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How to Enjoy Vet Visits with Your Cat (Yes, We’re Serious!)

Monday, March 13th, 2017

As humans owned by cats, we all know it does not take much to stress out our cats.  Leaving the house is one of those events that trigger stress, especially when it involves the vet office.  Some cats are so terrified of the vet’s office that they require sedation before even leaving the house!  It doesn’t have to be that way and we have the tips to make it easier for both of you!

Trust is one of the most important aspects of our relationships with our feline companions (more…)

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Positive Reinforcement: Cat Training that WORKS!

Monday, March 21st, 2016

CatTrainingIf you’ve owned and loved a cat in your lifetime, you know that “cat” and “training” rarely fit into the same sentence together.  Cats operate on their own system and code of ethics that we humans are still trying to figure out correctly.  So how do you prevent unwanted behaviors from your cat if they are seemingly un-trainable?  Experts and cat behaviorists believe they have found the trick – positive reinforcement.  Sound too easy?  It’s not! (more…)

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You Never Knew This About Your Cat

Friday, March 6th, 2015

We all love our cats and are well aware how vastly different they are from our dogs. They seem to operate on a different set of rules than our canine companions. Their strange antics make us wonder if they are secretly plotting our demise or a takeover of the free world some days. To confuse the understanding of your cat even further, we have some facts you probably never knew about your purring pal!

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