Monday, April 25, 2011

Considering a Bengal Cat as a Family Pet?

The minute you say “Bengal” many people picture a huge tiger, but this is not the case when you talk about a Bengal cat as a family pet. These cats are an extremely special breed of animal that never fails to delight, intrigue, and fascinate anyone who encounters it. They are very intelligent, have the most amazing coat colors and patterns, and never fail to attract attention. This cat has often been called a ‘miniature leopard’ because of the similarities in coat and the sound of its

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Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Urinary Tract Infections In Cats

There are a number of ailments that are shared by cats and humans and urinary tract infections is one. If you have ever had a UTI you will know just how painful they can be. Left untreated, they can become serious for your cat.
As with humans, UTI's are more common in female cats than males. If you notice your cat making frequent trips to the litter box but not passing very much urine, or if she meows or is straining when trying to pass it, check with your vet. She also may not be making it to

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Ear Mites in Cats

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Cat ear mites are something that most cat owners will probably come across at some time. If you're new to owning a cat, you may not have ever dealt with ear mites on a pet before. It's not something that should alarm you, but it does need to be dealt with as soon as possible. No one likes seeing their pet in distress. The mites are most often seen in kittens, though they can and do affect cats of any age. They

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