Living with a Terminal Diagnosis

The worst part of owning and loving a cat is that their lives are so much shorter than ours. For many of us, there...

Decisions About Diagnostics

The ability of veterinarians to diagnose your cat has increased at an amazing rate over the past few decades. Technical advances in imaging and...

5 Unique Cat Behaviors

Burying urine and feces. Cats are believed to have evolved to bury their eliminations to keep their presence hidden from predators. Those that...

Feline Social Head Rubbing

It’s a feline thing: Rubbing against you leg or other objects. “Head rubbing is a normal social behavior,” says Leni Kaplan, DVM, MS, behavior...

Steroids Can Give You Control

Corticosteroids, commonly called steroids, can quickly alleviate many symptoms, making both the cat and the owner feel better. For example, they have anti-inflammatory properties...