Houseplants vs. your cat
Houseplants vs. your cat

Before adding a touch of nature to your home with houseplants, it's important to know what types of plants may be harmful to your cat and which are safe. In fact, some plants are extremely poisonous to cats, and others can cause them to become very ill.

How to toilet train a kitten
How to toilet train a kitten

It is easier to first have a kitten use a regular litter box before graduating to a human toilet.

Caring for your arthritic cat
Caring for your arthritic cat

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.

Emergency medical cat care at your fingertips
Emergency medical cat care at your fingertips

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.

Should you clothe your cat?
Should you clothe your cat?

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.

Lower your stress… with a cat?
Lower your stress… with a cat?

I've heard that cats can reduce the stress levels of their owners. Is this true?

Are you obsessed with your cat?
Are you obsessed with your cat?

How do you know if your relationship with your cat has crossed over into an unhealthy obsession?

Handling the death of a cat in a multi-cat home
Handling the death of a cat in a multi-cat home

When a cat dies, others within the group do seem to mourn the loss.

Natural ways to eliminate litter box odor
Natural ways to eliminate litter box odor

There are effective ways to rid your home of lingering litter box odors -- without having to resort to using any harsh chemicals.

Hidden household cat poisons
Hidden household cat poisons

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.

How to make a stray cat comfortable in your home
How to make a stray cat comfortable in your home

Easing a stray cat into a new environment is important for their adjustment, and yours.

Train your aggressive, biting kitten
Train your aggressive, biting kitten

You can discourage ankle-nipping and other overly aggressive kitten behavior with a few simple steps.

Does cat behavior change with the seasons?
Does cat behavior change with the seasons?

All mammals are affected by changes in the environment.

Don't declaw your cat: furniture-saving tips and tricks
Don't declaw your cat: furniture-saving tips and tricks

With minimal effort, it's relatively simple to live in harmony with your cat and enjoy scratch-free furniture.

Does food taste different to cats and dogs?
Does food taste different to cats and dogs?

Though cats and dogs are the most common household pets in North America, the similarities practically end there.

Caring for cats with sensitive stomachs
Caring for cats with sensitive stomachs

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.

How to stop and prevent cat scratching
How to stop and prevent cat scratching

Cats were born to scratch, and they have the tools to do it with too.

Can you tell a cat's personality by the shape of its face?
Can you tell a cat's personality by the shape of its face?

Animal experts have developed a theory of cat face geometry after more than two decades of study.

How to prevent 5 common cat illnesses
How to prevent 5 common cat illnesses

You are more than a source of food, catnip and scratches behind the ear. You are your cat's health advocate.

Is your cat getting enough protein?
Is your cat getting enough protein?

Protein is a building block that is essential to cats at all stages of life.

Rabies on the rise
Rabies on the rise

Cats are the domestic animal most commonly diagnosed with rabies in the U.S.

5 ways to improve life for your senior cat
5 ways to improve life for your senior cat

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.

Cat love and friendship
Cat love and friendship

Do cats experience love? One expert weighs in.

Pregnancy and cats
Pregnancy and cats

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.

Brain exercises for your cat
Brain exercises for your cat

Exercise for the brain is just as beneficial as exercise for the body. Give your cat both for a long and happy life.

How to take great photos of your cat
How to take great photos of your cat

With time and patience even the most camera-shy cat will eventually be ready for a close-up.

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