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Grimace scale helps determine whether cats are in pain

Sometimes it’s obvious your cat is in pain. Your cat may be howling, growling or hissing at you when you touch it in a painful spot. However, it is often less obvious they are in pain. After an injury or

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Feeling blue? A pet’s affection can help!

* From our friends at Katzenworld How pets can help beat winter blues Feeling down in the dumps? Next Monday is ‘Blue Monday’; believed to be the most depressing day of the year. The Christmas excitement is well and truly over,

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Are you a cat whisperer?

* From our partners at International Cat Care. Cats have a reputation for being hard to read, but new research has found that some people are “cat whisperers” who excel at deciphering subtle differences in cats’ faces that reveal mood.

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Will my current cat(s) accept a new cat?

*Adapted from our partners at International Cat Care It is very difficult to predict whether a cat will accept another cat into its household. Cats, as a species, have become more socially flexible during the process of domestication, but individuals

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All things cat allergy – a breakthrough in managing allergens

*From our partners at International Cat Care   People are allergic to many things… But did you know that as many as 1 in 5 adults have an allergic response to cats? And, that allergies to cats are the most

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All things cat allergy – debunking the myths

* From our partners at International Cat Care People are allergic to many things… But did you know that as many as 1 in 5 adults have an allergic response to cats? And, that allergies to cats are the most

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Cat friendly gardens (or balconies)

Most cats love spending time outdoors. They enjoy roaming the garden, rolling in the grass, sleeping in the sunshine and spotting (& catching) prey. Many city cats don’t have gardens but they have access to balconies. Dirk loves sitting there

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CitiKiti at Cat Extravaganza

As you have probably seen on our Facebook page, CitiKiti was at the London Cat Extravaganza last weekend! And it truly was a cat extravaganza with over 200 show cats and seven judging rings. There was also a cat agility

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ICatCare Photography Competition

International Cat Care has just launched its 2019 Photography Competition. This year it’s all about the relationship between cats and people. “We tend to think of our relationship with cats as that of pet and owner, but cats and humans

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Kedi – Film review

Kedi (an Ottoman Turkish word for ‘cat’) – is a new documentary from Director Ceyda Torun. Stunningly filmed, it views the lives of 7 street cats living in Istanbul through the eyes of the local people who care for them.

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