Cats

Cats and Essential Oils

Our beloved feline companions are very different from most of the other animals under our care. In particular they metabolize …

Celebrate National Hug Your Cat Day the Right Way

From the ancient Egyptians to present-day cat lovers, cats are mysterious creatures that have always been symbols of grace and …

The Function of Cat Whiskers

DOMESTIC cats are mostly nocturnal. Whiskers apparently help them to identify nearby objects and catch prey, particularly after dusk. Consider: …

Lockdown: Caracal spotted strolling the streets of Simon’s Town

Locals were given a once-in-a-lifetime experience after spotting the elusive caracal as it walked through the Murdock Valley. Image via …

Declawing Cats – Not Exactly a Manicure

This week I wanted to share information about declawing our feline friends. Too many folks think this procedure – called …

Can I transmit Covid-19 to my cat?

Here is what we know so far:  The COVID-19 pandemic presents us all with unprecedented challenges; and local, regional, and …

Whiskas – let’s raise a paw to our furry friends

From bouts of cabin fever and social isolation to financial concerns, work stress and relationship struggles, we can all agree …

These Rescue Animals Are Perfectly Imperfect (10 Pics)

Mandy Freeman and Aelita Senvaitytė   Chuck came into my life in 2015. From the moment I met him, I knew he …

COVID-19 & Your Pet – What You Need to Know!

If you’ve remotely paid attention to the news recently, you’ve undoubtedly heard or read about COVID-19, a novel coronavirus infection. …