25 05, 2010

How Do Cat Ears Work?

2020-01-20T01:20:03+00:00May 25th, 2010|

Upright and standing tall, folded or curled, cat ears come in a variety of sizes and shapes.  Despite dramatic variations in appearance between some breeds, all cat ears function the same way.  Ears can be the difference between winning a cat show or being able to dart away from danger.  The ears are a component of the cosmetic appearance of a cat but they are also an important part of [...]

11 05, 2010

Trying to Decrease the Stress of Veterinary Visits

2020-01-20T01:20:03+00:00May 11th, 2010|

If your cats are anything like mine, going to visit the vet is not something they enjoy.  My female cat, Keiki, meows a bit when she first gets in the carrier, but my male Shaka sings to me during the entire car ride.  His complaining stops once he enters the clinic and he knows he will have to stay for a bit. Cats don’t like changes and unpredictability in their [...]