5 Steps to Cat Exercise

It's a troubling trend; Just like in humans, the average weight of cats is increasing. Lorraine Jarboe, DVM, of Sandy Spring, Maryland, says cats today are becoming heavier. "Twenty years ago, the average cat weighed 8 pounds," she says. "Now most ca…

Cat Instincts: Keep Your Cat on the Prowl

Throughout your cat's life, keeping her prowling sense active is essential to keeping her healthy and happy. Cats love the game of pursuit. Big cats, like cougars, lions, and cheetahs, learn to prowl for their prey in the same way little cats do: The…

Choosing Cat Food: What You Should Know

Good nutrition is as important to your cat's health as it is to your own. But her nutritional needs are quite different from yours. While a human diet should be high-fiber and low fat, a cat needs a high-fat diet—for energy and a thick, luxurious coa…

Keep Your Cat Healthy at Every Age

Your cat should be able to enjoy a long, healthy life. Here are some tips to help along the way. People are living longer, healthier lives these days, and so are their cats. Indoor cats live longer than they used to. Now it's not uncommon for them to…

Nutritional Guidelines for Obese Cats

An obese cat suffers a marked deterioration in athletic ability and appearance. Her decreased flexibility leads to an inability to thoroughly groom herself and she becomes subject to skin problems. Obese cats also face increased risk of contracting d…

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