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    25 Interesting Facts About Cats

    Jul 30 2014

    For our fellow ailurophiles (a.k.a. cat lovers),¬† a list of interesting facts about cats inspired by an article on 1. Cats make about 100 different sounds while dogs only…

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    Welcome, Dr. Barkley!

    Jul 21 2014

    We are excited to announce that we are welcoming a new veterinarian to the Cat Care Professionals family, Dr. Melinda Barkley. She has over 15 years of experience in small…

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    A Cat Owner’s Guide to Portland

    Jul 01 2014

    Adopt A Cat Cat Adoption Team – CAT is one of Portland’s no-kill shelters that specializes in cats.¬†They are having an Adopt-A-Thon July 1st – 6th, and all adult cat…

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    How to Keep Your Cat Flea-Free

    Jun 26 2014

    Fleas are all too common here in Oregon, and we see them on cats all the time here in the clinic, even on many indoor cats! If your cat has…

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    Do Healthy Cats Still Need Annual Exams?

    Jun 17 2014

    We know it’s not always a walk in the park to bring your cat to the vet, and that’s why we understand when people question whether or not they really…

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    Superstitions About Black Cats

    Jun 13 2014

    It’s Friday the 13th! In light of a day that most of us consider to be bad luck, we thought it would be the perfect time to talk about the…

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    “Dear Kitten” – The New Video Everyone is Talking About

    Jun 09 2014

    With all of the articles we’ve posted the last few weeks, we thought it was time for some fun… And what better way to do that than with the world’s…

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    “Can My Cat Get Heartworms?”

    Jun 06 2014

    The answer is YES. Along with the spring rains come mosquitoes, and for our pets that means heartworm as well. It’s important to know how to protect your cat against…

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    Happy International Hug Your Cat Day!

    Jun 04 2014

    It’s International Hug Your Cat Day! No one is really certain where this holiday originated, but according to, “Hug Your Cat Day is one of those pleasingly straightforward holidays.…

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    “I Just Adopted a Cat… Now What?”

    Jun 03 2014

    Congratulations! You’ve welcomed a new feline to the family… At this point, you may start to ask yourself, “Now what?” Well, you’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re a…