Cat Neatness Freaks: How & Why Cats Groom

We cherish the cat’s fastidious nature. But neatnik behavior goes beyond looking good. Did you know in this hot weather, cats also groom to stay cool and prevent heatstroke?  How and why cats groom impacts physical, emotional and social health. … Continue reading

Cat Litter Box Problems? 8 Reasons Cats Snub the Box & What To Do

The number one reason cats lose their homes and end up in animal shelters is litter box problems. That’s also the top reason an adopted kitten or cat gets returned. How sad! People want cats to stop peeing on the … Continue reading

Do Cats Suffer Separation Anxiety? Signs & Tips to Relieve the Angst

When school restarts, your cats (and your dogs) may suffer from separation anxiety. The signs of distress are very different, though. I encourage you to read on to learn about tips for helping your furry family members adjust. More recently, … Continue reading

Easter Candy Caution for Pets

Easter candy fills the aisles at grocery stores these days. There are plenty of toys, too, including stuffed bunnies–a far better gift than real live rabbits that need special care. Here’s my yearly caution about Easter candy and other goodies … Continue reading