How to Adopt a Cat

Adopting a cat is incredibly exciting, whether it’ll be your first feline companion, or you’re a life-long cat owner. Adopting rather than buying means that you’ll be offering a cat a new chance at life! You’ll also be supporting a charity to continue helping other animals. Plus, a cat adopted from a charity like Blue Read More

How to Deal with the Loss of a Pet

Nothing can prepare you for the heartbreak of losing a pet. Our cats, dogs and other furry friends form such a big part of our lives, making us smile with their unique personalities and unconditional love for us. So, when a pet passes away, or goes missing or gets stolen, it can feel comparable to Read More

Looking After Your Cat or Dog While on Holiday: Boarding Options and Advice

As much as we’d love to take our furry friends away with us on holiday, sometimes this just isn’t practical. While some dogs will thrive on walking holidays and camping trips in the UK, others find the new experiences and change of routine stressful, and this is almost always the case for cats too. If Read More

How to Save Money on Pets: Top Tips

As the cost of living continues to increase, everything from electricity to food is burning a hole in our pockets. And if you’re a pet owner, you’ve probably been wondering how you can save money on your pet costs, while still providing the same level of care. From reducing vet bills and food costs to Read More

Cats and Babies: Dispelling The Myths

Cats and Babies – Worried or Just a Myth? Many new parents worry that having a cat in the household will pose a big threat to the safety and health of their baby, and this fear can even result in parting company with their cat altogether. This concern is now thought to be nothing more Read More

How to Handle Your Cat’s Destructive Scratching

If you’re a cat owner, you’ll almost definitely have been frustrated by your cat’s tendency to scratch furniture and other belongings. The average cat does a lot of scratching, particularly for marking his or her territory and sharpening their claws. Because this is a natural and instinctive behaviour, you’ll be fighting a losing battle if Read More

Hyperthyroidism in Cats: Symptoms & Treatments

If your cat is middle-aged or older, it is more likely that he or she may be affected by hyperthyroidism. Here’s what you need to know about hyperthyroidism. What Is Hyperthyroidism? Hyperthyroidism is a medical condition caused by an excessive production of thyroid hormones. By the thyroid glands it is a common condition in older cats Read More