• How to assist a cat during the labor?
    How to assist a cat during the labor?

     The main thing you should remember: the delivery process in cats is absolutely natural – it’s a magical moment and a true miracle, especially to the owner! You shouldn’t worry and show your nervousness, because in such an important situation the cat would sure feel the mood of the owner. When the course of pregnancy and delivery is normal with no pathologies, everything just happens by itself, without the intervention of the owner. In case something goes wrong – the only thing you should do is to call the vet.

  • Cystitis in cats: symptoms and treatment
    Cystitis in cats: symptoms and treatment

     Cystitis in cats is one of the diseases that are deceitful, difficult to treat and prone to relapse. In this case both pets and their owners suffer: pets are exhausted by constant pain, and owners are tired of useless efforts, bad smell, cat’s urine on the floor and obsessive thoughts that tedious and long-term cystitis treatment in cats often leads to mercy killing. How to protect your cat from this dangerous disease and what should you do in order therapy had the desired effect?

  • Ear disease in cats
    Ear disease in cats
     At first glance ear disease in cats may see not such a serious problem, like for example a viral infection. However, if you don’t start treatment promptly primitive fungus can cause deafness and even death of your pet. Responsible owner should pay attention to any symptoms indicating the illness of a cat and ask for help from a veterinarian if necessary.
  • Female cat spaying: necessity or harm?
    Female cat spaying: necessity or harm?
     Timely spaying prolongs the lives of our four-legged friends. Spaying regulates the number of homeless animals. Spayed cats are happy and carefree. These facts are proved, and it’s up to you to agree or to disagree with them. However, there are people who are strongly against such measures. Maybe their arguments deserve attention?
  • Siberian cats: a jump from taiga right to the windowsill
    Siberian cats: a jump from taiga right to the windowsill

    “If a Siberian cat turned into a person, it would certainly become a queen! Just imagine: Russian troika is rushing through the winter forest with true Russian princess sitting in the sleigh. Dressed in a luxurious fur coat with a great collar, warm gloves and furry hat. Her eyes look like two emeralds, reflecting the inner purity and strength. Blooming with health and vigorous like a Russian woman. Rose with milk… How can it be compared to feeble oriental princesses?”

  • Kurilian bobtail: short fluffy tail and slightly pricked ears
    Kurilian bobtail: short fluffy tail and slightly pricked ears
     Harsh climatic conditions and life in the limited area of the islands made the nature of Kurilian Bobtail resistant and sturdy. Due to the natural mutation this breed acquired its famous short "bunny” tail and unusual body shape. And due to the efforts of felinologists Kurilian Bobtail became a true pride of Russian breeders.

  • Cat teeth: diseases, care and disease prevention
    Cat teeth: diseases, care and disease prevention
     Inflammatory processes in the oral cavity have a negative impact on the whole body. They may lead to digestion deterioration, create an additional load on the cardiovascular system and weaken the immunity of the cat. Therefore, responsible owners need to know how many teeth a cat normally has, and how to take care for the cat oral cavity, as well as what symptoms are reasons to contact your veterinarian.
  • Ticks in cats: ear, ixodic and subcutaneous
    Ticks in cats: ear, ixodic and subcutaneous
     Ticks can be found in the grass, water, soil, on the skin of birds and animals; they threaten the health of our pets every day. Ear, ixodic or itch ticks in cats – it doesn’t matter, you have to help your pet to get rid of them anyway. It would be useful to prevent your cat from catching them by protecting it with all available means.
  • Munchkin cat: short legs as an advantage
    Munchkin cat: short legs as an advantage
     "Kangaroo-cat” or "dachshund-cat” – that’s the way Munchkin cats can be called for their unusual look. These funny and touching beings conquer the hearts at first sight, causing lots of smiles even in the rainy day. Munchkin cats breed may cause both liking and kind of confusion, but - these fantastic short-legged creatures won’t leave anyone indifferent.
  • Heat (estrus) in cats: physiology
    Heat (estrus) in cats: physiology
     Heat in cats is a natural process that doesn’t require any human control. All that is required from the owner is to monitor the status of their cat and not to miss possible symptoms of deviations from the norm. Attention and care of the owner is the best that can be done for the pet during this difficult period.
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Vomiting in cats: causes and treatment
Vomiting in cats: causes and treatment
27.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 In case cat’s vomit is bloody, yellowish or contains particles of food, bile or mucus –something is wrong with your pet’s body. On the other hand, cats can easily make themselves vomit to get rid of “heavy stomach” feeling. The main task of the owner in this case is to be able to tell pathology from the natural desire to clear the stomach and to know possible causes of vomiting in cats for rendering timely help.

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Ringworm in cats
Ringworm in cats
19.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 Mycelium of most species of pathogenic fungi look like finest woven, rough or smooth, coated or covered with thorns with spiral twisted ends. There are more than five hundred species of yeast and mold fungus, affecting both animals and humans. Ringworm (lichen or tinea) in cats is the collective name of infections caused by various species of fungi, in particular Microsporum and Trichophyton.

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Dandruff in cats: causes and treatment
Dandruff in cats: causes and treatment
14.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 Contrary to the popular belief, seborrhea or dandruff in cats is a pretty serious problem. Imagine that a person with dandruff is bathed every three months (and many cats aren’t bathed even 4 times a year). Imagine that dandruff covers not only scalp but the body. Unpleasant? Yes, but also it is very dangerous. Dandruff on the back and behind the ears often leads to the formation of pus pimples making it an ideal environment for bacteria, fungi and smallest parasites.

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Do cats have memory?
Do cats have memory?
11.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 We know a lot about physiology of domestic animals, but we know so little about cat’s memory, especially about storage and playback of information stored – all that is a mystery to be discovered. However, research conducted in this area, is enough to find the answer, whether cats have memory and in what way it is different from those people have.

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How to get rid of cat’s urine smell?
How to get rid of cat’s urine smell?
08.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 All cats definitely have something in common. Their smell. Actually, real stink, getting deep into furniture, walls and floor, clothes and household utensils. How to remove the smell of cat’s urine, so that inhaling no one could ever guess that there is a whiskered “perfumer” living at your place?

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Cystitis in cats: symptoms and treatment
Cystitis in cats: symptoms and treatment
05.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 Cystitis in cats is one of the diseases that are deceitful, difficult to treat and prone to relapse. In this case both pets and their owners suffer: pets are exhausted by constant pain, and owners are tired of useless efforts, bad smell, cat’s urine on the floor and obsessive thoughts that tedious and long-term cystitis treatment in cats often leads to mercy killing. How to protect your cat from this dangerous disease and what should you do in order therapy had the desired effect?

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Worms in cats
Worms in cats
01.08.2014 / Comments (0)

 They can be found everywhere: in the grass, sand, fish and meat, fruits and vegetables, in the water and even in the air. If you inspect the nearest flower bed under a microscope - insomnia for at least one night is guaranteed. Worms in cats, even in those living indoors, eating high quality dry feed and never walking outdoors – is a usual thing. And what about cats having regular walks?

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Distemper in cats (feline panleukopenia)
Distemper in cats (feline panleukopenia)
28.07.2014 / Comments (0)

 Panleukopenia, viral enteritis or distemper in cats is a deadly disease. Without treatment it leads to death of pet in 90% of cases. The FPV is extremely viable, resistant to freezing, heating and conventional disinfectant liquids, and may survive in the external environment for more than a year. Therefore, it is extremely important to prevent infection and immediately consult your veterinarian in any suspected case.

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Fleas in cats
Fleas in cats
22.07.2014 / Comments (0)

 A disgusting insect, with flat sides and long legs, blood-sucking and incredibly bouncy – can you imagine that? Fleas are ubiquitous parasites that can live without food for several months and propagate extremely rapidly. Fleas in cats – is a real problem, because their painful bites can be dangerous to pets. How can you help your pet get rid of these parasites forever?

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Getting ready for cat’s delivery
Getting ready for cat’s delivery
11.07.2014 / Comments (0)

 It is absolutely ok to worry about your pregnant cat and about unborn kittens, but the most important thing you need is to focus on getting prepared. Before the labor pregnant cats are usually anxious and need maximum attention from their owner – that is why it is so important to think about purchasing medications and materials in advance. Sure it may turn out so that you won’t use some of them. However, it is important to stock up on everything you may need, as in emergency case you won’t have time to do that.

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How to assist a cat during the labor?
How to assist a cat during the labor?
06.07.2014 / Comments (0)

 The main thing you should remember: the delivery process in cats is absolutely natural – it’s a magical moment and a true miracle, especially to the owner! You shouldn’t worry and show your nervousness, because in such an important situation the cat would sure feel the mood of the owner. When the course of pregnancy and delivery is normal with no pathologies, everything just happens by itself, without the intervention of the owner. In case something goes wrong – the only thing you should do is to call the vet.

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Diabetes in cats
Diabetes in cats
27.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 Diabetes is a serious disease that requires skilled and expensive treatment. Fortunately, diabetes in cats, unlike diabetes in people is treatable in most cases. However, it is important to go to the clinic on time and strictly follow all the recommendations of your vet.

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Pregnancy in cats
Pregnancy in cats
25.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 Pregnancy in cats is a wonderful time full of tenderness and care. A miracle is happening inside your pet: tiny embryos are slowly turning into baby kittens due to titanic efforts of their mother's body. Caring owners should help their pets providing them with everything necessary and creating favorable conditions for the whole period of pregnancy.

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Cat mating
Cat mating
23.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 Cats are independent and proud animals in any situation. They are singles – so no wonder cat mating is less about dating and more about military actions. And, unfortunately, owners can never be sure what the result will be: bites and scratches or little pretty kittens. But acting right the owner may significantly increase the chance for success.

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How to give your cat a medicine?
How to give your cat a medicine?
16.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 Scratches, bites, torn clothing and a scared pet sitting in the corner… You know, what we’re talking about? It means you might have tried to give your cat a medicine without frightening your cat and staying safe and sound. Minimum of physical coercion, maximum care – and the success is guaranteed.

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Rhinitis in cats
Rhinitis in cats
13.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 Many cat owners consider rhinitis in cats a mere trifle. “How cares about running nose? It’s not even a sickness” – say most of them as long as the cat’s condition doesn’t deteriorate. We recommend taking these signs of sickness seriously.

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Allergy in cats
Allergy in cats
06.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 1/3 of the planet population suffers from various kinds of allergies! No wonder the disease is popular among pets also - allergy in cats is one of the main reasons for visiting vet clinics. How to help your pet having detected allergy symptoms and whether it is possible to defeat the ailment?

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Himalayan cat – a fantasy carnival
Himalayan cat – a fantasy carnival
06.06.2014 / Comments (0)

 Luxurious coat, doll face adorable little ears and eyes wide open of Persian cats conquered the hearts of millions all over the world! And now add to all that some charming markings, emphasizing the beauty of a fluffy cloud – and you can see a Himalayan cat!

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Japanese Bobtail – bring me happiness waving with you paw!
Japanese Bobtail – bring me happiness waving with you paw!
28.05.2014 / Comments (0)

 These charming short-tailed cats are more than just pets. Japanese people believe these cats are best talismans! For their mystical services Japanese Bobtails gladly accept affection, warmth and, of course, love of their owners. A beauty with black spots on the coat is believed to protect the house from devilry, cats with bright red markings are believed to protect from the evil eye and diseases, and tricolor cats attract good luck and financial prosperity.

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Diet for a cat: healthy feed in the cat bowl
Diet for a cat: healthy feed in the cat bowl
13.05.2014 / Comments (0)

 Diet therapy is an integral part of the treatment and prevention of most diseases. In some cases, only a balanced diet for cats appointed by the veterinarian allows to reach a stable long-term remission. Adherence to the feeding regime can’t be ignored, just like the duration of the diet therapy course, even if the state of your pet has significantly improved.

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