HEALTH & PROTECTION

Discover the best ways to keep cats healthy and protected with trusted information and easy to understand tips.

HEALTH & PROTECTION

Why flea prevention matters inside and out?

Fleas are a common and dangerous risk to pets and can be a threat any day of the year. You may already know that fleas thrive in one of your pet’s favourite and most frequented playgrounds – your backyard. Fleas like moisture, shade, soil and grass. However, even if your pets spend most of the…

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Hyperthyroidism and Your Cat

When you have a kitty, you may not hear anything about feline hyperthyroidism at wellness-visit check-ups, until your feline friend reaches middle age or older. That’s because feline hyperthyroidism is the number one endocrine disorder in older cats.  In fact, hyperthyroidism is so common in older cats that many wellness guidelines recommend screening for this…

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Gastrointestinal Problems in Cats

No one wants to see their beloved feline friend in any kind of pain. But like us, cats can suffer from occasional digestive discomfort, which is just as unpleasant for them as it is for us. It’s important for us, as their caretakers, to be able to recognize when we should be concerned, because sometimes…

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Cold & Flu in Cats

Known medically as Bordetella bronchiseptica No one likes to see their beloved feline companion feeling under the weather. If your cat is coughing or seems congested, he or she may have contracted Bordetella bronchiseptica (Bb). This is one of the disease-causing germs which can be involved in cases of feline upper respiratory tract disease (FURTD).…

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Your Cat Really Does Need Exercise

Humans aren’t the only ones who need to exercise to stay healthy. It’s just as important to the overall health of our beloved cats that they get a generous dose of exercise every day. Regular movement keeps your cat’s weight down and helps him or her work off extra energy. Playtime is also crucial to…

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What’s Causing Your Cat to Cough?

If you notice your beloved cat coughing, it might be somewhat alarming.

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