How to live with cats

How much do cats sleep ? Facts about cat’s sleep !

Cats are known as an animal that sleep a lot. It is said cats sleep about 15 hours on average. And then, when they are awake, they eat, play and lick their body . . . Isn’t their life great !? In this post, I’ll tell you about cat’s sleep ! The cat sleeps more than twice as human ! The average of the cat’s sleep is as follows : Adult cats : 14 hours ( 58 % of a day ) Kittens : 19 hours ( 79 % of a day ) Wow! They sleep a lot ! Kittens are awake only 20 % of a whole day !…

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How to choose the right veterinary clinic for your cat ?

Finding a good veterinarian is very important for your cat to get proper care and have a healthy and happy long life. When you search online, you can find many veterinary clinics easily nowadays. But it’s not so easy for you to choose the right veterinary clinic. In this post, I’ll tell you some of the points that you should consider when you choose a veterinary clinic ! Find a veterinary clinic close from your home ! If you have a cat, taking your cat to a vet is necessary and it can’t be only once. It’s better for you to find a vet in your neighborhood especially in the…

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Shedding in cats. How to deal with hairballs in cats !

Cats groom themselves regularly. When they lick their hair, they swallow loose and dead hair that can cause a hairball. Usually the hair they swallow goes out from the body naturally, but sometimes it stays inside of the body, and cause serious problem. It’s important for a cat owner to help the grooming, so you can reduce the chances for them to have hairball problem. In this post, I’ll tell you some hints on how to deal with hairballs in cats. 4 home remedies for your cat’s hairballs 1. Use cat snacks There are various cat snacks for hairball remedies. You can use these snacks to prevent hairballs. It’s easy…

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Loss of appetite in cats ! How to stimulate cat’s appetite !

It is said cats are picky about food. However when your cat loses his / her appetite or stop eating, you’re worried about him / her for sure. Why don’t they eat? What should I do ? . . . In this post, I’ll give you some of the tips how to encourage their appetite ! Why do Cats lose appetite ? Cats can catch a cold as well as us and one of the common symptoms of cold is stuffy nose. Normally, cats sniff their meals before eating it. Cats sniff the food to judge if it’s ok to eat. If their nose is stuffed up, it makes difficult…

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Do cats feel stress ? Can stress make cats sick ?

Probably most of cat owners keep their cats indoors all the time these days. It’s safe and reduces chance to get into dangerous situations such as cat fights and car accidents. However, indoor cats tend to lack exercise and mental stimulation which might give them some stress. Stress can be the cause of illness for cats as well as us. In this post, I’ll tell you two of illnesses that cats develop because of stress ! Feline Idiopathic Cystitis Feline idiopathic cystitis ( FIC ) is an inflammation of the bladder that causes lower urinary tract disease. Feline idiopathic cystitis is a little different to regular cystitis. Because FIC is…

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4 Common Diseases of Senior Cats !

When cats get older, their strength is slowly declining and you can see various signs of aging as well as us. It’s not a surprise, just natural stage of life. Generally, cats over 7 years of age are considered as seniors. In this post, I’ll tell you about 4 common diseases of senior cats ! 4 common diseases of senior cats Kidney disease Kidney does many things to keep cats healthy, but it begins to fail with age. If your cat has chronic kidney failure, you can see various symptoms as follows. increased thirst frequent urinating dark color urine dilated pupils Unfortunately, there is no cure for chronic kidney disease. If…

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How do you give a cat a pill ?

When you live with a cat, you definitely have some chances to give a pill to your cat such as antibiotics tablets and deworming tablets. However, to give a pill is not that easy. There are some cats to take pills with no problem if you mix with their food, but unfortunately most of cats refuse and spit pills out because of the taste. In this post, I’ll tell you a tip how to give a cat a pill ! Nobody likes the taste of pills ! Have you ever wonder why pills taste so bad . . . it seems like same as cats. Some pills are small and you…

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Is your cat annoying you at night ? . . .Why do cats meow at night ?

Cats are originally nocturnal animals which means they are the most active at night. If you have a cat, you may be woken up in the middle of the night by your cat meowing or because your cat ran all over the house. They can be noisy and active in night time, especially when they don’t get enough exercise in daytime. In this post, I’ll tell you why cats meow at night and how to prevent it ! Are you bothering about your cat meowing at night ? After a busy day, you are finally ready to go to bed . . . zzz. . . you’re in a dream,…

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Why does my cat pee on my bed ? . . . Reasons and how to deal with and stop it !

Sleeping with your kitty cat in your bed is a special time for cat owners ! However, you may have an experience that you woke up because of wet sheet . . . When cats pee anywhere other than in their litterbox, there are various reasons. In this post, I’ll tell you some of the reasons why cats pee on a bed, how to deal with it, and solutions to prevent peeing on your bed. Reasons why they pee on your bed Some items they like to pee on ! The comfortable duvet Especially the soft and fluffy comfortable one plus silky smooth sheets ! The clean laundry on a bed…

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Understanding your feline friend : things you should know before bringing cats home !

Living with cats ! Generally speaking, it is often said living with a cat is less things to do than living with a dog. Even though so, when you bring a new cat home, be prepared is necessary as the owner. However, cat can live around 15 years, and it’s not perfect situation all the time. They may get sick or hurt themselves. . . Here’s some tips about living with cats that you should know and may help for you to understand them. Vaccinations for cats There are different types of vaccines. Vaccinating your cat is very important to keep them healthy and give a long life. There are different…