It is easier to first have a kitten use a regular litter box before graduating to a human toilet.
Being the elusive and secretive beings that they are, cats often show very subtle signs of arthritis that may go unnoticed unless the owner is looking for them.
We've all been there: It's midnight, and your cat is acting sick. Fortunately, the Internet can provide you with assistance and possibly save you from several hundred dollars in emergency vet bills.
Dressing up your cat in a cute sweater or shirt may be fun for you, but most cats dislike the feeling of something on their fur. But there are exceptions.
How do you know if your relationship with your cat has crossed over into an unhealthy obsession?
When a cat dies, others within the group do seem to mourn the loss.
There are effective ways to rid your home of lingering litter box odors -- without having to resort to using any harsh chemicals.
While you assume your home is a safe and happy place, you may have some surprising things around that are toxic, and even fatal, to your cat.
Easing a stray cat into a new environment is important for their adjustment, and yours.
You can discourage ankle-nipping and other overly aggressive kitten behavior with a few simple steps.
With minimal effort, it's relatively simple to live in harmony with your cat and enjoy scratch-free furniture.
Though cats and dogs are the most common household pets in North America, the similarities practically end there.
Cats can be notoriously picky, snubbing food left and right. But if your cat's bathroom habits are amiss, it could be suffering from dietary intolerance.
Cats were born to scratch, and they have the tools to do it with too.
Animal experts have developed a theory of cat face geometry after more than two decades of study.
You are more than a source of food, catnip and scratches behind the ear. You are your cat's health advocate.
Protein is a building block that is essential to cats at all stages of life.
If your senior cat is starting to slow down, there are extra steps you can take to ensure that it is healthy, comfortable and content.
Along with the admonitions about caffeine, lunch meat and wine, many pregnant women are told they should get rid of their cats because of health risks.
Exercise for the brain is just as beneficial as exercise for the body. Give your cat both for a long and happy life.
With time and patience even the most camera-shy cat will eventually be ready for a close-up.
Writers from mystery novelist P.D. James to science-fiction icon Ray Bradbury and numerous others have at least one thing in common: They all love cats.
Thinking about adopting a cat? Here are five reasons why you should think about bringing home a pair instead of just one furry feline.
Who says dogs have all the fun? Cats can be just as smart, fun and full of personality.
Cats can quickly become very attached to you, which may lead to separation anxiety.
To ensure that your cat lives a long and healthy life (or nine), check out these five easy steps promoting feline wellness.
It's important if you'll be traveling with your cat to ensure that he's healthy, safe and happy when coming along on any trips. Here are four steps to a stress-free trip.
As much as I'd love to spend my days cuddling and playing with my cat, necessity dictates that I must, on occasion, leave my apartment.
Cats tend to be bored most of the day, sitting around your home with easy access to food. You need to increase your pet's mental stimulation and physical exercise to help your pet lose weight.
If caring for your cat has heavily interfered with everyday aspects of your life, you may be obsessed.
Choosing the right litter for a cat to do its business in is serious business. Different brands and types can fit your kitty's different needs, and we've got the scoop on how to select your best match.