February 25, 2020

Common Cat Skin Conditions

We hate to see our beloved feline friends suffering any form of discomfort, and unfortunately skin conditions are often the culprit. The condition of a cat’s […]
November 22, 2019

What is my cat trying to tell me?

Communication is second nature to us humans, and often we forget that our feline friends also have their way of communicating with each other, and with […]
October 15, 2019

Why do cats wander, I wonder?

Kitty has been missing for a few hours. You begin to panic. You find her next door, happily lying on the neighbour’s patio in the sun. […]
April 9, 2018

Seven Ways to Keep Your Cat Healthy

Cats are fairly low-maintenance creatures, as pets go. They groom themselves, spend most of the day sleeping, and relieve themselves in a designated area. Just make […]
May 23, 2015

A warm cat is a happy cat

How to protect your feline friend when the mercury dips While South African winters are not as extreme as in other parts of the world, even […]
May 23, 2015

* Cough * Splutter * Spit * Vomit – Hairball!

How to treat hairballs in cats Your alarm goes off. You push the snooze button. Begrudgingly, you swing your legs over the bed and start to […]
October 22, 2014

SHOULD I WASH MY CAT?

  Should I wash my cat? Washing your cat – the mere thought sends you to the pharmacy to stock up on plasters and bandages. Fortunately, […]
July 11, 2014

Why is my cat losing his hair?

By Dr Megan Kelly As with dogs, skin conditions can be extremely frustrating to solve and they often end with several visits to the vet to […]
May 9, 2014

Help! My cat’s going bald!

Cats spend most of their waking life grooming themselves, so you can be forgiven if you don’t notice excessive grooming right away. In fact, you might […]
April 30, 2014

Dealing with aggressive cats.

It is in a feline’s DNA to display some sort of aggression, be it in the form of predation, social interaction or simply rough play. The […]
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