Ticks can transmit a number of diseases, including Lyme, Ehrlichia, Babesiosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and Anaplasmosis. Some of these are potentially lethal.
Flea infestation can lead to skin infections, tapeworms, hair loss from scratching, and anemia. This anemia can be life-threatening, especially in kittens, and geriatric animals. Flea Allergic Dermatitis (FAD) is quite common, in which even a single bite can cause a severe rash. Learn more about the dangers of ticks and fleas for cats in this article.
Purrfect Post Deluxe
This is the deluxe Purrfect Post with sisal material on the base as well as the post. This solid, double thick, heavy base ensures extra stability. It is the only post made with a double-thick base, standing 31.5 inches tall, allowing your cat to fully stretch while scratching! The Purrfect Post Deluxe allows for easy storage and transport.
Height is important to cats. Even a moderately high-up surface such as a counter gives cats some feeling of safety and lets them survey their territory.
Soft Paws are nail caps that slide on over your cat's claws to help protect against problem scratching. The caps blunt the claws so no damage occurs when your cat scratches, allowing your cat to do what comes naturally—scratching—without damaging your belongings.
This humane alternative to declawing allows your cat to scratch freely, while you get to keep your furniture—and your sanity—intact.
The caps come in a variety of fun colors as well as clear for the more discreet feline.