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Tips and resources to promote your cat's wellbeing.
Vegan and vegetarian diets have become notably more popular during the past decade. Many people choose to follow a strict vegan diet to protect...
Toyger is a play on the words “toy” and “tiger”. This name seemed fitting for the breed because of their stripes that closely resemble that of a...
The Oriental Shorthair was nicknamed the “honking cat” because of their unique meow that oddly sounds more like a geese’s honk than a cat’s meow...
The Persian has been among the most popular cat breeds in the US for years because of their soft features and laidback temperament. History The...
The Bombay–dubbed the mini black panther of the Felis Catus species–is a relatively new breed that originated in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1953...
Neva Masquerades are often seen as the colorpoint variant of the Siberian cat. They aren’t recognized by TICA (The International Cat Association)...
There are quite a few myths about cats floating around–most are harmless, but there are some that all cat owners should know aren’t true. Cats...
Somalis are virtually the longhaired version of the Abyssinian, although it’s considered its own breed. History The breed originated when the...
The American breed made famous by the Internet sensation Grumpy Cat, who ironically was a mixed breed, although she did resemble the Snowshoe cat...
These two breeds are frequently confused with each other and reasonably so, considering the many similarities they share. Despite being quite...
The Devon Rex is a rare, curly-haired cat breed similar to the Cornish Rex and the LaPerm. History & Origins The breed originated in Devon...
The Chausie is a cross between the jungle cat–a medium-sized wildcat–and the Abyssinian cat. History & Origins Jungle cats were domesticated by...
Toxicity in cats is very serious and can be fatal, so if your cat has consumed a harmful substance, contact animal poison control immediately...
As many of you know, purebred cats are more prone to congenital, hereditary, and chronic health issues compared to mixed-breed cats. Because of...
Obesity is the most common disease in cats, affecting nearly 60% of all domestic cats in North America. Overweight cats are significantly more...
You may notice a resemblance between the colorpoint shorthair and the Siamese–likely because they’re related! History Believe it or not, there...
The American Wirehair is a rare curly-haired breed, similar to the Laperm and Selkirk Rex. However, the Wirehair’s curls are less defined and more...
Any kind of emergency can be very frightening for you and your cat, but it’s important to remain calm. What’s the Difference Between 24-Hour...
History The origin of the Ocicat began in 1964 when an American cat breeder named Virginia Daly attempted to create an agouti pointed Siamese by...
There are several things you should consider/look out for when purchasing a purebred cat from a breeder. Backyard Breeders Says it all in the...