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How to Get Rid of the Flu in a Cat

Cats can become infected with viral and bacterial illnesses that cause cold and flu-like symptoms. A cat that is suffering from the flu might have symptoms such as a fever, nasal congestion, watery eyes, sneezing and coughing. These very contagious illnesses usually develop within five days of expos

Treat Feline Urinary Problems With Nature's Touch

A feline urinary problem is a sign that there might be something wrong with your cat's natural ability to fight off infection. In addition to any treatment approach that uses prescription medications to fight off infection, a long term view should be taken as to why the infection took hold in t

Making Your Own Cat Toys Is Easy, Inexpensive and Fun

Ever looked at the prices on those cute cat toys? Which ones will your cat like? Will your feline friend treasure those that you have selected? Wish there was a way to make your own without spending a small fortune?

CSF 3 Cat Super Feeder

Cat owners know how picky their pets can be. They want to eat when they want to eat, and it does not matter what time of the day or night it might be.

Rescuing Kittens the Right Way

Just yesterday, a group of children brought me a box of kittens and asked me to "rescue" them. Their mothers had told them to put the kittens back where they found them. The kids were unhappy with that order and soon located me.

Eight Foods Your Cat Should Never, Ever Eat

Did you know that feeding your cat onion powder could give her anemia? Many common foods we eat are toxic to cats. To help keep your kitty safe you need to know which foods to avoid. The following list spotlights eight common foods your cat should never eat.

Can Cats Get Colds From Humans?

Having a cold is bad enough but the worry of passing it to your cat can make you feel worse. Here we look at the possibility as well as what cat flu really is.

Rescued Cats Picture Gallery: Celina

Cat rescue not only involves organized groups, but also those generous individuals who rescue abandoned, injured, or abused cats and personally adopt them into their own homes. These pictures depict cats whose lives have changed completely in their new forever homes.

How to Tell How Far Along My Pregnant Cow Is

The gestation period of a cow is 283 days, according to cattletoday.com. This is about 9 1/2 months. This is an average for all cattle. Young cows and small breeds can calve as much as two weeks earlier, while older cows and larger breeds can be up to two weeks later. There are some other methods t

Cat Gifts

Read this article about 15 cat gifts under $25, and how to make homemade cat toys and gifts. This article describes favorite inexpensive cat gifts that are helpful for cat behavior, cat training and cat health.

Vestibular Syndrome in Cats

If you notice your cat suddenly staggering around, running into furniture with his head tilted to one side and unable to walk in a straight line, you might--understandably--worry that a serious injury or illness has occurred. While you should certainly take him to the veterinarian, the most common c

2009 Valentine Cats Picture Gallery: Kaptyn & Kelpie

Although our bond with our cats goes on beyond life itself, on Valentine Day, we celebrate our love for them, theirs for us, and for other cats they bond with. These cat-enhanced Valentine cards were sent by our community of readers of the About.com Cats site, and I invite you to enjoy them as I do.

How to Repair an Intratec Cat 45

The Intratec Cat 45 is a .45-caliber semiautomatic pistol that holds seven rounds fully loaded. Intratec firearms is no longer in business, as of 2011. The company flourished in the early 1990s with the Tec-9 pistol. As with all weapons, the Intratec Cat 45 requires periodic maintenance from time to

Get to Know Your Cat to Understand Cats Behavior

Getting to know your cat through specific techniques, will help you train your cat and stop behavior problems once and for all. This article will introduce some ways to do just that...

The Diagnosis of Pink Eye

Conjunctivitis, which is also known as pink eye, is a common ailment of the conjunctiva. Caused by infection or irritation or triggered by certain allergens, pink eye, itching, stinging, pain and light sensitivity are symptoms that provide a diagnosis of the type of infection. Pink eye is not a seri

Pregnancy and Gestation in Cats

Much like other animals, if a cat is not spayed or neutered they will want to reproduce. A female cat can give birth to a litter of kittens and they usually takes around 65 days for the full gestation phase to get done.

How to Cure Kidney Infections in Cats

If a cat's urinary tract infection is not detected, or goes untreated, the bacteria that caused the UTI can make their way into the cat's kidneys and bladder. A primary sign that your cat has a kidney infection, referred to medically as pyelonephritis, is the cat going to the litter box frequently b