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Phil

I have always had cats, both growing up and now as an adult. I have been a pet behavioral therapist for a number of years now. I started this blog to help other cat owners, with advice, tips, best product reviews, and to create a warm and cat friendly community.

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How Long till Kittens Open Their Eyes? What to Expect

By Phil / July 16, 2019

How long till kittens open their eyes? Kittens typically open their eyes between 7 to 10 days from their date of birth. They start by opening their eyes a bit at a time, and it’s around 10 weeks until their vision is fully developed. Why Are Kitten’s Eyes Closed When They’re Born? It’s a lot […]

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How to Tell When a Cat Is Done Giving Birth? (4 Signs)

By Phil / July 16, 2019

Is your cat due to give birth soon – or even in the birthing process right now – and you want to know how to tell when a cat is done giving birth? It can be hard to tell, but there are a few signs to look out for that indicates a cat is done […]

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Cat Giving Birth for the First Time? Read This!

By Phil / July 16, 2019

If you have a pregnant cat due to give birth for the first time and are expecting some new arrivals soon, you’re going to witness one of the most wonderful, and I think fascinating events you’ll ever experience. Although I’m sure you feel a little nervous, there isn’t a lot for you to do other […]

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Cat Keeps Shaking Head but No Mites: 6 Ear Issues

By Phil / June 29, 2019

If your cat keeps shaking head but no mites are visible, or you’ve been able to rule out ear mites – there are a few other common causes for this behavior. If they are shaking their head, it almost certainly means that they have some sort of issue with their ears. This can range from […]

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Cat Leaking Brown Fluid (Explanations and Solutions)

By Phil / June 29, 2019

Is your cat leaking brown fluid from their anus? If so, there are a few possible reasons for this, and some important things you need to be aware of. For the most part, being a cat owner means we’re spoiled by fussing, love, hugs, and all the good things that come with living with a […]

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Can Cats Drink from Water Bottles? (Yes, and Why They Do)

By Phil / June 29, 2019

It’s vitally important to your cat’s health that they drink enough fresh water every day. Adult cats should be drinking at least 3 to 4 ounces of water for every 5 lbs they weigh. Cats can be a little fussy, and even stubborn about what they’re willing to drink from. Some cats will suddenly decide […]

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Can I Put Vaseline On My Cat Bum? (Solutions Explained)

By Phil / June 29, 2019

Can I put Vaseline on my cat bum? Does it really help with constipation? Is vaseline safe for cats? Having a tub of Vaseline in the cupboard is handy for a number of reasons. I’m sure a lot of people reading this have one of those little blue tubs somewhere in their home. But did […]

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How Long Does It Take for Flea Medicine to Dry?

By Phil / June 29, 2019

If you have an outdoor cat it’s inevitable that you will have seen fleas on them at some point. The thing is, it’s tricky finding the best flea treatment that works well and you’re comfortable using. If you’re here for answers to some of the common questions about applying flea treatments to your cat, you’re […]

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Cat Spay Incision Lump (What to Expect Post-Op)

By Phil / June 29, 2019

If you’ve just had your cat spayed you may have noticed what’s called a cat spay incision lump. This is exactly as it sounds, a lump in the area that has the incision for the operation. It’s more than likely nothing to worry about, but you need to have it checked out. My last cat […]

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How Long Does It Take For MiraLax To Work In Cats?

By Phil / June 29, 2019

Constipation in cats is fairly common. For the most part, it’s easy to help them get over it with a little help from a laxative like MiraLax, a home remedy like olive oil, or even a little massage and plenty of water. Personally, I’ve found MiraLax to be very effective in resolving mild constipation in […]

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