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​Cat Myth Busting – Cats Always Land on Their Feet

The saying ‘cats always lands on their feet’ is commonly said and believed by many. Cats do have a rather impressive righting reflex that does indeed mean that when cats fall, they will twist themselves to land on their feet, but it’s not guaranteed.Injuries to Cats When Falling from HeightFirstly, cats need to have enough space between the [...]

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Cat Wars

A recent article in the Guardian has caught our attention. The article discusses how cats are causing disruptions between neighbours. One of the stories involves a couple in Hammersmith who opened a legal case against a neighbour. John and Jackie Hall are the proud owners Ozzy, a beautiful maine coon. As we all know, you are never really an [...]

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UK Cat Charity Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Cat Chat, a web based UK charity boasting Sir Roger Gale and beloved icon, Bagpuss, as its patrons, is celebrating 20 years of helping to connect unwanted cats with their new forever homes.Cat Chat assists 10,000 rescued cats out of shelters into homes every year, but there is still much more to be done.Referred to [...]

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​Are Cats Contributing to the Australian Bushfires?

Cats are bad for the planet, according to some. Cats with free range in the US alone are estimated to kill approximately 3.7 billion birds each year, along with 20.7 billion small mammals. In many circles, cats have a bad reputation and are not considered with high regard.Now our beloved feline friends are being accused of causing extra problems in Australia [...]

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​New Year Resolutions for Pet Owners

The start of a new year is always a good time to look for places in your life that would benefit from small improvements. Here are our top 5 new year’s resolutions that we hope will help inspire you.Dedicate More Time to Exercise Pets benefit from exercise as much as humans do. This is a resolution that you [...]

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Keeping Your Cat Safe at Christmas

It’s that time of year where we share the risks that are ever present at Christmas If you’re a new cat owner, we hope you’ll find this information useful in preventing unwanted trips to see the vet and enjoy a fun and happy Christmas with your kitten and cats.Christmas Tree HazardsReal Christmas trees – Don’t let [...]

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​How Can I Tell if My Cat's In Pain?

It’s not easy to tell when a cat is in pain. They mask their discomfort well, but recent research suggest that facial expressions of cats can expose how they feel. Using ‘grimace scales’, scientists use the animals’ expression to try and interpret how they are feeling.The grimace scale uses a series of images of expressions, showing how they change [...]

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Creating a cat friendly garden: the ultimate guide to enrichment and ‘catification’

With an estimated 11 million cats sharing our homes in the UK, it’s safe to say we’re a steadfast nation of cat lovers. Studies have shown how beneficial pet ownership can be to our wellbeing, so it’s really important that we return the favour by making sure our beloved furry ones are just as happy [...]

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​Cat Christmas Gift Guide 2019

Many of us love to spoil our pets and include them, as much as they allow, at Christmas. We have a selection of the purrfect Christmas gift ideas for your feline family members.You Can’t Have Too Many Cat ToysYou’re never too old or too furry to appreciate a quality toy. They don’t have to cost the earth, making [...]

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Free Cat Scratch Post on Professional Installations

To celebrate Black Friday, we are offering a FREE Catipilla 75cm Cat Scratching Post worth £42 on all Professional Installations booked in throughout December.Offer available on new bookings only with the promo code 'FREEGIFT', quoted upon booking. The professional installation date must be before 31st December 2019.

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