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The holidays are here! Time to reward your family members with tokens of appreciation by hanging a holiday stocking and stuffing it with trinkets and treats they’ll love — and since cats are part of the family, why not give your furriest family member a stocking, too? Here are 10 purr-fect stocking stuffer ideas for […]
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10 Under $10 Stocking Stuffers for Your Cat

The holidays are here! Time to reward your family members with tokens of appreciation by hanging a holiday stocking and stuffing it with trinkets and treats they’ll love — and since cats are part of the family, why not give your furriest family member a stocking, too? Here are 10 purr-fect stocking stuffer ideas for […] The post 10 Under $10 Stocking Stuffers for Your Cat appeared first on The Catington Post.

They say you should never look a gift horse in the mouth, but finding flaws in holiday presents could save pet parents an unexpected trip to the vet—and a blow to their budgets. Petplan claims data shows that treatments during a holiday week can cost twice as much (or more!) than at other times of […]
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The Holiday Gifts You Hate Getting Can Also Make Your Pet Sick

They say you should never look a gift horse in the mouth, but finding flaws in holiday presents could save pet parents an unexpected trip to the vet—and a blow to their budgets. Petplan claims data shows that treatments during a holiday week can cost twice as much (or more!) than at other times of […] The post The Holiday Gifts You Hate Getting Can Also Make Your Pet Sick appeared first on The Catington Post.

Most feline infectious diseases affect only cats (and most human infectious diseases affect only humans) but as a cat parent, you should be aware that some diseases can be transmitted between cats and people. These are called zoonotic diseases. Ringworm Although the name suggests it, ringworm isn’t caused by a worm at all! It’s actually a fungal infection that […]
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Diseases You Can Catch From Your Cat (…and vice versa!)

Most feline infectious diseases affect only cats (and most human infectious diseases affect only humans) but as a cat parent, you should be aware that some diseases can be transmitted between cats and people. These are called zoonotic diseases. Ringworm Although the name suggests it, ringworm isn’t caused by a worm at all! It’s actually a fungal infection that […] The post Diseases You Can Catch From Your Cat (…and vice versa!) appeared first on The Catington Post.

Cats and Christmas. While separately both are loved, those two words together strike panic and fear among the humans who share their homes with a cat. How many of us forgo even putting up a tree because we just know our feline friends will seek to destroy it? (raises hand) This Christmas ad featuring twenty-two […] The post MUST SEE: Cats Totally Destroy a Holiday Wonderland in This Hilarious Commercial appeared first on The Catington Post.

MUST SEE: Cats Totally Destroy a Holiday Wonderland in This Hilarious Commercial

Cats and Christmas. While separately both are loved, those two words together strike panic and fear among the humans who share their homes with a cat. How many of us forgo even putting up a tree because we just know our feline friends will seek to destroy it? (raises hand) This Christmas ad featuring twenty-two […] The post MUST SEE: Cats Totally Destroy a Holiday Wonderland in This Hilarious Commercial appeared first on The Catington Post.

The sight of your pet after a long and tiring day is bliss. The few minutes that you spend playing, cuddling them can give you a whirlwind of energy. And similarly, seeing their owners return home after a long day of cat napping and chasing imaginary mice is also the most exciting part of the […] The post 5 Tips To Help Your Cat With Separation Anxiety appeared first on The Catington Post.

5 Tips To Help Your Cat With Separation Anxiety

The sight of your pet after a long and tiring day is bliss. The few minutes that you spend playing, cuddling them can give you a whirlwind of energy. And similarly, seeing their owners return home after a long day of cat napping and chasing imaginary mice is also the most exciting part of the […] The post 5 Tips To Help Your Cat With Separation Anxiety appeared first on The Catington Post.

We’re all familiar with military dogs, but are military cats actually a thing? Yes – they are! While not as common as their canine counterparts, cats have bravely served our US Armed Forces and other militaries around the world for generations. Here are some of their stories: “Pfc. Hammer” decided to move in with the troops […]
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5 Cats Who Served in the Military

We’re all familiar with military dogs, but are military cats actually a thing? Yes – they are! While not as common as their canine counterparts, cats have bravely served our US Armed Forces and other militaries around the world for generations. Here are some of their stories: “Pfc. Hammer” decided to move in with the troops […] The post 5 Cats Who Served in the Military appeared first on The Catington Post.

Most cats don’t need to be regularly bathed. Those hairballs you discover around your apartment, while annoying, show that your cat is regularly bathing and cleaning themself. Cats famously (and maybe stereotypically) hate water, but sometimes their fur needs some extra TLC. They may need just a spot cleaning after being outside, or they might […]
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Why And How To Give Your Cat a Bath

Most cats don’t need to be regularly bathed. Those hairballs you discover around your apartment, while annoying, show that your cat is regularly bathing and cleaning themself. Cats famously (and maybe stereotypically) hate water, but sometimes their fur needs some extra TLC. They may need just a spot cleaning after being outside, or they might […] The post Why And How To Give Your Cat a Bath appeared first on The Catington Post.

Are you the type to get up at the crack of dawn and shop on Black Friday or do you prefer to shop from the convenience and comfort of your cat-themed pajamas? Things may be a bit different this year – stores are extending their Black Friday deals to week-long events and most shopping can […] The post The Best 2020 Black Friday Deals for Cats appeared first on The Catington Post.

The Best 2020 Black Friday Deals for Cats

Are you the type to get up at the crack of dawn and shop on Black Friday or do you prefer to shop from the convenience and comfort of your cat-themed pajamas? Things may be a bit different this year – stores are extending their Black Friday deals to week-long events and most shopping can […] The post The Best 2020 Black Friday Deals for Cats appeared first on The Catington Post.

If you have a cat at home you know that they have a mind of their own. Training a cat is nothing like teaching a dog how to behave. If you want to reinforce or stop certain behaviors, you’ll have to outsmart your cat. This is especially important in rooms that pose risks to your […]
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How To Keep Your Cat Off The Counter + Other Kitchen Safety Tips

If you have a cat at home you know that they have a mind of their own. Training a cat is nothing like teaching a dog how to behave. If you want to reinforce or stop certain behaviors, you’ll have to outsmart your cat. This is especially important in rooms that pose risks to your […] The post How To Keep Your Cat Off The Counter + Other Kitchen Safety Tips appeared first on The Catington Post.

Life as a cat owner can be amazing and sometimes frustrating, depending on how your home is naturally set up to accommodate your cat.  Thanks to technology and the increased attention to pets’ humane treatment, several home upgrades can improve your cat’s quality of life. Here are some things you can do yourself to help make […]
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DIY Projects Purrr-fect for Cats

Life as a cat owner can be amazing and sometimes frustrating, depending on how your home is naturally set up to accommodate your cat. Thanks to technology and the increased attention to pets’ humane treatment, several home upgrades can improve your cat’s quality of life. Here are some things you can do yourself to help make […] The post DIY Projects Purrr-fect for Cats appeared first on The Catington Post.

Sunshine Mills, Inc. is expanding an earlier recall of pet food products that were made with corn that contained Aflatoxin at levels above FDA’s action levels. This is an expansion of the recall initiated September 2, 2020, after an investigation conducted along with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration determined that additional corn-based pet food […]
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RECALL ALERT: 21 Pet Foods Across Multiple Brands Recalled over Dangerous Aflatoxin

Sunshine Mills, Inc. is expanding an earlier recall of pet food products that were made with corn that contained Aflatoxin at levels above FDA’s action levels. This is an expansion of the recall initiated September 2, 2020, after an investigation conducted along with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration determined that additional corn-based pet food […] The post RECALL ALERT: 21 Pet Foods Across Multiple Brands Recalled over Dangerous Aflatoxin appeared first on The Catington Post.

Admit it — most of us have done it. An adorable sweater, a stylish jacket, or even a silly Halloween costume, the majority of pet parents have tried to play dress up with their four-legged friends. With Halloween fast approaching, we’ve got some tips for cat parents who choose to join in the festivities and bring out your fur-friend’s inner diva… Sure, […]
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Dressing Your Cat for Halloween

Admit it — most of us have done it. An adorable sweater, a stylish jacket, or even a silly Halloween costume, the majority of pet parents have tried to play dress up with their four-legged friends. With Halloween fast approaching, we’ve got some tips for cat parents who choose to join in the festivities and bring out your fur-friend’s inner diva… Sure, […] The post The Do’s and Don’ts of Dressing Your Cat for Halloween appeared first on The Catington Post.

While Halloween is a fun and exciting holiday for human adults and kids alike, it can be a rather stressful night for your kitty. The constant stream of witches, vampires and monsters knocking on your door, shouting, “trick or treat” is stressful enough, so you should take some extra precautions on October 31st to keep […]
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Keep your Cat Safe at Halloween

While Halloween is a fun and exciting holiday for human adults and kids alike, it can be a rather stressful night for your kitty. The constant stream of witches, vampires and monsters knocking on your door, shouting, “trick or treat” is stressful enough, so you should take some extra precautions on October 31st to keep […] The post Keep your Cat Safe at Halloween appeared first on The Catington Post.

Just in time for Halloween, the TEMPTATIONS™ brand premiered “Scaredy Cat,” the first-ever horror movie for cats. The terrifying tale went live Friday, October 16 at 6:30 PM ET on YouTube and Amazon Fire TV. Scaredy Cat still via The TEMPTATIONS™ brand It follows a lone kitty through a spooky haunted house. As a storm rages outside, a mysterious ball of […]
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Must Watch: “Scaredy Cat” The First-Ever Horror Movie for Cats

Just in time for Halloween, the TEMPTATIONS™ brand premiered “Scaredy Cat,” the first-ever horror movie for cats. The terrifying tale went live Friday, October 16 at 6:30 PM ET on YouTube and Amazon Fire TV. Scaredy Cat still via The TEMPTATIONS™ brand It follows a lone kitty through a spooky haunted house. As a storm rages outside, a mysterious ball of […] The post Must Watch: “Scaredy Cat” The First-Ever Horror Movie for Cats appeared first on The Ca

Fish and cats are a weird pair to be friends. Well, in truth, they can never be friends! But when you are both a fish and cat lover, it’s hard to stop yourself from getting both of your favorite pets in your house. But is it really safe to have an aquarium when you already […]
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Is It Safe To Have An Aquarium If You Have A Cat?

Fish and cats are a weird pair to be friends. Well, in truth, they can never be friends! But when you are both a fish and cat lover, it’s hard to stop yourself from getting both of your favorite pets in your house. But is it really safe to have an aquarium when you already […] The post Is It Safe To Have An Aquarium If You Have A Cat? appeared first on The Catington Post.

Via Nasca-Palpa Management Plan of the Ministry of Culture A 37-meter-wide figure of a relaxing cat with a striped tail, pointy ears, and wide eyes has just been discovered in the Nazca desert in Peru. The Nazca lines are home to many geoglyphs, or designs on the ground, that were created around 2,000 years ago. […] The post Huge 2,000-Year Old Geoglyph of a Cat Discovered in Peru appeared first on The Catington Post.

Huge 2,000-Year Old Geoglyph of a Cat Discovered in Peru

Via Nasca-Palpa Management Plan of the Ministry of Culture A 37-meter-wide figure of a relaxing cat with a striped tail, pointy ears, and wide eyes has just been discovered in the Nazca desert in Peru. The Nazca lines are home to many geoglyphs, or designs on the ground, that were created around 2,000 years ago. […] The post Huge 2,000-Year Old Geoglyph of a Cat Discovered in Peru appeared first on The Catington Post.