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The Good Samaritan’s Guide: How to Help Feral Cats

17th century philosopher Thomas Hobbes famously described life outside society as “nasty, brutish, and short”. The same can be said for the lives of feral cats (also called “community cats”). Feral cats generally eat from trash bins and must deal … Continue reading

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The Wonderful World of Hairballs! Your Questions Answered

It’s a rare cat owner who gets away without cleaning up a hairball or two (or many, many more). Most feline fanciers are more than familiar with the telltale low hacking sound that accompanies a soggy, hairy, unidentifiable mess on … Continue reading

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Special Delivery: Why Cats Like Boxes

Cats know there’s nothing as fascinating as a plain old cardboard box. Almost any cat owner who has ever left an empty box lying around for more than a few minutes can attest to this feline behavior. In fact, even … Continue reading

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Born Free: Making Life Safer For Outdoor Cats

“My cat is bored.” “Cats are born to hunt.” “My cat can’t get enough exercise inside the home.” “My cat is destructive indoors.” These are just a few of the reasons typically given by owners who allow their cats to … Continue reading

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