Posted by Lynette Hammond on 21st Aug 2019
Indoor cats’ life a confined life. There are several reasons for keeping a cat confined to the indoors as opposed to free access to a larger territory. These reasons include:
Indoor cats do miss out on many benefits that come with outdoor life. However, that doesn’t mean an indoor cat needs to have a sad and boring life. It is possible to avoid problems such as stress, obesity and boredom. Here are 5 ways to improve the living environment and well being for any indoor cat.
How do you keep your indoor cat happy and healthy? Share your indoor cat photos and tips with us over on our Facebook page.
Humans being allergic to cats is well-known, but not every cat owner is aware that cats can also suffer with allergies of their own. Vets often surprise cat owners with an allergy diagnosis as it’s not a condition that isn’t expected. Cat allergies happen when the immune system is sensitive to something it comes into contact with. The immune [...]
The current heatwave is proving to be a struggle for many humans, but it can also take its toll on cats. Scorching temperatures can be dangerous for our pets, making it important to know how to avoid potential life-threatening situations. With temperatures predicting to reach into the 30’s tomorrow, we thought we’d share some advice on how to help [...]
Himalayan salt lamps are hugely popular thanks to their unique light and alleged health benefits. While humans can enjoy the calming nature of the lamp, cats are at serious risk. Please take a moment to read this article If you have a Himalayan lamp or are thinking of getting one.Himalayan Salt Lamps become a great feature in the [...]
A major concern of most if not all cat owners is the risk to their cat as they venture outside. Cat theft, road accidents and cat theft are all very real risks. One of the ways cat owners are trying to gain peace of mind is with cat GPS, but does it really work?It is absolutely possible to track [...]
Playing with your indoor cat is a great way of preventing stress, boredom and lethargy causing your cat to become unwell or unhappy. Playing is also useful for strengthening the bond between your cat and the other members of the family. Furthermore, play time is an important part of kitten development, aiding coordination, physical development, communication and social skills.Without play [...]
Dementia in cats is not a new thing. However, cats are living for longer now thanks to improved nutrition, medical care and as more and more are kept safe from multiple dangers thanks to cat fencing and enclosures. Cats over the ages of 11 are more at risk than their younger relatives, and over half of cats aged over [...]
A vet in Derby has given cat owners a warning regarding a potential deadly virus affecting cats in the area. Saint Leonard Veterinary has seen an increase in the number of reported cases of feline panleukopenia virus, or FPV, also known by the name of feline enteritis. The RSPCA has also reminded owners about the importance of vaccinating their [...]
A 15 year old cat is considered to be a geriatric, but cats can live for longer if they are healthy. There are plenty of physical effects that come with ageing, just as we experience as humans. Some of the common signs of ageing may include changes in the following areas: attitude, sleep, appetite, activity and cognitive ability. This [...]
Cats always seem so calm in the summer. They can be seen lounging around in sunny and shaded spots in the home or garden. As cool and relaxed as they may seem, cats can overheat just like we do. Here are a few tips to help keep your cat cool when the temperatures rise.1.Keep their water topped up and refresh it throughout [...]
All prices are in GBP.
Protectapet Ltd, Unit 1, Canal Lane, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4PA. |
Telephone: 0800 999 4008 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Copyright 2019 ProtectaPet | Company Reg: 09051826 | VAT Reg: 190682685