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Kids and Cats Can Get Along

Cats and kids can get along great and have a healthy, beneficial relationship. Learn the rules you need to know to keep your cat and your kid safe.

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Plan for a Great Relationship Between Your Cat and Baby

Cats and babies can mix if you do your homework and plan ahead. Learn how to prepare for a great relationship between your cat and baby.

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Massive Rescue Effort for Tiny Trapped Kitten: VIDEO

Touching cat video of a community joining forces to rescue one tiny kitten.

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Are You Shortening Your Cat's Life? - Slideshow

No one would ever want to do anything to shorten their cat’s life. Learn how you may be doing so without knowing it, and find tips for lengthening your cat’s life.

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Scaring Cats: What You Need to Know About Cats and Cucumbers

Cats being scared by cucumbers has been a viral video fad. Find out why it's a bad idea to scare your cat.

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Best Litter for Kittens: Is Clumping Litter Safe?

Clumping litters may pose special concerns for young kittens. Learn why as well as which litters are best for kittens.

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What Should You Do If Your Cat's Food Is Recalled?

Cat food recalls happen regularly. Learn what you need to know to keep your cat as safe as possible if your cat food or treat brand is recalled.

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Fire Safety for Cats

Cats are particularly vulnerable during a house fire. This article contains practical steps for helping your cat survive a fire.

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The Dangers of Strings, Ribbons, and Yarn for Cats

Strings and string-like objects are extremely dangerous for cats. Find out all the reasons to keep strings away from your feline friends.

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Cold Weather Tips for Cats

Our feline friends can suffer from some of the same uncomfortable or dangerous cold weather conditions that we can.

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CPR in Cats

Learn how to perform CPR on cats.

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First Aid Kit for Cats

Learn about the essentials needed in a first aid kit for cats.

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Cat First Aid

Common first aid practices for cats who are sick or injured that can be preformed until professional help is available.

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Dangerous Places for Cats

Learn about the locations in your home that may pose a risk to your cat.

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Cat Safety on July Fourth

Did you know that there are some special dangers that the 4th of July and summertime may pose for your cat? Find out how to keep your cat safe.

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Keep Your Cat Safe and Happy During The Holidays

A "safety first" attitude and some not-too-difficult precautions will help you and kitty enjoy Thanksgiving and avoid mishaps caused by tempting unsafe food, cat-unaware guests, and dangerous decorative plants. This article focuses on Thanksgiving but also has general tips that are useful for the major holiday rush that follows.

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Halloween Safety for Cats

Halloween poses a host of risks for cats. It's important to know what those risks are and how to avoid them. This article explains why Halloween is a dangerous time for cats and lists steps you can take to help ensure that the holiday is as safe and pleasant as possible for your cat.

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How To Know When Your Cat Is Sick

It can be hard to tell that a cat is sick. As a conscientious owner, you may be tempted to blame yourself if your cat falls ill, but in fact cats often hide illness. Read this article to learn how to recognize your cat’s sick signs before the next crisis.

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Top Ten Emergencies in Cats

Cats often become reclusive and hide when they are not feeling well which makes knowing when they need to be seen by your veterinarian a challenge. Learn about some of the most common cat injuries and their signs.

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