• If you're looking for reliable information on holistic health, behavior, and nutrition for your cat , or dog , or both , you've come to the right place! (littlebigcat.com)
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  • Cat attractants are odorants that have an effect on cat behavior . (wikipedia.org)
  • You can train your cat not to perform inappropriate behavior by training your cat to perform other behavior alternative to or incompatible with the inappropriate behavior. (tripod.com)
  • You must do it as soon as the cat starts the behavior. (tripod.com)
  • It is always best to train your cat away from undesireable behavior as soon as possible, as young as possible. (tripod.com)
  • Most interesting, a cat engaging in tribal protective behavior with a human. (scienceblogs.com)
  • But I've not heard anything to the effect that cats display pack behavior, and the general impression one gets is that they view us as commensals or something along those lines (mutually independent animals sharing living space). (scienceblogs.com)
  • Territoriality: interesting explanation for the cats' behavior. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Cat behavior problems are incredibly common and there's always a way to fix them with the right knowledge and help from pros like vets and behaviorists. (catster.com)
  • Cats' attraction to running water may reflect an adaptive behavior from their wild past. (treehugger.com)
  • The puzzles benefit domestic cats by bringing out their natural foraging behavior. (ucdavis.edu)
  • There's always an implicit comparison when we talk about cats as aloof little jerks, says Mikel Maria Delgado, a postdoctoral researcher on cat behavior at the University of California at Davis. (ucdavis.edu)
  • I have several customers who have been subscribed it to their cat for aggressive behavior or excessive anxiety to other cats. (vetinfo.com)
  • Thus, when it appears the cat is about to get into this behavior, try to toss a toy (you choose) away from you to elicit the chase response, or offer a sock with a knot in it in place of your arm, & move the sock (or a string - anything he will chase) to displace the clawing onto something more acceptable. (pbs.org)
  • We are all cat lovers and serve as advocates for your cat's best interest. (vcahospitals.com)
  • Rats and mice are highly averse to the odor of a cat's urine, but after infection with the parasite Toxoplasma gondii , they are attracted by it, highly increasing the likelihood of being preyed upon and of infecting the cat. (wikipedia.org)
  • The photo of the cat that chased a bear up a tree clearly implies territoriality: the bear was not an immediate threat to the cat's humans, but it was certainly a trespasser. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Tapeworms attach themselves to your cat's intestine after your cat ingests an infected flea. (chicagotribune.com)
  • We, along with the entire cat-loving community, were saddened to hear about Oskar the Blind Cat's passing. (catster.com)
  • The Turkish Van cat's fur has a silky texture that's naturally water-repellant, allowing the cat to emerge from the water relatively dry. (treehugger.com)
  • To minimize your cat's risk, feed only cat food and cat treats. (bellaonline.com)
  • Squamous cell carcinoma, which oftentimes begins under a cat's tongue, is the most common oral tumor found in cats. (bellaonline.com)
  • Infected flea droppings on the cat's fur are the source of human infections, which are spread from the cat to a person by a cat bite, scratch or lick. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Fleas may also crawl to your cat's head to avoid the water while you give the cat a bath. (yahoo.com)
  • We have our best and favorite male and female cat names, cute cat names, and more to help capture your cat's personality! (bhg.com)
  • The mask or tube is held over the cat's mouth and nose for 5 seconds after the pump of the inhaler to ensure that the cat inhales the medication. (vetinfo.com)
  • In these cases, a veterinarian should inform the cat's caretakers about complications associated with the surgical procedures (including the possibility of infection, pain, and lameness) so that cat owners have realistic expectations about the outcome. (kctv5.com)
  • Do not attempt to do this on your own - talk with your cat's veterinarian about getting a referral to a qualified veterinary nutritionist who can ensure your cat will be getting all the necessary nutrients. (wikihow.com)
  • Don't change your cat's diet without consulting a nutritionist and allow yourself to have a false sense of security that your cat seems fine and healthy. (wikihow.com)
  • Of all 10 cat-estants in the Meow Mix House at 49th and Madison, it is the New York tabby that has yet to be adopted. (nypost.com)
  • The first time Andreas Brown, the owner of the Gotham Book Mart, laid eyes on his enormous orange tabby cat, it was chasing three smaller cats around his sister's house in San Diego and pursuing an occasional seagull up and down her porch steps. (newyorker.com)
  • and Dewey, a 14-year-old tabby cat , all appeared to have lost consciousness and died, Finkelstein said. (merriam-webster.com)
  • In 2010, Mog, a gray tabby cat in Cornwall, England, was hit by car and suffered nerve damage that left his two front legs paralyzed. (treehugger.com)
  • She managed to secure all but one of her animals - 5-month-old Mayson, a male gray tabby cat. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Crossing between London and Paris, this Dickensian story of disparate lives of alley cats versus aristocats paints a stark portrait of feline famine in prerevolutionary France and the inequities inherent between tabby cats and pure breeds. (buzzfeed.com)
  • Read below to learn about diseases that can be spread by cats and visit the Healthy People section to learn about staying healthy around pet cats. (cdc.gov)
  • We are knowledgeable about the most common diseases affecting cats, including diabetes, heart disease, thyroid disease and kidney disease. (vcahospitals.com)
  • Do you want to know how to prevent and treat the most common feline diseases with nutrition? (littlebigcat.com)
  • Read on for information about diseases and other medical inflictions that frequently impact cats. (aspca.org)
  • All of these diseases can spread to cats. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The product is classified as a weight-gain drug and can be used in cats with various underlying diseases associated with unintended weight loss. (reuters.com)
  • Common variations (polymorphisms) in the CAT gene and in regions of DNA that regulate the gene's activity may be associated with the risk of developing certain common, complex diseases. (medlineplus.gov)
  • However, it is unclear how polymorphisms in the CAT gene impact catalase activity, and how changes in the activity of this enzyme might influence a person's risk of developing these diseases. (medlineplus.gov)
  • By The Humane Society of America Many diseases common to cats can be prevented in two ways: by keeping your cat indoors, and by having your cat vaccinated according to your veterinarian's advice. (kctv5.com)
  • They can carry diseases and parasites, kill birds vital for keeping down destructive insect populations, and may even chase away your own pet cats if you allow them outside. (wikihow.com)
  • Note: humans cannot catch either of these feline-specific diseases. (wikihow.com)
  • This means that you'll have a large group of stray cats hanging around who will often fight each other for the food, spread diseases among themselves, and breed right in your backyard. (wikihow.com)
  • Hundreds of genes underlying canine diseases and traits are estimated to have been discovered, compared with as few as a dozen for cats. (scientificamerican.com)
  • The same home blood test monitors used in humans are used on cats, usually by obtaining blood from the ear edges or paw pads. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently it's been speculated, humorously perhaps, that cats just see humans as big clumsy cats. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Find out how cat genomes could help find some cures for humans! (catster.com)
  • The dog and cat study showed that neither species consistently increased oxytocin in humans. (theatlantic.com)
  • While they are not dangerous to humans, hibiscus plants are toxic to cats. (ehow.com)
  • Just like humans, cats fluctuate between slow-wave sleep and rapid-eye-movement sleep, also called REM sleep. (reference.com)
  • And with dogs out of the way, cats will overthrow the humans and you'll be given your much-deserved reward: 16 pounds of Monterrey Jack and the continent of Australia! (wikiquote.org)
  • This domestication of the cat occurred as humans transitioned from nomadic herding to raising crops and livestock. (redorbit.com)
  • It can be contracted by humans if they come into contact with the faeces of infected cats, or by consuming contaminated food or water. (www.nhs.uk)
  • As noted in the news, it can be carried by cats and transmitted to humans through contact with infected cat faeces. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The work will benefit both humans and felines, the researchers say, by mapping the mutations underlying conditions that afflict the two species, such as kidney disease. (scientificamerican.com)
  • In 2004, a team led by geneticist Leslie Lyons of the University of Missouri in Columbia (and owner of two female cats, Withers and Figaro) discovered that mutations that cause polycystic kidney disease - a major cause of renal failure in older individuals - occur in the same gene in humans and cats. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Humans can acquire the bug from the litterbox of a cat that has roamed around outside. (theweek.com)
  • By providing your cat with routine veterinary care and following the Healthy People tips, you are less likely to get sick from touching, petting, or owning a cat. (cdc.gov)
  • We are feline experts - our doctors and technicians pursue continuing education in feline medicine year round to stay abreast of the most current veterinary knowledge and technology. (vcahospitals.com)
  • As a cat parent, it is important to recognize the signs and symptoms of common illnesses so you can seek veterinary help for your feline friend in a timely manner if necessary. (aspca.org)
  • Should your cat receive a diagnosis of cancer, you may wish to consult a veterinary oncologist, often employed by specialty veterinary practices and teaching hospitals. (aspca.org)
  • Although reports vary, a healthy cat grooms himself up to 50 percent of the waking day, Dr. Cynthia McManis of Just Cats Veterinary Services tells WebVet.com . (petfinder.com)
  • If your cat is anxious at veterinary visits ('stress hyperglycemia'), your veterinarian may also measure fructosamine, a marker of chronic DM that is not affected by stress like glucose is. (newswire.ca)
  • While there is no cure for feline DM, this disease can be managed fairly well when you work with your veterinary healthcare team. (newswire.ca)
  • But the California Veterinary Medical Assn. said that with modern medical techniques -- especially laser surgery -- and appropriate pain management, cats are often up and walking shortly after awakening from anesthesia. (latimes.com)
  • Dinx, a 10-year-old female cat, was brought to the UC Davis veterinary hospital for evaluation of a low grade soft tissue sarcoma mass on her ear that grew back after surgical removal a year prior. (ucdavis.edu)
  • The best dental care program for your cat includes both regular veterinary visits with professional dental care as well as home dental care. (bellaonline.com)
  • Because metronidazole isn't approved for veterinary use, its manufacturers haven't established a dose for cats. (ehow.co.uk)
  • A recent study published in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association ("Comparison of effects of elective tenectomy or onychectomy in cats," Vol. 213, No. 3, August 1, 1998) found that, 24 hours after the procedure, cats who had undergone a tenectomy felt significantly less pain than did those who underwent an onychectomy. (kctv5.com)
  • This study confirms earlier research suggesting that the domestication of the cat started in the Fertile Crescent region," said Monika Lipinski, lead researcher on the study and a doctoral candidate in the School of Veterinary Medicine. (redorbit.com)
  • Diabetes in cats is a complex disease caused by either a lack of the hormone insulin or an inadequate response to insulin. (aspca.org)
  • Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease in cats, whereby either insufficient insulin response or insulin resistance lead to persistently high blood glucose concentrations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diabetes could affect up to 1 in 230 cats, and may be becoming increasingly common. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diabetes mellitus is less common in cats than in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • 80-95% of diabetic cats experience something similar to type-2 diabetes, but are generally severely insulin-dependent by the time symptoms are diagnosed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most cats have a type of diabetes mellitus similar to human diabetes mellitus type 2, with β-cell dysfunction and insulin resistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • GUELPH, ON , Aug. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Diabetes mellitus (DM) affects between 0.2 - 1% of cats in the general population. (newswire.ca)
  • How is Diabetes treated in cats? (newswire.ca)
  • Cats with well-controlled diabetes can live many years of high-quality life. (newswire.ca)
  • It is not unusual for cats to develop diabetes that requires insulin use and then to have a remission from the diabetes at a later time. (vetinfo.com)
  • Cat versions of type 2 diabetes, asthma, retinal atrophy and numerous other conditions have close similarities to human disease. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Keeping your cat indoors will protect her from certain skin cancers caused by repeated sun exposure and sunburn. (aspca.org)
  • Keep your cats indoors, and do not befriend neighborhood cats while pregnant! (aspca.org)
  • Environmental enrichment " refers to the enhancement made for cats living indoors and includes providing places for the cat to hide, giving him/her opportunities to express natural predatory behaviors via climbing posts, toys, etc., and more quality time between the cat and owner. (google.com)
  • Moreover the cats in the study spent the majority of their time indoors and therefore air and dust in the home is expected to contribute more than the outdoor environment", says Jana Weiss at the Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • To prevent this, keep cats indoors for at least two weeks after moving . (rspca.org.uk)
  • Cats become infected through flea bites, fights with other infected cats, or blood transfusions. (cdc.gov)
  • Young cats (less than 1 year of age), strays or cats living in shelters, cats with current or previous flea infestation, and cats that hunt are most likely to have the bacteria. (cdc.gov)
  • The tapeworm is spread when a cat or person swallows an infected flea. (cdc.gov)
  • How can I tell if my cat has a flea or tick infestation? (chicagotribune.com)
  • Flea and tick combs are useful in helping you check your cat. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Another common problem in cats is flea allergy dermatitis. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Only the adult flea lives on the cat. (facebook.com)
  • The salt and pepper appearance pet owners may notice in areas frequented by cats are flea eggs (white) and feces (brown). (facebook.com)
  • Larvae (the maggot stage) rely on flea eggs and feces as a food source (as well as tapeworm eggs, which is how cats are infected). (facebook.com)
  • NO flea collar - most are toxic and can kill your cat or make it sick. (yahoo.com)
  • Wash the cat with Dawn (original blue) and use a flea comb. (yahoo.com)
  • Don't use a flea collar, they never work right, and if the collar gets wet it can dump the entire pesticide load into the cat all at once, causing severe liver damage. (yahoo.com)
  • Even if you bathe your cat and kill all the fleas, chances are the flea eggs are already found their way to the carpeting in your home. (yahoo.com)
  • Protect your pet from pests simply and naturally with high-quality flea combs for cats and tick removal tools. (petsmart.com)
  • Gently brush your cat or kitten with the flea comb dipped in soapy water, which will kill and remove fleas and eggs, as well as fine debris and dust. (petsmart.com)
  • Some say the cat-dorable catestant has yet to be cat-dopted simply be-claws the 7-year-old puss is sporting a little Man-cat-tan meow-titude. (nypost.com)
  • Because Pynchon arrived in New York with no front claws, he became an indoor cat. (newyorker.com)
  • If it comes down to a cat being euthanized, losing its home or losing its claws," said association president Mark Nunez, "being euthanized or losing its home is a worse outcome. (latimes.com)
  • Cats have claws and fangs for protection from hunting. (latimes.com)
  • Do you trim your cats claws? (facebook.com)
  • Cats and their claws: it's a hot topic of discussion. (facebook.com)
  • With a new product that has cats scratching appropriately while keeping their claws, everybody wins. (facebook.com)
  • More than half of the cats who undergo this procedure can still use their claws to some extent, but cannot scratch normally. (kctv5.com)
  • Since the cat can't sharpen his claws, the claws quickly become rough, grow excessively, and must then be trimmed on a regular basis. (kctv5.com)
  • Educated cat owners can easily train their cats to use their claws in a manner that allows cat and owner to happily coexist. (kctv5.com)
  • Certain breeds are prone to specific cancers, but cats with white ears and heads are particularly susceptible to skin cancer . (aspca.org)
  • It also provides a warning for modern cat fanciers to make sure they maintain a broad genetic base as they further develop their breeds. (redorbit.com)
  • Leslie Lyons, an authority on cat genetics and principal investigator on this study, said: "More than 200 genetic disorders have been identified in modern cats, and many are found in pure breeds. (redorbit.com)
  • We hope that cat breeders will use the genetic information uncovered by this study to develop efficient breed-management plans and avoid introducing genetically linked health problems into their breeds. (redorbit.com)
  • Instead, development of cat breeds has been driven more by preferences for certain aesthetic qualities like coat color and color patterns. (redorbit.com)
  • Today, there are 50 recognized cat breeds. (redorbit.com)
  • These cats represented 17 populations of randomly bred cats from Europe, the Mediterranean, Asia, Africa and the Americas, as well as 22 recognized breeds. (redorbit.com)
  • DNA samples of most breeds were obtained at cat shows or were sent in upon the lab's request by cat owners in the United States. (redorbit.com)
  • Genetic markers called "microsatellite markers," commonly used for DNA profiling, were used to determine the genetic relationships of cat breeds, their geographic origins and the levels of genetic loss that have resulted from inbreeding. (redorbit.com)
  • Hypoallergenic" cat breeds will still make your eyes water. (technologyreview.com)
  • The cat tapeworm is a parasite spread to dogs, cats, and people through the ingestion of infected fleas. (cdc.gov)
  • Cats may swallow fleas when self-grooming. (cdc.gov)
  • You should routinely check your cat for fleas, ticks and other parasites. (chicagotribune.com)
  • One of the most common parasites that can be passed to cats from fleas is tapeworm. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Generally speaking, there's no reason to bathe a cat unless it has fleas or a skin condition. (treehugger.com)
  • Wild animals in Washington state do not carry plague germs, but people and domestic animals like dogs and cats could be bitten by infected fleas while traveling to other areas of the country. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Use Capstar to kill any fleas on the cat. (yahoo.com)
  • That will kill the fleas ON the cat, but any OFF the cat are in the environment and not dead. (yahoo.com)
  • but usually cats do not like being under water and just bathing your cat is not going to get rid of all fleas. (yahoo.com)
  • You need to take the cat to a vet for proper treatment, bathing will not kill fleas and anything you put on the cat may be toxic to the cat as anything you put on the cat, the cat licks, there are effective treatments that the vet can prescribe, and you have to treat any rugs and carpets that you have in the house. (yahoo.com)
  • Fleas on cats is more serious than fleas in dogs. (yahoo.com)
  • UC Davis researchers analyzed homemade cat food recipes and found none provided all essential nutrients for healthy adult cats. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Thirty percent of cat owners surveyed use food puzzles, according to a new study led by researchers at the University of California, Davis. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Researchers have found that felines can pick out their own names in a string of words, adding them to the list of other animals, including dogs, dolphins, and parrots that can understand human vocalization. (theonion.com)
  • In the study by Japanese researchers, cats reacted to their own name. (npr.org)
  • Researchers say it's the first evidence showing cats can understand spoken words. (npr.org)
  • So researchers in Japan set out to answer the question: Can a cat understand the difference between its name and any other random word that sounds like it? (npr.org)
  • But in a study published Thursday in the journal Scientific Reports, Japanese researchers devised a way to get results whether or not the cats cared to cooperate. (npr.org)
  • The results, researchers said, showed that the cats could identify their own names among other, similar words. (npr.org)
  • We conclude that cats can discriminate the content of human utterances based on phonemic differences," the researchers wrote. (npr.org)
  • For example, if a visitor calls cat A, but cat B approaches to the visitor and cat B gets petting and treats instead of cat A," that would "make name discrimination less relevant for these cats," researchers wrote. (npr.org)
  • In a new genetic study, researchers at the University of California, Davis, have concluded that all ancestral roads for the modern day domestic cat also lead back to the same locale. (redorbit.com)
  • The researchers collected samples of cheek cells from more than 11,000 cats. (redorbit.com)
  • From the DNA analysis, the researchers found that the cats were genetically clustered in four groups that corresponded with the regions of Europe, the Mediterranean basin, east Africa and Asia. (redorbit.com)
  • For example, the researchers found that the Persian breed, perhaps the oldest recognized pure breed, was not genetically associated with randomly bred cat populations from the Near East, but rather was more closely associated with randomly bred cats of Western Europe. (redorbit.com)
  • The researchers took blood samples from cats and gathered dust in the children's room, the adults' bedroom and the living room. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The researchers are asking private owners, breeders and even pet-food companies to donate the $7,500 needed to sequence the genome of a single cat, which could be one of a donor's choice. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Meet a cat that works as a receptionist at an animal hospital, a cat that loves to travel along the Italian coast, a cat that has a sixth finger on its paws that it uses to open doors, and many more this season of Cats 101. (apple.com)
  • Why Does Your Cat Like to Knead with Its Paws? (marthastewart.com)
  • Your cat may not enjoy playing in a bathtub full of water like this frisky feline, but if your furry friend is putting paws in the water bowl or splashing water on the floor, Dr. Arnold Plotnick suggests getting your cat a water foutain in which the water runs continually. (treehugger.com)
  • When Martin and Elisa Edwards of Berkeley, California visited an animal shelter ten years ago looking for a cat to adopt, one eager kitten took it upon himself to speed up the process and jumped on Elisa's lap to introduce himself. (ucdavis.edu)
  • This is because it is the remnants of the umbilical cord which the mother cat cuts with her teeth just after the kitten is born. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • In 2013, an ABC report found that a kitten Allerca tried to sell reporters was an ordinary cat from a local pet breeder. (technologyreview.com)
  • Anyone picking up a cat or kitten from a fosterer's home is still subject to the same home visits (pre and post homing) and the same terms and conditions as someone picking up a cat or kitten from an adoption centre. (wikipedia.org)
  • The vast majority of the public visit these places to adopt a cat or a kitten. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primarily a disease in younger cats, the virus doesn't always manifest symptoms, so it is important to have your cat tested regularly to prevent transmission and progression. (aspca.org)
  • Lorrie wrote' A positive cat can either convert to negative, or carry the virus all it's life and show no symptoms, or die, usually in their first year. (mail-archive.com)
  • A cat suffering from parasites may have vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, decreased appetite and other symptoms. (chicagotribune.com)
  • In a statement, Allerca says "individuals with known feline allergies were fully exposed to the Allerca GD cats without demonstrating any allergic reactions", but that the same people suffered swollen eyes, asthmatic symptoms, and hives when later exposed to ordinary cats. (newscientist.com)
  • Allergists typically tell people with severe asthma or allergies to get rid of cats to ease their symptoms. (newscientist.com)
  • But some of the symptoms that your cat has a dental disease can be hard to decipher. (catster.com)
  • From symptoms to treatments, here's everything you need to know about feline herpes - and what to do if your cat is diagnosed with feline herpesvirus. (catster.com)
  • If your cat ingests parts of a hibiscus plant, it could experience symptoms of gastric upset like nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. (ehow.com)
  • Your cat could stop eating because of these symptoms, resulting in health issues caused by anorexia, according to the ASPCA. (ehow.com)
  • Cats can also become infected with a virus that is closely related to HIV and experience symptoms similar to those of people with AIDS. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Located in historic Rittenhouse Square, VCA Cat Hospital of Philadelphia has been serving the Center City community for over 40 years, and we recently won Best Vet 2017 on Philly Happening List . (vcahospitals.com)
  • Joseph Goodman, AL.com , "On Willie Mays, his father and the final childhood summer of the Say Hey Kid," 17 June 2017 Cat Mountain Tr. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Mitch Mitchell, star-telegram.com , "Police report: Suspect in Denton murder back in Texas," 16 June 2017 Cat prowled beneath the shelf, but had no way to reach my little fish. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Elisabeth Egan, chicagotribune.com , "Algren Award finalist: "Water like air" by Rebecca Wurtz," 10 June 2017 Q. How worried should cat owners be about the parasite Toxoplasma gondii, especially with babies in the house? (merriam-webster.com)
  • Go to Cat Tuong in Kastanienallee for wow-factor vegan/vegetarian Vietnamese dishes- - Alexandra Pereira, Condé Nast Traveler , "How to Enjoy Berlin's Nightlife Like a Local," 8 May 2017 Today, the government is trying hard to eliminate cats from the landscape and is even involved in the invention of new cat poisons and gory things, which are upsetting to cat lovers. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Metronidazole for cats" last modified May 13, 2017. (ehow.co.uk)
  • He left several doors open in hopes the cats would escape, but search parties and live traps placed in the nearby woods have turned up no sign of them, she said. (ndtv.com)
  • When do the fox theater tickets for cats 8 aug 2016 go on sale? (excite.com)
  • Servals may not always take to litter boxes like most domesticated cats, and they will require a much larger box and more than one box around the house (at least 3 or 4). (youtube.com)
  • Cats will [bury their waste in] a litter box, if litter boxes are used [and provided] appropriately. (petfinder.com)
  • Since cats often use gardens as litter boxes, always wear gloves when gardening. (aspca.org)
  • Many cats with cystitis seem to be more reactive than usual and therefore providing separate secluded food, water, and litter boxes for patients in multi-cat households is recommended. (google.com)
  • Such pain, he said, can cause cats to avoid their litter boxes because it hurts them to dig. (latimes.com)
  • But a growing body of research suggests that a brain parasite idling in some litter boxes could really be leading unknowing cat owners to mental disorders, including bouts with schizophrenia. (theweek.com)
  • Our hospital is feline friendly and stress free, and our goal is to make each visit by our patients as gentle as possible. (vcahospitals.com)
  • 1) A male cat with an XY could not make this same pattern of fur. (acsh.org)
  • Each of these eight cells, after the X inactivation, continue to divide, over and over again, to create the millions of cells that make up the entire cat. (acsh.org)
  • Over the age of 12 years, the majority of cats have some form of arthritis which might make them less flexible and less likely to be able to clean all parts of their body. (petfinder.com)
  • But doesn't the litter box make cats dirty? (petfinder.com)
  • Does cat food make you big? (csmonitor.com)
  • When the time comes that quality of life is no longer there, that's when I make the final decision to put my cat to sleep. (medhelp.org)
  • Make sure that the crib and other baby sleeping-locations are off-limits to the cat. (aspca.org)
  • A newborn cannot turn over or even move her head at first, so a heat-seeking cat who chooses to cuddle up close to the baby's face could make it difficult for the child to breathe. (aspca.org)
  • A neck CAT scan is a painless test that uses a specialized X-ray machine to make images of the soft tissues and organs of the neck, including the muscles, throat, tonsils, adenoids, airways, thyroid, and other glands. (kidshealth.org)
  • Does anyone here make their own cat food? (reddit.com)
  • Check out six things to know about cat language that will make communicating with your cat a breeze. (catster.com)
  • Find out how to make life for a tripod cat as happy and healthy as possible. (catster.com)
  • Cats make you work to have a relationship with them, and I like that. (theatlantic.com)
  • Susan and the River Cats family strive, on a daily basis, to make Sutter Health Park the number one venue for entertainment in the Sacramento area. (milb.com)
  • In addition to his duties with the River Cats, he is a board member of Make-A-Wish, Vice President of the River Cats Foundation, member of the MIND Institute Advisory Committee at UC Davis, and member of the Sacramento Sports Commission Advisory Board. (milb.com)
  • Cats, she pointed out, simply don't have the facial muscles to make the variety of expressions a dog (or human) can. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Make others aware of your cause or show off your family and their accomplishments with the widest selection of customizable Pet Cats bumper decals and car stickers online. (cafepress.com)
  • But it's not the freebies that persuaded Jaime-Faye Bean to volunteer her 11-pound cat, Basha, to donate blood (his little sister, Booma, weighing in at seven pounds, didn't make the cut). (villagevoice.com)
  • Vacuuming your floors will reduce the number of eggs and fumigating the house will also work but make sure everyone, including the cat, are not in the house when fumigating. (yahoo.com)
  • One way to make the metronidazole tablets taste better to your cat is to order them from a compounding pharmacy that can prepare it as a flavoured tablet. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Gene-editing technology is eyed as the next step in the quest to create cats that don't make you sneeze. (technologyreview.com)
  • neutered toms make slightly less, and female cats less than that. (technologyreview.com)
  • David Avner, founder of Felix Pets, says he has been trying to make an allergy-free cat since about 2004 on a shoestring budget. (technologyreview.com)
  • Make every effort to make sure the cat doesn't have an owner. (wikihow.com)
  • Before you take an action with a cat you think is stray, check to make sure whether or not they have a collar. (wikihow.com)
  • A limited number of cats can be useful for catching gophers, rats, and mice, even if they won't make suitable pets. (wikihow.com)
  • But if you must let them outside, make sure they always have collars on to differentiate them from the stray cats in your neighborhood. (wikihow.com)
  • And make a vet appointment for both of them - sometimes if there is a health issue with one of the cats the other will attack - in the wild an unhealthy cat is often driven off as it's a risk - the sick cat would attract predators and put the colony in danger. (yahoo.com)
  • Plummeting costs for DNA sequencing now make it possible to do genomics cheaply - and cat genomics, long under-funded compared with similar efforts in dogs, is benefiting, he says. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Make sure cat carriers feel secure in transport, and introductions to new surroundings are gradual. (rspca.org.uk)
  • Can cats make their owners schizophrenic? (theweek.com)
  • The cats then make a huge paper plane. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lymphosarcoma or lymphoma (LSA), is one of the most common type of cancer in cats. (aspca.org)
  • Breast cancer is a common cancer for cats , but it can be avoided by having your cat spayed before her first heat cycle. (aspca.org)
  • Most common in cats, the back legs become weaker until the cat displays a plantigrade stance, standing on its hocks instead of on its toes as normal. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2004, Allerca, then based in Los Angeles, announced plans to genetically engineer cats so they would not produce the most common cat allergen, a protein called FEL D1 (See Doubts over plan for allergen-free cats ). (newscientist.com)
  • Cats are among the most common pets but also among the most widely blamed for allergic reactions because FEL D1 is the most potent pet allergen. (newscientist.com)
  • Mind you one of her present cats, which is a bit of a fiend with birds got some avian karma when apparently it has been pursued by a Common Buzzard a few times. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Though less common than their canine counterparts, therapy cats are making a tremendous difference in the lives of challenged children and lonely seniors. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Cats have the fewest teeth of all common domestic animals. (bellaonline.com)
  • The most common reason that cats purr is to show happiness or contentment. (reference.com)
  • Lilies are quite common in holiday flower arrangements and many varies, including (but not limited to) Tiger, Japanese Show and Asian, can cause feline kidney failure. (bellaonline.com)
  • Even without being terrorised by cucumbers, fearfulness and anxiety in cats are increasingly common problems for modern pet owners . (telegraph.co.uk)
  • If you are not sure that an acetaminophen capsule was ingested, the most common cause of sudden blindness in older cats is hypertension (high blood pressure) and treatment can sometimes allow reattachment of the retinas. (vetinfo.com)
  • Read this article to know 10 most common superstitions about white cats. (hubpages.com)
  • Toxoplasma gondii is a common parasite that can be found in many mammals, including cats. (www.nhs.uk)
  • A parasite sometimes found in cat feces can infiltrate the human brain, possibly making those infected behave more recklessly. (theweek.com)
  • Kathleen McAuliffe says in this month's issue of The Atlantic that Toxoplasma gondii , commonly found in cat feces, could be infecting as many as a million people a year. (theweek.com)
  • Wait - a parasite in cat feces? (theweek.com)
  • But the parasite can also reside in drinking water contaminated with cat feces, unwashed vegetables, or even undercooked meat. (theweek.com)
  • Every other cat-testant, from Nashville's frisky Opry to Miami's streetwise Cisco to even double-pawed Romeo from Los Angeles, has feline-ally found itself a home - or has one on the way. (nypost.com)
  • We also found that dogs reduced stress hormones better than cats (no surprise there! (theatlantic.com)
  • The Edwards had found their new cat, along with his sister, and adopted them both. (ucdavis.edu)
  • At least 13 mutations in the CAT gene have been found to cause acatalasemia, a condition characterized by very low catalase activity. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The CAT gene is found on chromosome 11 . (medlineplus.gov)
  • On several websites, I found a quote, which I can't seem to find today but basically it said that many cats with hyper-t will develop heart problems and even heart failture, but with treatment they will be alright or go back to normal. (yahoo.com)
  • This cat of many names can be found from Canada almost all the way to the Southernmost parts of South America, and is the second largest cat of the Americas behind the Jaguar. (hubpages.com)
  • The study found one minor exception to cats recognizing their name: cats that lived with others in a cat cafe. (npr.org)
  • The study shows that cats are exposed to chemicals found in electronics and furniture, chemicals that become dust and can adversely affect health. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Anti-Declawing Handbook for Cat Lovers! (littlebigcat.com)
  • I've just come from the twitter and facebook feeds and seen more than enough of the usual unhelpful polarisation of cat haters wanting to get their shotguns out and cat lovers saying it's just nature or cats do no harm. (bbc.co.uk)
  • True cat-lovers do not allow their cats to weigh as much as tiger cubs. (newyorker.com)
  • From a book full of art to a reflection on leopard print to an updated twist on paint by the numbers, discover a few books for cat lovers to check out. (catster.com)
  • Both efforts remain small, and cat lovers have been disappointed before. (technologyreview.com)
  • Cat urine , especially that of male cats, contains the putative cat pheromone 3-mercapto-3-methylbutan-1-ol (MMB), a compound that gives cat urine its typical odor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although FEL D1 is the dominant cat allergen, Wood told New Scientist that about 10% of people with cat allergies react to cat albumin, a protein released in increasing amounts in the urine as the cat ages. (newscientist.com)
  • Saw a program on PBS a number of years ago about domestic cats. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Domestic Longhair cats are of mixed breed and their temperaments can vary widely. (youtube.com)
  • This is longer than the typical domestic cat, and you should understand the responsibility of taking care of a wild animal for a long period of time before deciding to obtain one. (youtube.com)
  • Domestic cats recognize their names even though they may not act like they do, according to a new Japanese study. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • This includes the ubiquitous domestic cat, which has been introduced to every habitable continent and most of the world's larger islands. (redorbit.com)
  • a domestic cat , a pet cat , Felis silvestris catus , as opposed to bigger and wild living Felidae . (wiktionary.org)
  • Brown, egged on by his staff and proud of his wondrous green-eyed, pink-nosed acquisition, entered him in the domestic-house-pet division of the annual cat show at Madison Square Garden. (newyorker.com)
  • Andy Patrizio, Ars Technica , "EverQuest's long, strange 20-year trip still has no end in sight," 6 June 2019 Come breeding … Free-roaming domestic cats , a new book argues, are an environmental menace of staggering and still-escalating proportions. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Kevin, a 3-year-old male domestic longhair cat, required a CT scan to determine the extent of his maxillofacial injuries. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Arcturus, holds the Guinness World Record for tallest domestic cat. (ndtv.com)
  • Arcturus, a spotted Savannah who measures 19.05 inches high, in the fall won the Guinness World Record for tallest domestic cat. (ndtv.com)
  • A Guinness team came out to Farmington Hills to measure, he said, and when they noticed Arcturus - who's a hybrid between a serval, a kind of African wildcat, and a domestic cat - they decided to measure his height. (ndtv.com)
  • Cats are the domestic animal most likely to be diagnosed with rabies in the U.S. In 2009, 300 cases in cats were reported as compared to 81 dogs, 74 cattle, and 41 horses and mules. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Hybrid domestic cats are becoming popular among people who want a pet that is out of the ordinary. (hubpages.com)
  • Even today, most domestic cats remain self-sufficient, if necessary, and continue to be efficient hunters, even when provided with food. (redorbit.com)
  • At a meeting this week in San Diego, California, a close-knit group of geneticists unveiled the first results from an effort to sequence the genomes of 99 domestic cats . (scientificamerican.com)
  • What is a suitable environment for domestic cats? (rspca.org.uk)
  • Dr. Jean's best-selling e-book, What Cats Should Eat , updated for 2018! (littlebigcat.com)
  • The estimated number of cats being kept as pets outnumbered that of dogs for the second straight year in 2018, the Japan Pet Food Association said Tuesday. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The wild cat (Felis silvestris), sometimes "wildcat" or "wild-cat", is a small predator native to Europe. (redorbit.com)
  • Purring ability is one of the major factors that separates the two main genera of cats, Felis and Panthera. (reference.com)
  • Now based in San Diego, Allerca has abandoned genetic engineering to focus on selectively breeding cats that lack the version of the FEL D1 protein that triggers allergic reactions. (newscientist.com)
  • Tatia Woldt, Dallas News , "Dog About Town: Take your pooch to a birthday party this weekend," 21 June 2019 Getting the 51 votes in the same room and on the same date has been like herding cats for Bevin administration officials because legislators have summer travel plans. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Rafael Olmeda, sun-sentinel.com , "Broward Public Defender loses home, three pets in Plantation fire," 17 June 2019 The company's name is a whimsical invention of two characters: Biggs, who's based on the family's cat , and Featherbelle, who's a combination of Kasey and Kelly. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Christine Condon, baltimoresun.com , "Sisters, entrepreneurs expand body care business to new home in Howard County," 11 June 2019 Leading a raid of 50+ people, usually none of whom are in the same room, was and remains worse than herding cats . (merriam-webster.com)
  • Tim Flannery, The New York Review of Books , "Natalie Angier," 9 May 2019 Guess Meredith Grey and Olivia Benson (Taylor's cats , that is) like a good deal. (merriam-webster.com)
  • If your daughter is pregnant, it's important to tell the technician or doctor because there's a small chance that the radiation from the CAT scan may harm the developing baby. (kidshealth.org)
  • Some cats start spraying in the house. (tripod.com)
  • An article was posted today in NBCNews featuring the heroics of other house cats. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Image of a clawless house cat named Jack that chased a bear up a tree. (scienceblogs.com)
  • tags: house cat, black bear, cat chases bear up a tree Jack, el gato con corazón de león Notice the tiny orange dot at the base of the tree. (scienceblogs.com)
  • That's Jack, the house cat. (scienceblogs.com)
  • In another article on the linked site, a cat woke up its sleeping human when there was a gas leak in the house that could have caused a fatal explosion: somehow the cat associated the smell of the gas with danger. (scienceblogs.com)
  • You may have seen the refrigerator magnet that reads, "The only self-cleaning thing in this house is the cat. (petfinder.com)
  • The House has passed legislation to outlaw the slaughter of dogs and cats for food - a practice that, although rare, is still legal in 44 states. (usatoday.com)
  • A bipartisan bill passed by the House this week would outlaw the slaughter of dogs and cats for food in the United States. (usatoday.com)
  • WASHINGTON - The House has passed legislation that would outlaw the slaughter of dogs and cats for food - a practice that, although rare, is still legal in 44 states. (usatoday.com)
  • The House also passed a nonbinding resolution urging other nations to end the dog and cat meat trade . (usatoday.com)
  • The House action was cheered by animal rights groups, who say there is a small underground market for dog and cat meat in the United States. (usatoday.com)
  • Whether you are naming a pet tiger, a tiger for a zoo exhibit, a tiger stuffed animal, or even a house cat that wishes it were a tiger, you will likely find a perfect name match on this list! (hubpages.com)
  • By The Humane Society of America Outfitting a house for a new cat isn't nearly as complicated as it may seem. (kctv5.com)
  • Sometimes the words weren't just nouns, but the names of other cats that lived in the house. (npr.org)
  • Cats' Internal Exposure to Selected Brominated Flame Retardants and Organochlorines Correlated to House Dust and Cat Food , J. Norrgran Engdahl, A. Bignert, B. Jones, I. Athanassiadis, Å. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Creating an inviting environment for your house cat will keep them happy and healthy in the home. (rspca.org.uk)
  • Cats need time to adjust and settle if you move house. (rspca.org.uk)
  • Butch the cat, who is also owned by George and Joan, telephones his friends Lightning, Topsy, and Meathead (who is for some reason portrayed as a gray cat instead of a brown cat with a red toupee, likely to prevent confusion between him and Lightning) to come to a party at his house. (wikipedia.org)
  • The three cats attempt to sneak into the house but are seen by Spike. (wikipedia.org)
  • Butch uses Morse Code to tell the cats to try digging into the house. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cats then attempt to use a tandem bicycle to get into the house. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cats run the front gate over and head towards the house. (wikipedia.org)
  • Do you want to understand how to feed your cat for optimal health and long life? (littlebigcat.com)
  • Too much or too little grooming can indicate that the cat has a health problem and needs to see a vet. (petfinder.com)
  • Then, if this was me, I'd think about how old my cat is, other health problems, and quality of life issues. (medhelp.org)
  • Jeff Savage is the River Cats' President and oversees the operations of the baseball team, stadium, and land development around Sutter Health Park. (milb.com)
  • As we begin this month long celebration of dental health, here are some interesting and educational facts about cat dental health. (bellaonline.com)
  • Dog and cat bites account for $30 million in annual health care costs nationwide and 1% of ER visits. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Party noise makers can scare your cat and threaten his/her health and sense of well-being. (bellaonline.com)
  • Cat health? (yahoo.com)
  • X Research source Feeding cats the wrong diet can cause health problems and ultimately lessen the length of their lives. (wikihow.com)
  • If both are spayed and there is no health issue (as confirmed by you vet, not by you) it's very possible you will need to rehome the newest cat. (yahoo.com)
  • A Whanganui cat owner living in Gonville Ave is distressed by the disappearance of three of her pets and mystified as to what has become of them. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • For the rest, it starts with the need for cat owners to step up and take more responsibility for their pets, and in some cases get their heads out of the sand and accept the harm they can do in the first place. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Bacteria are most often the cause of bad breath in cats (pets). (bellaonline.com)
  • Uncooked bread dough can be life-threatening for our cats/pets. (bellaonline.com)
  • Out of the many types of animals being kept as pets in the United States, domesticated cats take the prize of being the biggest threat to the environment as a carnivorous, invasive species. (hubpages.com)
  • Eventually, cats also became pets but were never fully domesticated. (redorbit.com)
  • Cats are also credited with promoting socialization among older individuals and physically or mentally disabled people. (cdc.gov)
  • Although cats are great companions, cat owners should be aware that sometimes cats can carry harmful germs that can cause a variety of illnesses in people, ranging from minor skin infections to serious illnesses. (cdc.gov)
  • People can be exposed to the bacteria through the scratch or lick of an infected cat. (cdc.gov)
  • As with people, cats can get various kinds of cancer. (aspca.org)
  • Some scientific studies suggest that it is not uncommon for people to infect cats with seasonal influenza viruses. (cdc.gov)
  • CDC has long-standing guidance for cat owners , including that people wash their hands with soap and running water after contact with cats, cat saliva or stool, and after cleaning a litter box. (cdc.gov)
  • Feel like venting to all my cat people! (city-data.com)
  • It's plausible that some people could benefit - if they have $4000 for a cat," Wood says. (newscientist.com)
  • I wasn't sure where else to ask and figured there might be some people that know about proper cat nutrition. (reddit.com)
  • Dogs are simply more "people-oriented" than cats, and previous pet ownership seems to have trained our brains to bond with them. (theatlantic.com)
  • Cats, dogs and ferrets that bite people are placed under rabies quarantine for 10 days. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Many people foods are not good for cats. (bellaonline.com)
  • Dogs and cats provide love and companionship to millions of people and should not be slaughtered and sold as food," Buchanan said. (usatoday.com)
  • However, individuals in most states can kill and eat a dog or cat or sell the meat to other people. (usatoday.com)
  • But this sounds interesting for people whose cats do scratch. (facebook.com)
  • Cats, with their penchant for hunting mice, rats and other rodents, became useful companions as people domesticated, grew and stored wild grains and grasses. (redorbit.com)
  • You don't want people trapping your cat because they think it is a stray cat too. (wikihow.com)
  • Cooking for cats can be a great way to get your cats the proteins they need, and it can also be a very enjoyable pastime for the people making it. (wikihow.com)
  • Some people have even had success with "video tapes for cats," but it's nothing one should count on. (pbs.org)
  • The truth is there were more powerful people interested in dogs," says Stephen O'Brien, director of the Theodosius Dobzhansky Center for Genome Bioinformatics in St Petersburg, Russia, who led the initial cat-sequencing efforts. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Cats Protection, formerly The Cat Protection League, is a UK charity dedicated to rescuing and rehoming stray, unwanted or homeless cats and educating people about cats and cat welfare. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, a 2012 study that we discussed linked cat ownership with an increased risk of suicide . (www.nhs.uk)
  • He has been declawed (prior to my ownership) and is an indoor cat with neuroses. (pbs.org)
  • At our site, we keep our costs low so we are able to offer the lowest prices on tickets for the most sought after events, events such as Cats Fabulous Fox Theatre Ga. You never see an extravagant advertisement campaign for our site. (excite.com)
  • After two years of service, the hospital puts the felines up for adoption. (villagevoice.com)
  • To find good homes for cats in need To support and encourage the neutering of cats To improve people's understanding of cats and their care In 2013 the charity helped over 194,000 cats (rehoming around 42,000 of these and neutering 158,000) and its network had 29 adoption centres (formerly shelters), 250+ volunteer-run branches, two rehoming centres, 69 charity shops and approximately 9,000 volunteers and staff located throughout the UK. (wikipedia.org)
  • Instead of visiting a dedicated adoption centre, the person wishing to adopt a cat usually visits it in another person's home. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a calico cat, the gene that dictates fur color happens to be located on the X chromosome. (acsh.org)
  • The CAT gene provides instructions for making pieces (subunits) of an enzyme called catalase. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The mutations that cause acatalasemia occur in both copies of the CAT gene in each cell, and they reduce the activity of catalase to less than 10 percent of normal. (medlineplus.gov)
  • A related condition called hypocatalasemia occurs when only one of the two copies of the CAT gene in each cell has a mutation. (medlineplus.gov)
  • CAT gene polymorphisms may also be associated with high blood pressure (hypertension), a skin condition called vitiligo, thinning of the bones (osteoporosis), and elevated levels of cholesterol and other fats (lipids) in the blood, which increase the risk of heart attack and stroke. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Cats and their gene pools spread rapidly around the world as ancient civilizations developed trade routes. (redorbit.com)
  • Two US companies say they plan to use gene editing to modify cats so they don't cause allergies. (technologyreview.com)
  • Chapman says his lab hopes to use the gene-editing tool CRISPR to try to remove the gene that makes Fel d 1 from cat cells. (technologyreview.com)
  • The beauty of dogs and cats as companions is that we don't have to raise them to go out into the world and be successful. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The bipartisan bill by Florida Reps. Vern Buchanan, a Republican, and Alcee Hastings, a Democrat, would amend the federal Animal Welfare Act to ban the slaughter of dogs and cats for human consumption in the United States. (usatoday.com)
  • Taiwan last year became the first Asian government to outlaw the slaughter of dogs and cats for human consumption. (usatoday.com)
  • It is illegal in all states for slaughterhouses to handle dogs and cats, and it's illegal for stores to sell the meat. (usatoday.com)
  • The approval makes the ointment, Mirataz, the first approved treatment for cats with the potentially fatal condition, the company said. (reuters.com)
  • Cat blood can only be stored for a short time-30 days at the longest-and comes in two types, A and B. Tranfusing the wrong kind is almost always fatal. (villagevoice.com)
  • Research has shown that cats can provide emotional support, improve moods, and contribute to the overall morale of their owners. (cdc.gov)
  • Some cat owners opt for no treatment of the cancer, in which case palliative care, including pain relief, should be considered. (aspca.org)
  • Now they're missing following a fire that destroyed their home, and their owners are offering a very big reward to whoever finds them and two other cats: $25,000 each - or $100,000 for all four - to be paid in bitcoin. (ndtv.com)
  • Most pet cat owners wisely choose to have tom cats neutered by the age of six months, before they have a chance to breed. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Another hospital in the city, Animal Medical Center, also has problems staying stocked, but keeps its own supply of donors on hand, 20 cats, all abandoned by former owners. (villagevoice.com)
  • Some cats become so inactive that their owners are reluctant to continue the medication. (vetinfo.com)
  • Upon noticing blood in the stool many cat owners may become concerned, perhaps primarily because they have learned to associate the presence of blood with the intimidating letter ''C'', however, it may be reassuring for. (hubpages.com)
  • Property owners may be fined by local governments for not handling cat problems. (wikihow.com)
  • My wife thinks I'm going to be assassinated by cat owners,' he sighs. (utne.com)
  • A recent study identifies five feline personality types - which personality type is your cat? (catster.com)
  • I agree with the authors that it cannot tell us if cats represent their names as a label that identifies them, but it is interesting that they do attend to it as a special signal, probably associated with rewards such as food and petting," said Vonk, who was not involved in the study. (npr.org)
  • So, what are the risks associated with cats and anesthesia and how do you care for cats after anesthesia? (catster.com)
  • I reckon the first cat I mentioned (a Siamese) would often catch up to 10 prey items a day during the warmer months. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Whether you want to find a name for a Siamese cat that speaks to her beautiful. (bhg.com)
  • The calico cat is one example of an important genetic process that is incredibly fascinating at the same time. (acsh.org)
  • The cat may need time to adjust to the style and skills of the new caregiver. (aspca.org)
  • With the baby safely at rest, now's the perfect time to grab a catnap with your favorite feline. (aspca.org)
  • CRF cats don't get protein in the traditional diets and so the body will eat it's own muscles up over time leading to weight loss and frailty. (medhelp.org)
  • with time and experience, both you and your cat will adapt to these injections very well. (newswire.ca)
  • As Brown recalls, 'I put this very large cat into this very heavy carrier and had a devil of a time hailing cabs on freezing-cold mornings. (newyorker.com)
  • Max-Arthur, the Roomba-riding cat of YouTube fame, enjoys a good soak in the bath from time to time. (treehugger.com)
  • Nine cats were diagnosed with congestive heart failure at the time of endocarditis diagnosis. (nih.gov)
  • It's the most wonderful time of the year, but the holiday season creates its own set of possible dangers for our cats. (bellaonline.com)
  • She's been with me for a long time, so essentially my cat. (facebook.com)
  • Use very warm water (but not dangerously hot) and dry it after the bath using a towel and then a hair dryer to minimize the amount of time your cat feels cold. (yahoo.com)
  • So your new cat is female -- time to find the perfect girl cat name for your. (bhg.com)
  • It is a good idea to carefully monitor these cats because many will eventually need insulin again in the future, although it may be some time before the need surfaces again. (vetinfo.com)
  • Only then was it time to say the name - and see how the cats responded. (npr.org)
  • This suggests that cats brought to the New World by European settlers have not had sufficient time to develop significant genetic differentiation from their Western European ancestors. (redorbit.com)
  • Over time, more and more cats will begin to show up for the food you are putting out. (wikihow.com)
  • The core idea of the infamous cat paradox is that it's both alive and dead at the same time, existing in a mix of both right up until the box is opened. (scienceblogs.com)
  • By continuing to brush the cat less and less over time (say 10 strokes the first 2 days, 9 strokes the next two days, etc), the cat should get used to initiating eating with fewer & fewer strokes, then with just a "hand" stroke or two on the head, until just standing next to him should be sufficient. (pbs.org)
  • Not all cats are going to like each other or get along all the time. (yahoo.com)
  • My cats get into little fights from time to time, and I just break it up and put them in their own personal spaces. (yahoo.com)
  • It's a great time to be in cat genomics," says William Murphy, a geneticist at Texas A&M University in College Station who is involved in the effort. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Hibiscus plants are toxic to cats and dogs. (ehow.com)
  • Many Christmas/holiday plants are toxic to cats if ingested. (bellaonline.com)
  • I have spent the past day updating this page with plants that are toxic to cats. (facebook.com)
  • There are many plants and flowers which are toxic to cats in differing levels. (facebook.com)
  • We look at plants which are toxic to cats in alphabetical order. (facebook.com)
  • Cats commonly become infected by eating contaminated raw meat and shed the bacteria in their poop. (cdc.gov)
  • Panther is a broad term referring to any black big-cat species, but most commonly leopards and jaguars. (reference.com)
  • I've been told that the brushing mimics the mother cats licking which stimulates the eating reflex. (pbs.org)
  • A native of Amarillo, Texas, and graduate of UCLA, Susan is entering her 10th season as the sole majority owner of the Sacramento River Cats. (milb.com)
  • Now as the General Manager of the Sacramento River Cats, Chip oversees the business operations. (milb.com)