• How to Cure Single Kitten Syndrome

    Melanie DeFazio / Stocksy If you adopted a single kitten under the age of six months, you may begin to notice some troubling behavior over time. If your kitten is excessively vocal, destructive, and/or aggressive, they are likely experiencing “single kitten syndrome,” a condition that can develop in kittens who are not raised with other […]

  • What to Expect When Meeting a Cat for the First Time

    By Savannah Admire Ana Luz Crespi / Stocksy If you’re a cat lover, you know it can take some time for a new cat to feel comfortable around you. While every cat has their own personality, even well-socialized cats may hesitate to approach an unfamiliar person. If you’re planning to adopt a new feline friend, […]

  • The Top 4 Reasons Cats Are Surrendered to Shelters

    By Lindsay Hamrick, CPDT-KA Lucas Ottone / Stocksy If you’ve found yourself in the heartbreaking situation of potentially needing to surrender or rehome your cat, you’re not alone. Millions of cats and kittens are brought to local animal shelters and rescues each year, and while the reasons behind the decision to surrender a pet can be complex, there are ways […]

  • How to Introduce Cats to Dogs? 6 Essential Steps

    Samantha Gehrmann / Stocksy If you have a new cat or are planning on adopting one — congratulations! If you already have a dog at home (who, ideally, you already know is good with cats), you’re probably wondering how to best introduce them. The good news is that many dogs and cats get along just […]

  • Cats That Act Like Dogs: Best Cat Breeds if You Also Love Dogs

    By Savannah Admire Whether you’re a dog person or a cat person, you likely have some ingrained ideas about both species. We often think of cats as low-maintenance and independent animals who rarely show affection, while dogs are considered the extroverts of the pet world, with loyal, playful, and cuddly dispositions. Believe it or not, many […]

  • Cat Behavior: Socializing Cats with Other Cats

    Can you modify cat behavior with other cats so they become friends? Cats are wonderfully complex creatures. If you’re reading this article, it may be because you adopted a new cat or are thinking about adopting a new cat, and you have another cat or cats and are looking for tips to help all your cats […]

  • Top Tips on Introducing Your New Kitten to Your Current Pets

    Photo by: Freddie Marriage on Unsplash New kittens are sweet, snuggly, and downright irresistible! If you already have a resident cat or dog, though, you might hesitate: Will all of the animals get along? What if your newest furry friend gets hurt by a territorial cat or a rambunctious dog? What if your older pet […]

  • 5 Ways to Appreciate Your Cat on National Cat Day

    The social media gurus among us know that Saturdays have permanently been renamed Caturday, but did you know that October 29th is National Cat Day? Yes, it’s true, this entire weekend is all about the cats. According to NationalDayCalendar.com, National Cat Day was founded to help the public recognize the number of cats that need to […]

  • Boy vs Girl Cats

    Do you want to adopt a boy cat or a girl cat? Do gender it matter? You may be looking at adopting a new cat or kitten and wondering, what are the differences between boy and girl cats? Aside from the anatomical and chromosomal differences, or maybe partially because of them, we believe there are […]

  • 6 Tips for Cats Scared of Dogs

    In a perfect world, all puppies and kittens would have plenty of positive playtime with each other from a very young age, like my former foster kittens and puppy in the photo above. The reality is, many pets don’t have the opportunity to be multi-species socialized. This article is about a very specific scenario for […]