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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 […]

What to Consider When Adopting a Senior Cat?

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What to Consider When Adopting a Senior Cat? Adopting a senior cat has many benefits. One of them does not refer to humans, only. Adopting a senior cat is a humane act. Many of aging cats die earlier in a shelter because they do not get full care as they will in their forever home. For that reason, owners of senior cats report they feel good when providing a home for one of the seniors. However, adopting a senior cat […]

How to Keep the Litter Box Clean?

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How to Keep the Litter Box Clean? Cats’ strong sense of smell is very strong and sensitive. They do not eat from smelly bowls and use a dirty litter box. If we want to help a cat develop a good litter box habit, we need to keep it as clean as possible. Even though there are so many things that can cause litter box problems in cats, from medication to behavioral, cleanliness is the best we can do to help […]

How to Make a Scratching Post for Cats?

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How to Make a Scratching Post for Cats? Cat’s scratching behavior is a natural part of being a cat. They need a proper scratching post, made of the right material and located at the right place, especially if they spend a lot of their time indoors. Cat trees and cat condos can be quite expensive, but they also can be made at home. The most important part of the cat tree or vertical scratching post is a base that needs […]

How to Prepare for a New Pet

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How to Prepare for a New Pet Cats are amazing animals, but sometimes a friendship between humans and cats does not end well. The most common reason for that is a lack of understanding what to expect. Namely, some people do not prepare for a new pet well and rush into adopting too fast. Many things, such as diseases, problematic behavior, or even abandoning a cat can be prevented by a proper preparation process. However, some myths and misconceptions contribute […]