Common Cat Illnesses

Common Cat Illnesses

Like us, cats can suffer from a variety of different illnesses; cats can get sick from ingesting something they shouldn’t have, from a genetic illness, from their environments, etc.. Of course having an indoor cat means lessened risks for some diseases, but it doesn’t...
Cosmetic Procedures

Cosmetic Procedures

We as human beings have a tendency to modify and change things that don’t necessarily suit our lives, and that has extended to modifying our animals as well. In this case, I’m talking about ear cropping and declawing — two controversial practices that were once...
Preparing for a New Kitten

Preparing for a New Kitten

Bringing a kitten home is one of the most exciting things you can do! Much like puppies, or really any baby animal, they do require preparation and awareness. Kittens are so sweet and playful, and in some ways they’re easier to deal with than puppies, but they still...
Parvo

Parvo

The word “parvo” may seem harmless to the average person, but to anyone working with animals, it’s synonymous with “definite cause for concern”. Parvo is a highly contagious virus that causes an infectious gastrointestinal illness in puppies generally, but also often...
Preparing for a New Puppy

Preparing for a New Puppy

Bringing a new puppy home is certainly an exciting task, however many people underestimate just how much preparation and care has to go into this venture! There are also a number of expectations that either have to be met, or sometimes even relinquished (such as the...