it Normal... or is it Diabolical?

People tend to build logical systems of order and predictability into their homes which in turn brings them a measure of peace and comfort. When a cat is introduced into the home, that system is challenged by the natural instincts of cats. How a person reacts to normal cat behavior tells us more abo

Pets & Animal: Burmese Cats - American and European Breeds

Burmese Cats - American and European Breeds

Burmese cats are compact and muscular, with medium length legs and tail, and a short, fine, glossy coat. The American breed has a more rounded shape, while the European breed is more angular. The original Burmese temple cats came from Siam.

Pets & Animal: How to Determine a Cat's Age in Human Years

How to Determine a Cat's Age in Human Years

For years the general rule of thumb to equate a cat's age to her human pet was seven human years for each cat year. However, more is known about how cats grow and develop so that old wives tale has been dismissed. In reality, a cat grows in leaps and bounds her first year, slowing down considerably

Pets & Animal: Are You Having a Hard Time Training Your Cat?

Are You Having a Hard Time Training Your Cat?

This article points out how important it is to play with your cat while in the process of training your cat. It highlights the circus act of one Mr. Dominique LeFort, a Key West, Fl. entertainer who has gained a national reputation for his ability to train normal household cats to become outstanding

Pets & Animal: 2009 White Cats Picture Gallery: Olivia

2009 White Cats Picture Gallery: Olivia

I am pleased to present a new white cats picture gallery for 2009. February is the last big push of winter, and represents the glistening snow that blankets the budding crocuses beneath. You won't feel cold at all, though, with a white February cat to warm your heart and your lap. Our February