Monthly Archives: May 2017

How Should We Feed Our Cats?

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How Should We Feed Our Cats? What quantity and how often we should feed a cat depends on many factors. Cat’s age and health condition are necessary to consider when we are considering how often to feed a cat. For example, kittens’ nutritional needs are far greater than the need of an adult cat. For that reason, we may decide to feed a kitten by serving 6 to 7 meals a day or let the food available all the time. […]

What Is the Best Food for Diabetic Cat?

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What Is the Best Food for Diabetic Cat? Many cat owners feed their diabetic cats with special food formula made for diabetic cats. There are two types of food designed exclusively for diabetic cats – wet and dry form. According to some feline experts, a wet form is the most suitable food form for diabetic cats. But, they do not recommend feeding diabetic cats with dry food, even though it is specially tailored for them. Namely, dry food has a […]

Why Tuna May Not Be Safe for Cats?

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Why Tuna May Not Be Safe for Cats? Even though tuna is a great source of proteins and omega-3 amino acids, it may not be safe for cats. One of the reasons for that is poly-unsaturated fatty acids found in tuna. These fatty acids disturb vitamin E production and can lead to vitamin E deficiency. Moreover, lack of vitamin E causes a so-called yellow cat disease that builds up fatty tissues and gives rise to inflammation processes in a cat’s […]

Surprising Ways Pets Can Boost Our Health

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Surprising Ways Pets Can Boost Our Health Many pet owners claim they feel better when they come back home and cuddle their pets. But, how many of us know how pets can boost our health? There are numerous studies that prove beneficial effects of having pets – dogs or cats – on our mental health. According to researchers, they help us release stress and anxiety. With their non-judgmental attitude and unconditional acceptance, we feel good. Moreover, studies show that their […]

What to Do If Stray Cat Appears on a Doorstep?

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What to Do If Stray Cat Appears on a Doorstep? Many of us have experienced this situation at least once in our lives. A stray cat somehow appears in our neighborhood or our doorstep, looking for food and shelter. But, what should we do? Should we feed her? Or, if we feed her, are we automatically responsible for the cat? According to many cat owners, many cats are missing because someone in a neighborhood feeds them. Frequently, we heard the […]