Why Is My Cat Squinting One Eye? (Vet Answer)

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Our cats may squint at us for a lot of reasons. It can be a gesture of affection, or a sign that they are in pain, or just indignation after we switch a light on. But squinting on just one side often means that something is wrong with that eye. Possible problems range from minor … Read more

My Cat Drank Coffee! Here’s What to Do (Vet Answer)

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Coffee is something that many of us enjoy, usually as a way of getting a caffeine dose to help pep us up and face the day ahead. But what happens if your cat accidentally drinks your coffee? Do you need to be worried? Here we explore the possible risks that caffeine can have on your … Read more

My Cat Ate a Hair Tie! Here’s What to Do (Vet Answer)

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Any cat parent will know that their feline friends can be mischievous and love to play. Although cats are often more sensible than dogs when it comes to eating random objects, they can get carried away while playing. So, what about one of a cat’s favorite playthings, a hair tie? What should you do if … Read more

My Cat Ate Plastic! Here’s What To Do (Vet Answer)

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Cats, particularly young ones, are very inquisitive creatures. Unfortunately, this curious nature can sometimes get them into trouble! They can accidentally chew and swallow things they shouldn’t, particularly when playing, and this could include plastic. Depending on the type of plastic eaten, your cat could potentially suffer from serious health complications. This article explores this … Read more

My Cat Ate a Rubber Band – Here’s What to Do (Vet Answer)

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As we know, cats love to play. They especially love stringy, wobbly things that flip-flop in a similar way to live prey. So, no surprises, cats love rubber bands! Sadly though, rubber bands are not an appropriate toy for cats—they can cause serious complications if swallowed. My cat likes playing with rubber bands – is … Read more

My Cat’s Grinding Their Teeth — Should I Worry? (Vet Answer)

Sadly, teeth-grinding is one of the behaviors we don’t want to see in our moggies because it’s not a quirky habit, it’s a sign of pain. Teeth-grinding, also known as bruxism, is common in cats. It is usually associated with pain in the mouth or head. It can also be a sign of tummy pain … Read more

My Cat Ate Styrofoam! Here’s What to Do (Vet Answer)

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Some cats are just determined to get into mischief and end up eating things they shouldn’t – food or otherwise! If you suspect your cat has eaten Styrofoam then read on to find out what you should do. My cat ate Styrofoam – what do I do? What happens if a cat eats styrofoam? If … Read more

My Cat Ate a Bee! Here’s What to Do (Vet Answer)

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Cats are curious creatures with lightning-fast reflexes and sharp senses. If your cat is an avid hunter, you may have noticed him trying to catch a bee from time to time. However, this can be a dangerous game, and if they get their paws on one it could quickly turn from a harmless hunt into … Read more

My Cat’s Nose is Dry: Is This Normal? (Vet Answer)

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We all love it when our cats show us affection, especially when they nudge your hand with their noses or give you a little head bump. You may have noticed when they nuzzle you that their nose feels dry or wet. Have you ever wondered what this means about your cat’s health? Well, contrary to … Read more

Why Is My Cat So Small? Should I Worry? (Vet Answers)

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Who doesn’t love a kitten? A kitty will never be as small and energetic as they are in those first months of life. Some might wish that their kitten would remain as that tiny and playful ball of fluff, but a healthy cat will grow quite a bit during their first year. If you find … Read more