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For the love of cats

I am an animal lover! Grew up as a “dog person”, but in my adult life discovered the awesomeness of cats and now I am a proud cat owner. 422 more words

This common Veterinary Procedure is leaving cats permanently mutilated and why you should be worried

WARNING: The following article contains graphic imagery. Reader discretion is advised.

Declawing is a surgical procedure, also called onychectomy, in which the feline’s toes are amputated at the last joint. 719 more words


First Time Cat Owners

Owning cats for the first time:

I’ve always had cats growing up, and I’m obsessed with all cats, but as a child I never had the full responsibilities of owning a cat. 1,054 more words

Tips And Tricks

No need for a scalpel.

So, you are thinking about getting a ball of purrs. And your old thinking is to get him declawed because you supposed that he will automatically destroy your couch. 295 more words


Why cats need claws (and how to make me really mad)

Note: You may find some of the images included in this post disturbing.

I work at an animal shelter. We are against the declawing of cats. 1,020 more words


Primal Instincts: Cat vs. Pet Fish

Hi everyone,

Today’s guest post comes from our friend Libby from Cat Nap Chronicles.

Primal Instincts: Cat vs. Pet Fish

Predator Pet
Your beloved house cat is a predator at heart. 733 more words


Why Do Cats Scratch (my furniture...)

A common question I get asked is how to deter cats from scratching furniture, especially the expensive ones. You really can’t deter a cat from scratching because it’s completely natural and normal for them. 270 more words