Kitty Conduct: How To Tell If My Cat Is Sick And Other Mysteries My Cat Wishes I Knew

SONY DSCAs cat owners, we want to take the best possible care of our whiskered friends. Given the secretive nature of cats, this can sometimes present challenges. While it’s often easy to tell when a cat is happy or upset, a cat’s somewhat secretive nature can make it difficult to determine if he or she is ill or to figure out what is just “not quite right”.

Until a reliable Meow-To-English translator comes on the market, we will have to use our best judgment of our own kitty and our knowledge of cat behavior in general to determine what and how our pets are feeling. Vaughn Road Veterinary Clinic offers you this guide to get you started down the path to interpreting your feline friend’s subtle cues. Continue…

Feline Love Fest: Why We Love Cats

VRVC_iStock_000000393434_Medium“When she walked…she stretched out long and then like a little tiger, and held her head high to look over the grass as if she were treading the jungle.” -Sarah Orne Jewett

We have never met a feline that didn’t absolutely melt our collective hearts, but many people may wonder why we love cats so much. Perhaps it is the glorious bravado a feline employs as his or her modus operandi that accounts for our utter devotion, or maybe we love cats simply because they are all oh-so-lovable! From their incomparable personalities to their jaw-dropping abilities, we have to admit, cats take the catnip-frosted cake.

We know we aren’t alone in this feline fixation, right, cat-lovers? So, without further adieu, let the feline love fest begin… Continue…