Allergic cats

If the nose runs, the eyes water or the skin itches when a cat is around, then not so unusual a cat allergy is responsible for it. How you can still keep a cat, you can learn here. What is a cat allergy? The saliva, blood serum and urine of a cat contain allergens that … Read more

How long do cats grow?

Kittens are cute to look at as cuddly bundles of fur without question. But they usually do not stay too small for long. From birth to the age of seven months, a kitten develops into an adult cat. The development is thereby divided into individual phases. The first week of life after birth Shortly after … Read more

The pregnant cat

If you want kittens, you have a good chance of success if the cat has mated during its heat. Cats are very fertile and they usually give birth to three to six, even seven kittens two to three times a year. The fertile phase of a cat begins at the age of six months to … Read more

How to move successfully with cat

All velvet paws love their home, including with the smells and favorite places. That is why a move means pure stress for the cat. Especially since cats hate to be transported from one place to another locked up in a transport box. Even going to the vet in a transport box requires a lot of … Read more

Understanding old cats

Cats reach an average age of 15 years. Some get even older, others die earlier. How old a cat really becomes depends on genes and lifestyle. For example, improper diet or malnutrition and typical cat diseases can reduce the lifespan. Likewise, signs of aging can be slowed down by a healthy lifestyle and the supplementation … Read more

Keeping an apartment cat

A cat does not necessarily have to live as an outdoor cat. There are cats that are perfectly suitable as an apartment cat. Especially pedigree cats adapt well maintenance in the apartment. Then cats should not live alone, however, but be socialized with a second cat. Once the cat has enjoyed life as a free … Read more

Cat meows at night

While people sleep at night, cats as nocturnal animals can be particularly lively at night. There are cats that sleep or snooze at night and cats that restlessly tramp through the apartment at night and are, so to speak, on a nightly prowl. While cats also communicate with each other by means of body language … Read more

Found cat – what to do?

Cats, as free roamers, can travel many miles away from their homes in search of food or while roaming around. Many cats even have set routes that they walk. They like to explore strange houses when doors or windows are open. However, this is why not every cat is homeless that looks at you with … Read more

Say goodbye to the cat

Saying goodbye to the beloved cat forever is a difficult step. Especially when the cat is to be euthanized due to a serious illness, saying goodbye is often the last resort. Find the right time A decision must always be made in the best interest of the cat. Feelings of the owner play only a … Read more

Do cats need to drink?

Yes, cats need to drink, even if they are fed mostly wet food. A cat needs about 50 to 70 ml of fluid per kg of body weight per day to stay healthy. In many cases, the liquid is taken in with the food. Nevertheless, additional water dispensers should always be available for the cat. … Read more