Cat Health: Behavior & Symptoms

Why do cats act the way they do? Learn about symptoms and behaviors unique to felines.

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Cat Talk 101: How to Understand What Felines Are Saying

It’s 8:26 a.m. There is movement on the bed and a very polite “meow” accompanied by a gentle prod with a paw.  “Are you awake?” Ziggy, my feline...
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Everything Catnip – What We Know About This Feline Favorite

What’s the buzz about cats and catnip? Well, for starters, felines are literally led by their noses to this herb. “Cats are drawn to catnip by its scent...
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Why Do Cats Purr?

I do not always see Casey, my 7-year-old ginger cat – approach me and then gently leap on the sofa to sit on my lap. But I can...
Sneezing Cat

Why Does My Cat Sneeze?

If cats could blow their noses, the world might be a better place, says Elaine Wexler-Mitchell, DVM, DABVP, who has had a feline practice for 30 years and...