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    Diabetes in Cats

    Nov 11 2016

    Did you know that pets are susceptible to many of the same diseases as humans, including diabetes? In fact, the number of cats being diagnosed with diabetes is on the…

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    Disaster Preparedness for Cats

    Oct 20 2016

    If you live here in Portland or in the surrounding areas, then you’ve probably heard about the Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake that is predicted to hit our area, and you…

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    “I Can’t Get My Cat to Take His Medicine!”

    Sep 27 2016

    No one likes the idea of having to medicate their cat at home, especially if you have an uncooperative kitty. Don’t be discouraged if you’re having a difficult time, though.…

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    How to Prevent & Solve Litter Box Problems

    Aug 24 2016

    We know scooping the litter box isn’t exactly the best part about having a cat, but did you know you might be making some common mistakes that actually make your…

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    “Why Does My Cat Keep Throwing Up?”

    Jul 21 2016

    Have you ever seen your cat throw up? For most of us, the answer is yes. While it’s not uncommon, it’s important to remember that it’s never normal. In cats,vomiting…

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    Cat Tales – Zooey (Torn Ligament)

    Jan 13 2016

    The moment you lay eyes on Zooey, you just know that she has a story to tell. In 2014, her future guardian, Karen, adopted her from the Cat Adoption Team…

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    Cat Tales – Sadie (Stomatitis)

    Dec 08 2015

    When Linda adopted Sadie from Meow Village, a local feline rescue, she had no idea she would learn so much about a cat’s mouth in the coming months. Originally, Sadie…

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    Cat Tales – Willy (Acupuncture for Cats)

    Nov 05 2015

    See that handsome guy in the photo? That’s Willy, a 13 year-old cat who was diagnosed with a sarcoma (a.k.a. cancerous tumor) affecting his front leg. Unfortunately, Willy suffers from…

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    Halloween Superstitions About Cats (Bonus: Holiday Safety!)

    Oct 27 2015

    Happy Halloween! Whether you’re busy dipping caramel apples, carving pumpkins, or putting the finishing touches on your children’s costumes, have you ever wondered how cats came to be associated with…

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    5 Tips for Introducing a New Cat into Your Home

    Jun 08 2015

    Congratulations on welcoming a new feline to your family! Whether you’re a new or experienced pet owner, adopting a cat is always an exciting time, but you probably have lots…