Often, the way Pets behave at home is confusing to their owners. So, not all people can give an explanation for the fact that cats who have their own soft pillows and beds prefer their owner’s feet.  Are you one of them? Interested in the answer? Let’s try to figure it out. In fact, there are many explanations for this ...

Diseases of the genitourinary system in cats are quite common and often lead to the development of serious complications up to the death of the animal. To ease his condition and save his life, a special operation is used — urethrostomy. What is urethrostomy? This surgical intervention is the removal of a wide part of the cat’s urethra through the ...

When we get a kitten, it pleases us and our children and gives us unforgettable moments of tenderness. This little fluffy ball is touching and defenseless. But time passes and our charming begins to grow up and show their animal instincts. It becomes difficult to keep our pet at home, the cat begins to mark the territory and becomes aggressive, ...

The authors of the publication attributed both stray and domestic cats to the number of pests. According to them, even a homegrown cat that feeds on food and household products kills at least 10 birds, as many rodents and other vulnerable individuals every year. This is primarily due to the hunting instinct, which is manifested in the character of each ...

Panleukopenia is considered a highly contagious (highly contagious) disease of cats caused by a virus of the Parvoviridae family (parvovirus). In a sick animal, the digestive tract, respiratory organs, and heart are mainly affected. A number of symptoms are registered that will help you quickly suspect that the pet has a virus developing in the body. How does panleukopenia develop ...

If you decide to have a kitten as a pet, you should be aware that, in addition to great joy, it is also a huge responsibility. A caring owner carefully monitors the health of his pet and takes all precautionary measures to ensure that the animal is as protected as possible from infection with various infections. As preventive methods of ...

Everyone who has a purring pet at home will someday face the difficulty of how to wash the cat so that the animal becomes clean and does not suffer itself. Any cat that is afraid (and not necessarily of water) is scratched. This is not surprising — it is a defensive reaction, triggered by the instinct of self-preservation. However, if ...

If your favorite cat scratched once or twice, this is not a cause for concern. This is a normal condition for domestic fuzzies, so they eliminate discomfort and “comb” if the wool gets lost or tangled. There is no reason to panic – everything is normal. It is a completely different matter if the cat itches constantly, very intensely, and ...

Pulmonary edema in cats is a dangerous condition that develops rapidly or slowly, which in most cases ends in the death of the animal. With edema, fluid accumulates in the cells (alveoli) of the lungs, which complicates the process of gas exchange in the body and causes oxygen starvation. As a result of lack of oxygen, most of the brain ...

Cats are elegant, graceful and beautiful. Their wool attracts with its Shine, softness, density and desire to stroke the pet. But this is an animal, and sometimes regular “self-service” may not be enough to preserve the attractiveness of the pet’s fur coat. In fact, it is the owners who should think about whether they take care of their pet correctly ...