Cat Blog

Holy Meow! Our cat blog lets you dig your claws into the latest news, information, tips, and products that are breaking in the world of cats. PetGuide.com is always on the prowl for what cat lovers need to know to keep their cats healthy and happy.

We talk about topics that cat parents need to know about. Does your cat have hairballs? We have some tips to help your cat cutback on this nasty grooming concern. Or maybe your cat is trying to tell you something… well, we know how to decode all that secret kitty body language. Or perhaps you’re welcoming a new kitten or cat into your family – let us help you get your home ready for this new addition. When birthdays and holidays roll around, are you stuck on what to get the impossible-to-buy-for cat or cat lover in your life? We’ve thought of all of that and much more, giving you the answers you need to make your cat’s life purr-fect. Plus, we’ll keep you posted on all the cool cat news, events, contests, studies, videos, and funny updates that make the Internet so cat friendly.

PetGuide.com’s cat blog helps to inspire cat parents, offering our readers the best ideas and solutions for life with their cats. From feline-friendly home decor items, adorable pictures of kittens, and cat rescue organizations, to in-depth information about all the official recognized cat breeds to choose from and common feline health symptoms and treatments, we’ve got our paws on the pulse of what’s happening in the world of cats.

If you have a question, if there’s a product you’d like us to review or something you like to know more about, please let us know and we’ll cover it in our cat blog. The more crazy cat people, the better–there’s always room for one more feline lover in our cat community!

You Can’t Unsee This Crazy Wall-to-Wall Cat-Decor House [Video]

Some people want to buy a fixer-upper; others want a house that's perfect. This house is neither... unless you are the ultimate crazy cat person!

Kanaani

The Kanaani cat is agile, playful, and athletic, as well as highly intelligent and affectionate. It is a slender breed that is very athletic and muscular.

Tiny Taiwanese Town Turns To Kitties For Tourism

A small cat village in Taiwan entices nearly a million visitors a year with the promise of plenty of purring and petting from the island’s hundreds of…

Kitty Camper Van Hits All the Bases When It Comes to Roughing It

This retro kitty camper has a 60s feel that makes it feel a little bit Barbie's camper but with more scratching, lounging, and cool hideaway.

Internet Fat Cat Sensation Pusheen’s Collection Coming to Petco

The new cat collection by Petco features beds, toys, bowls, and collars inspired by the Internet famous Gray Tabby Cat ‘Pusheen'.

Politikats’ Kickstarter Puts Heads of State on Cat Scratchers

When it comes to politics, the claws always come out! Put them to good use with the hilarious Politikats' Politically Inclined Cat Scratching Posts.

Scammer Shaves Regular Cats, Upsells as Rare Hairless Breed

A new Canadian scam involves selling 'hairless' kittens as Sphynx, but these kitties are actually common cats who have been shaved to the skin.

Why the Litter-Robot III Is the Last Litter Box You’ll Need

It's time to introduce your cat to the next generation of kitty litter - meet the Litter-Robot III! It's a robotic cat litter box that cleans itself.

Research Suggests Cats May Have Dominant Paw Based on Gender

New research suggests that not only do cats have a preference for their best paw forward, it's different depending on whether the cat is male or female.

Best Dental Supplements for Cats

Say cheese! Keeping your cat's teeth clean is vital to her health. To keep those pearl whites shiny, check out our guide for the best dental supplements for cats.

Cat Bag Carrier Doubles as ‘Snuggie’ For Cats

It's been said that letting the cat out of the bag isn't a good thing, but a kitty carrier that's like a Snuggie might have your puss saying otherwise!

Grammy-Winning Violinist Shows Cool Cats Love Classical Music [Video]

A Grammy-winning violinist's consideration of strays along an animated street has music fans all over the world seeing the street kitties in a new light.

Pets Are Getting Heavier With Each Year- And It’s Damaging Their Hea

Over half of all cats and dogs in the United States are overweight, and as a result, many preventable health issues are becoming more common for pets,

Cat Treadmill Works as a Feline Personal Trainer [Video]

It’s a new year and time for your fat cat to kiss that fluff goodbye. Meet the Little Cat–an $1800 ‘personal trainer’ for your cat th…

Why Do Cats Love to Sunbathe?

Cats seek out warm spots -- from sunshine streaming through the windows to heater vents. But even with all their fur, why do cats crave warmth?

Cat Helps Golfers “Paw” Their Way Into The Hole [Video]

Look out Tiger! There’s a new cat in town–and he likes to lend a helping paw to the local golfers! There’s a new way for golfers to lower t…

Best Cat Dewormers

Does your cat have worms or parasites? Gross! Get rid of them with one of our picks for best cat dewormers.

4 Fascinating Facts About White Cats

As fluffy as a snowball, there's something about white cats that we can't resist. Here are a few facts we found out about them!

POPCats Brings Catitude to Miami This October

Cool cat art that celebrates pop culture and raises awareness for cat welfare--POPCats is debuting in October, and sure to attract all the coolest kittehs!

J.M. Smucker Company Expands Voluntary Recall on Canned Cat Food

J.M. Smucker Company is expanding the recall on certain lots of 9Lives, EverPet, and Special Kitty canned cat food due to possible low levels of thiamine.

2017 CatCon Tickets Now On Sale

Crazy about cats? You won't want to miss this year's CatCon, the trendy convention that's all about cats. It's the best place to get your hairball on!

US Couple Shells Out $25,000 to Clone Their Beloved Cat

After spending 19 years with their precious pet, a North American couple decide to clone her- Cinnabun now lives on through her kitten replica.

Cats Run Japanese IT Offices Like The Bosses They Are

If you thought it was cool to have 'dog-friendly' offices, a small IT firm in Japan has one-upped that concept -- an office where nine cats live and roam.

5 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Cat

It may look tasty to your kitty, but that doesn’t mean your cat should eat it! What your pet eats can have a big impact on his overall health, so it&rs…

Shahs Of Sunset Feline Parody Is The Cat’s Meow [Video]

Our favorite Persian (Americans) are back, and the trailer for their sixth season is one that shows how the fur will fly...literally.

SnapChat Gets Catty With New Selfie Lenses

Even Social Media platforms know that more than ever, pets are people too. Social Media Story Teller Snapchat has recognized that with the introduction of ne…

3 Veterinary Tests That Every New Cat Should Get

When your new cat comes home, you need to take her to the vet for a health check. Here are the tests you need to ask your veterinarian to run on your kitty.

All the Facts About Glaucoma in Cats

A condition that can affect your cat's vision, glaucoma can be treated and managed. Here's what you need to know about glaucoma in cats.

Why You Should Consider Feeding Your Cat Homemade Food

Have you thought about giving your cat a homemade diet? We talk to a vet/cat food nutritionist and what he says will give you some food for thought!

Top 5 Indoor Plants Poisonous To Cats

They may look pretty on the window sill, but houseplants may also be dangerous - especially for your kitty! Here are a few common plants poisonous to cats.

Best Hypoallergenic Cat Food

Hypoallergenic cat food is formulated to meet the needs of cats with food sensitivities and eliminate common allergens from the mix.

Best Cat Chew Toys

Do you have a kitty that loves to chew? If you need ideas to keep your feline's teeth busy, check out our list of the best cat chew toys.

What Your Cat Really Thinks of You

Don’t you wish you could read your cat’s mind? Since you can’t, this article provides insight as to what your cat thinks of you Scientists…

Best Cat Repellent

A cat repellent is a humane and efficient way to keep cats from ruining your garden, peeing in your yard, or destroying plants and furniture.

Weighty Facts About Feline Obesity

A growing (pun not intended) problem, feline obesity is becoming a worrying trend. If your cat is obese, here's what you can do to reverse the damage.

This Instagram Kitty Goes On Pawesome Outdoors Adventures With His Dad

Have you ever seen a backpacking cat? Simone is a black feline that's defying stereotypes by exploring the great outdoors with his nature-loving owner.

6 Easy Ways to Make Your Cat Happy

You want to keep your kitty purring with happiness, right? Trust us - making your cat happy is in the best interest of you and your beloved feline!

Cat Incredible Kitty Litter Helps Fund Mobile Spay & Neuter Clini

This one's for all our feline friends, from Lucy Pet Products. Cats Incredible gets rid of odor and ammonia and helps fund a mobile spay and neuter clinic.

Stray Kitten Makes News By Crashing Live Report [Video]

This just in: an adorable kitten decides that the news is boring. Her solution: walk through a reporter's live newscast and become the news.

Keeping Up With the Kattarshians Spoofs the Catty Reality TV Show

What do you get when you cross Big Brother with a bunch of kittens? It's Keeping Up With the Kattarshians, a 24/7 reality show that profiles adoptable cats.

Anatolian Cat

The Anatolian cat is very loving and affectionate towards their human companions. Despite their large size, they are gentle, especially around children.

5 Ways to Get Your Cat to Exercise

It's time to tone those kitty abs! Here are some ideas on how to get your cat to flex her muscles and move it to lose it.

Not-So-Crazy Cat Lady Leaves $300,000 to Her Kitties in Her Will

What would happen to your pets when you pass on? A couple of kitties in the Bronx, New York, won't have to worry because their mama willed them $300,000!

Best Raw Cat Foods

Raw cat foods are a healthy alternative to commercial pet foods laden with artificial ingredients and cheap fillers that could seriously harm your pet.

Top 5 Reasons To Raise An Indoor Cat

Do you know what's waiting for your kitty outside? The best way to keep your kitty safe is to raise him as an indoor cat - here are just a few reasons why.

How to Make Moving Easy on Your Cat

It's time to get your move on. Before you pack up your belongings and leave your old home behind, make the move easier on your cat with these tips.

Sphynx

Friendly, inquisitive, open, and intelligent, the hairless Sphynx cat is a definite lap cat if for no other reason than it craves your body warmth!

Best Cat Litter

Check out our comprehensive guide on best cat litter the market has to offer: from clay and crystals to wood to grass and wheat, we've covered all of them.

Cats Are So Cool They Domesticated Themselves

Have you ever thought that your cat was just too cool for you? It turns out that they're so cool, they domesticated themselves!

5 Reasons Why a Cat Would Refuse to Eat

There's a difference between a cat that's a picky eater and a cat that refuses to eat. If it's the latter, it may point to a health problem.

Experts Say Canine Influenza Has Spread to Infect Cats

It's made the jump! Despite the virus being called canine influenza, experts have confirmed the virus has also been found in a group of felines.

Lush’s Bewitched Bubble Bar is Halloween Purrfection

Just in time for the Halloween, Lush Cosmetics introduces a black cat bubble bath bar, and we're telling you, it's making women everywhere say, "Meow!"

Ginger Cat Puts His Own Spin On Famous Artwork

Russian artist Svetlana Petrova’s ‘artwork’ showcases the talent of a very fat Ginger cat, as she uses Photoshop to edit him into some of t…

How To Bond With Your New Senior Cat

Many things get better with age - including your cat! If you're thinking of adopting an senior cat, we've got a few tips that will help you bond.

PetGuide’s Best New Cat Product of 2018: Petronics Mousr

As a durable, entertaining toy that is designed to impress felines and their parents alike, The Petronics Mousr definitely deserved to win this award.

Persian

The Persian cat is the most popular of all cat breeds. It has gentle dispositions to match their sweet faces, and the capacity to blend into any household.

9 Signs You’re A Crazy Cat Lady

Hey, we've all heard the joke, and yes, it's kinda funny. That's why we're proudly embracing our Crazy Cat Lady title and inviting everyone to the club!

DIY Pom-Pom Teaser Cat Toy

Instead of buying another wand toy for your cat to destroy in one afternoon, make one: it will literally take you a few minutes and cost next to nothing.

Do Cats Dream of Chasing Mice and Balls of Yarn?

When they close their eyes for some rest, do cats dream? Visions of bottomless bowls of milk, field of mice and scratching posts dance in their heads!

NoBowl Feeding System Lets Your Cat Play With His Food

To cats, bowls are boring! Feed the need and lose the bowl. The new NoBowl Cat Feeding System allows your cat to do what he does best - hunt!