March 17, 2015
Chance is a loving and talkative lap cat who needs a new start with a loving family.
March 13, 2015
Generally speaking, a cat is a self-cleaning entity. Their tongues are specially equipped with backwards-facing barbs made of keratin (similar to that in our finger nails) that act as a hairbrush. Weâ€™ve all felt these when our cats lick us, right?
November 24, 2014
It is a myth that kittens should be fed as much as they want to eat. After weaning, which usually happens between 5-8 weeks of age, a kitten accommodates to intermittent feeding. Easy access to food and overeating is a common factor contributing to juvenile feline flatulence and diarrhea.
November 24, 2014
Suzy is a sweet "snaggle-toothed" 13-year old spayed female brown tabby who is looking for a nice family to care for her in her retirement.
November 21, 2014
Seven months ago, Ellieâ€™s owner brought her in for trouble swallowing and acting lethargic. Her exam revealed a severely enlarged lymph node in her neck. We performed a quick and non-invasive needle biopsy, and, within hours, a diagnosis of lymphoblastic lymphoma was confirmed.
October 28, 2014
Behaviorists believe that our domesticated feline friends â€œtalkâ€ to us a lot because they get positive reinforcement from us, usually in the form of talking back, treats or affectionate petting.
October 13, 2014
What's the perfect cat litter? Find out which litter is the best for your kitty.
August 15, 2014
Could your cat's indoor lifestyle be putting him or her at risk for symptoms such as urinary pain, digestive disturbances, hypergrooming and anxiety?
July 9, 2014
The effects of hot weather on cats isnâ€™t a topic youâ€™d think we have to discuss often in the Seattle area, but itâ€™s actually our usually mild climate that can result in more stress on your kitty when it does heat up.
June 26, 2014
Why do some cats adore each other while others canâ€™t pass each other without swatting or hissing? Why are these often the same two cats, alternating between affection and aggression?