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Litter trays are disgusting. Smelly and unsightly, they require you to access them every day, and can leak urine and track litter all over your floor. Luckily, there are many creative designs which allow you to hide, deal with and generally avoid the issues associated with this necessary evil.
Buying a litter tray can be a daunting task these days - there are so many different options. So how do you find the right one for your cat. Time to list the different basic types which cater to your kitty in different ways so you can find the perfect one for your cat.
Getting your cat to the vet can be an ordeal. Those buggers somehow smell what is coming and evade capture if they can. But do you both really have to stress that much for that yearly trip? Turns out, while some stress will be unavoidable, there is a lot you can do to avoid it being that much of a nightmare for the both of you.
Environmental enrichment is a buzzword online these days, yet many don't really know what to picture when they hear it. When it comes to cats - in particular indoor cats- environmental enrichment can be the key to preventing and resolving problem behaviour before it manifests - and actually seriously increase the psychological wellbeing of your furry companion.
After you've decided to adopt a kitty, it is time to get yourself and your home ready for their arrival. These few steps will help both you and your new kitty get acclimatised to the new situation as soon as possible. Following those, you should be able to hit the ground running in building a relationship with your new companion.
So now that you've bought all this cat furniture, where will you put it in your home? And, what is the ideal placement for your cat? Let's have a look at what the perfect spot for each piece is.
What will your kitty say when you bring home a stranger into their sanctuary? And how do you make sure that the two will get along and fur doesn't go flying everywhere? A proper introduction is definitely in order. Here you will find the steps to take in order to maximise your chances of a peaceful household instead of a war zone in your happy home.
There are three different types of playtime that each kitten needs to experience in order to grow into a well-balanced adult. And as a concerned owner, it is important to expose them to these experiences in the right stage of their development to avoid behavioural issues such as aggression and depression later in life.
Kids and cats can be the best of friends. The best way to get them to that point though is to help them 'talk' to each other and respect each others boundaries. Have a look at how to introduce them and solidify their friendship.
Is there such a thing as a free cat? What exactly will a cat cost you throughout its life, and what should you be ready for? Before you adopt, do the cost-benefit analysis and research you need in order to make an informed decision
How do you prepare your cat for the arrival of a new baby? What is it like for them and what do they need as this big change heads their way? Learn how you can prepare everyone involved for the joyous occasion in front of you - including yourselves.
People are often surprised to find that cats can suffer from chronic stress. After all, what is so stressful about their lives? Sleeping in the sun? Having your food served to you on a silver platter? Well...as it turns out, there is a lot more to their lives than you'd imagine and just like us, they're susceptible to the stress that life throws their way.