• Plants That Are Not Toxic To Cats & Best Cat Grass In my last DIY cheap catio post, I mentioned that I got plants that are not toxic to cats for my balcony.  I spent so much time at Lowe’s and scavenged online looking for plants that are not toxic to cats.  Here, I will […]

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  • Here’s how I turned my balcony into a catproof safe balcony netting (for all pets really).  After moving into the new apartment on the fourth floor, I couldn’t wait to create an outdoor space on the balcony for Nala and Charlie. But, I wanted to make sure the balcony was completely catproof with a safety […]

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  • Let’s face it – you can’t MAKE your cat do anything. But, if you’re lucky, here’s how to get your cat to sleep with you. With mutual consent.  If you’re searching for this topic, chances are, your cat doesn’t sleep with you yet. Right?  The first thing you should ask yourself is whether your cat […]

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  • When my cats got fleas for the first time in the beginning of the year, I was totally lost, but I got through it.  But this time, MUCH to my dismay, the same cat flea treatment DIDN’T WORK!! Well, more tragically, Charlie became allergic to the old treatment, so I had to scramble to find […]

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  • After hours and hours of research and many many dollars spent trying different cat foods, here is a collection of helpful tips on the best cat feeding guide and what I feed my cats (for both wet and dry).  Dry vs Wet Food For Cats One of the first questions I had about what to […]

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  • If your cat has ever had black specks on the cat skin (not fleas), then skin fold dermatitis might be one of the reasons.  A few months ago, Charlie, my big fluffy orange cat, had black specks on his upper lip. I knew they weren’t because of fleas, I combed them with a flea comb […]

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  • After a visit to the veterinary ER and some $200 later, I now know what to do when my cat has an onset of urinary tract infection (UTI). I had a feeling Nala had a UTI, but I had to take her to the ER anyway because she had never had it, and I didn’t […]

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  • [NOTE BEFORE YOU READ: BELOW WAS WRITTEN IN JANUARY 2019. MY CATS GOT FLEAS AGAIN IN NOVEMBER 2019, AT WHICH TIME I UPDATED THEIR CAT FLEA TREATMENT DUE TO AN ALLERGIC REACTION. YOU CAN READ THE UPDATED CAT FLEA TREATMENT HERE.] If you’ve ever been in the situation where you comb through your cat’s fur […]

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  • A couple of months ago, I was able to test out the JetBlue cat policy by flying from New York to San Diego with 2 cats. And last year, I drove across country with 2 cats from San Diego to Toronto over 5 days in a minivan. So, I have now successfully traveled with my […]

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  • I love my cats dearly but they also annoy me SO much sometimes. They wake me up every morning begging for food and they knock everything off the counter and shelf if I ignore them. Charlie also bullies Nala and they’re always fighting. A part of the problem is  I live in a small one-bedroom […]

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