All posts by Amanda K.

Why Do Cats Roll After Mating

Why Do Cats Roll After Mating?

The vast majority of cat owners spay or neuter their cats. And for good reason! There are millions and millions of homeless cats in the United States, and as good cat owners, we try our very hardest not to contribute to this population. However, if you have intact cats that you breed accidentally or on […]

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Why Do Kittens Chirp

Why Do Kittens Chirp?

Kittens make a variety of very adorable vocalizations. Almost from birth, kittens let their mother and their littermates know exactly what’s on their mind with a series of heartwarming noises. Even though we expect our kittens to meow and purr, we may be surprised to hear another noise come out of their furry little mouths: a chirp. While much of feline […]

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How Often Do Kittens Urinate

How Often Do Kittens Urinate?

When you bring home your new kitten, you’re likely to have tons of questions. And one of them may be “how often do kittens pee?” Because kittens generally use their litter box, kitten owners are at a distinct disadvantage when compared to puppy owners. If you have a dog you’ll generally have a good idea of […]

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Where Do Cats Live in the Wild

Where Do Cats Live in the Wild?

The vast majority of cats in the world are not pets. While it isn’t as common in the United States as it is in many other parts of the world, there are still millions of feral cats scattered all across the continental United States. These cats, which we call “feral,” while physically similar to our […]

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Why Do Kittens Bite

Why Do Kittens Bite?

Anyone who has ever owned a kitten knows this to be true: kittens bite. A lot. While their teeth are incredibly small they are also very sharp! Kittens will bite pretty much everything and everyone (including you!), but why do kittens bite? Kittens bite for a variety of reasons, most of which are benign. In […]

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When Do Cats Have Kittens

When Do Cats Have Kittens?

Everyone loves kittens! Most cat owners will attest to the fact that kittenhood is one of the most rewarding and exciting parts of your cat’s life. Kittens are cute, cuddly, mischievous, and downright fuzzy. What’s not to love? While kittens are born throughout the year just like most mammals, there is definitely something called “kitten […]

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Where Do Cats Go When They Die

Where Do Cats Go When They Die?

While it’s unpleasant to think about, the truth is that eventually, our beloved cats will die. We hope that our cats live full lives and eventually die from old age, and thanks to advances in veterinary care, that’s often the case. Sometimes, though, illness or accidents take our kitties from us prematurely. Knowing the facts […]

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Why do kittens die

Why Do Kittens Die?

While it’s always very sad, the truth is that sometimes kittens die. Despite our best efforts at creating a safe environment for our beloved kittens, early kittenhood can be a dangerous time in the life of a cat. Because they are born in such a helpless state, kittens are susceptible to a variety of illnesses […]

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Can cats eat spinach

Can Cats Eat Spinach?

While cats are carnivores and fare best on a diet made up primarily of meat, a little vegetable once and a while certainly won’t hurt. However, not all vegetables are safe for cats to eat. Some vegetables, such as hot peppers, are absolutely unsafe for cats, while others such as peas and carrots are almost […]

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Can Cats Eat Pineapple

Can Cats Eat Pineapple?

Our beloved feline friends have a tendency to show interest in the food that is on our plates. While it’s often okay to share a little bit of what you’re eating with your cat, it’s difficult to know which foods are safe for kitty consumption and which ones aren’t. Most of us know that cats […]

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