Month: October 2018

Precious Moments Cat Figurine Supports the ASPCA’s Mission

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We all know that cats have a special way of entering our hearts and staying there forever. Now there’s a purrfect way to celebrate that special love: the Precious Moments Home is Where My Cats Are Figurine.Continue Reading

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A Visual Guide to Identifying Cats

Could you describe your cat to someone else so they would be able to identify him or her without any doubt? As cat parents, we’re always going to be able to recognize our own cats, but being able to describe your cat accurately to others could be important. Perhaps you have two cats who look so similar that your friends are always wondering how you can tell them apart. How would your cat sitter know who is who? And in a worst case scenario, if your cat ever got lost, being able to provide an accurate description to area shelters could be crucial to getting her back home.Continue Reading

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Review: My Life in a Cat House

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You’ve seen my reviews of some of the humorous and heartwarming short stories about the ongoing adventures of Gwen Cooper’s feline family in her monthly Curl up with a Cat Tail Series over the last few months. Hopefully, the stories have whetted your appetite for more, because now, the stories are available in Gwen’s new book, My Life in a Cat House.Continue Reading

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A Revolution in Feline Pain Management: The Assisi Loop Lounge™

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I’m excited to announce that the new Assisi Loop Lounge™ is now available! Featuring the same pain control of the Loop via targeted pulsed electromagnetic field therapy (tPEMF™,) the Loop Lounge™ is the only therapeutic pet bed backed by scientific research.Continue Reading

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Review: Bissell Air Ram® – The Life Changing Magic of a Cordless Vacuum Cleaner

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When you share your life with cats, you’re going to be vacuuming. A lot. Whether it’s litter or cat hair, there’s always something that needs to be picked up. And when you only have a heavy, clunky old vacuum cleaner, and a two-story house, like I do, vacuuming is not the most fun activity. I had been researching cordless vacuum cleaners for quite some time, but until I received the Bissell Air Ram® for review, I had no idea just how wonderful a cordless vacuum really is.Continue Reading

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New Antiviral Drug to Treat FIP is Moving Toward Eventual FDA Approval

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We previously reported on a clinical trial that resulted in a critical breakthrough in finding a treatment for cats with feline infectious peritonitis (FIP.) The study, launched in March 2016 by Dr. Yunjeong Kim at Kansas State University and Dr. Niels Pedersen at University of California, Davis, was a small clinical trial to investigate whether a novel antiviral drug could cure or greatly extend the lifespan and quality of life for cats with FIP.Continue Reading

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Review: The Allergic Pet: Holistic Solutions to End the Allergy Epidemic in Our Dogs and Cats

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Allergies are an extreme reaction of the immune system to common substances in a cat’s every day environment. Feline allergies can be a frustrating problem for cat parents and veterinarians because they can be very challenging to diagnose correctly. Conventional treatments are often palliative at best, and sometimes aggravate the problem in the long run. In The Allergic Pet, holistic veterinarian Deva Khalsa, VMD, takes an indepth look at pet allergies.Continue Reading

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Rad Cat Raw Diet Shuts Down Production

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I am deeply saddened to announce that as of today, Radagast Petfood Inc., the makers of the wonderful Rad Cat raw diets, are shutting down production. The company made this difficult decision for economic reasons, following two recent recalls.Continue Reading

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