Cats

Could your pet benefit from a more natural diet? Photo: Tony Alter A while back, at a pet blogging conference called BlogPaws, I attended a session by Robbin and Joseph Everett, hosts of the popular live web radio show “Pets Teach Us So Much.” Their session was engaging, highly informative and fun — hey, there
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The 2018 ASPCA Humane Awards winners included cockapoo Noah, left; a service cat named D-O-G, center; Kid of the Year Roman McConn; and a Lab mix named Bear, right, who sniffs out digital evidence that takes down sex offenders. Photos: Dave Baker/Petful On Thursday, Nov. 15, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to
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Russian Blues have vivid green eyes. Photo: iStock.com/Liudmila Anufrieva 1. Key Characteristics Weight: 10–14 pounds Life Expectancy: 15–20 years The Russian Blue is a medium-sized, graceful cat with a blue coat and beautiful green eyes. The short coat has silver-tipped blue fur, and the cats’ deep, vivid emerald eyes are quite piercing. Large, flared ears flank the wedge-shaped
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When dogs play with catnip toys: This cute dog “thinks she’s a cat,” says the photographer, Ted Fu. Most cats love catnip. The nepetalactone in catnip makes cats react to this plant in different ways1. Some cats go crazy over catnip, while others just enjoy a peaceful naptime from its effects. Catnip is neither addictive
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How to Get Your Puppy Used to Their Name If this the first time your dog has had a name, it may take a while for them to learn their identity. Here’s how to train a puppy to know their name: Start by using the name in general situations, but don’t say it excessively. Next,
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This is Princess Cheeto, in all her glory. Photos courtesy Hugo Martinez. She has graced the cover of Modern Cat magazine. She’s been endorsed by Comedy Central and Buzzfeed. The popular website I Can Haz Cheeseburger? dubbed her 118,000-follower Instagram site “the coolest Instagram feed.” And it all started with a simple rescue. She is
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We look forward to our Halloween costume contest all year, and once again we’re excited to announce the winners of this year’s contest. Without further ado, here’s the winners’ list: Grand Prize Winner (Chosen by a Petful judging panel) Layla as Chucky Layla the pug as Chucky, and her human Casey Howard as the hapless
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White cats and black cats are both held as symbols in several different stories and myths.By: jessicaarisa The Edwardian beauty in the illustration is wearing an elegant, low-cut black evening gown. She is seated on a lady’s chair with a fan in one hand; the other is extended to 2 white Angoras, who are gazing
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View this post on Instagram Ahahahahahah #catwalk #real #vakkoesmod A post shared by H (@hknylcn) on Oct 25, 2018 at 7:20am PDT //www.instagram.com/embed.js The haute couture on display during the Vakko ESMOD International fashion show at the Emaar Square Mall in Istanbul, Turkey, this week didn’t seem to impress a white and grey cat, who invaded the catwalk
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Last week PEOPLE reported on a wild baboon holding up a baby monkey Lion King-style. Now we have an epic tale of feline love and war that rivals anything Disney could make up. On Oct. 11, South African big cat sanctuary LIONSROCK and animal advocacy group Four Paws International played matchmaker for two second-chance lions. One of the cats,
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No one likes cat poop, and now, unfortunately, no species can seem to escape the icky substance. According to Live Science, a recent study published in the journal Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, which tested the hearts and brains of 34 dead beluga whales from the waters near Canada’s St. Lawrence Estuary, found that 15 whales were infected with Toxoplasma gondii
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Try adding some cat-friendly plants to your outdoor “catio.” By: PactoVisual Cats are funny creatures; their personalities range widely between shy and retiring to energetic and outgoing — and everything in between. As such, it can be difficult to find products that are just right for your cat, especially if you have a multi-cat (and
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Young Burmese cats may have pointed coat colors that darken over time. By: pixabay 1. Key Characteristics Weight: 8–12 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 15 years Burmese are medium-sized cats with a compact and muscular body. The body is surprisingly heavy, topped with a rounded head. The large eyes are quite expressive. The short, glossy single coat
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It’s Black Cat Awareness Month. By: web-art style Those of us who love cats don’t usually have much trouble working them into just about any event. Once, as a friend’s matron of honor and sole attendant, I ended up having to plan her bridal shower all by myself. She was a staunch cat person, and
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Being a vet means getting up close and personal with many different types of animals. By: YamaBSM Many people aspire to become a vet. It is, after all, a dream job. But how does the reality match up to the dream? What qualities does an aspiring vet need to possess to stay sane and meet their
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