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The Ultimate Persian Cat Grooming Guide

Natural and select breeding over the course of our history has created our luxurious, long, thick signature coats. And we are gorgeous! We are natural beauties, but it also takes effort to keep even beauty at its optimum. Because of our fancy dressings we tend to be labeled a “high maintenance” breed. The Persian coat, I will not lie, does...

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Persian Cat Feeding Guide:Yes, I am Fluffy & Cute – Now Feed Me!

In general, Persian cats will benefit from a diet that consists mostly of moist foods. Dry cereals can supplement our main diet. There are foods on the market that promote the “kept” lifestyle. And of course, kitty requires plenty of fresh water daily. Here are some Persian cat food suggestions to keep in mind Dry Foods The regular diet for...

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Best Cat Food For Persian Cats

Persian cats are delicate creatures that desire attention and love. Their long-coated fur and silky, colorful eyes will make your heart race, as their beauty is truly mesmerizing! Although they are not the most energetic of cats, they love to rest, relax, and cuddle with their owners to pass the time. Nevertheless, their liveliness and spark are constantly apparent because,...

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Single Kitten Syndrome: What Is It?

Will adopting one and only kitten guarantee loneliness and a poorly behaved kitty? “Single kitten syndrome” has really intrigued me since it’s something I haven’t encountered during my practice in feline behaviour, so I decided to do some research into “single kitten and littermate syndrome in cats” which yielded interesting results, however not from the scientific community. Since cats are...

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What Does Catnip Do To Cats & Why Cats Like It?

As the only recreational drug for cats, catnip (nepeta cataria) is a uniquely stimulating plant that’s almost as puzzling as cats themselves. Between 67% and 80% of the adult feline population is sensitive to catnip. Sensitive cats react to catnip by going a bit crazy—rolling around on the floor, licking up as much ‘nip as they can, rubbing their heads...

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Why Does My Cat Like Me But Not My Husband?

Pet favoritism is rife in our house. My cat loves me and will spend all her time giving me cuddles, letting out a purr whenever she sees me, and even giving me a lovely (if painful) knead of the claws every evening. My husband? Not so much. She even sleeps on my side of the bed! But why do cats...

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are brown cats considered rare?

Are Brown Cats Considered Rare? 

Cats come in a beautiful rainbow of colors and patterns. Some cat colors and patterns are very common and others are rare. If you’re wondering if brown cats are considered rare, the answer is, it depends! Some brown colors and patterns in cats are fairly common, but some brown cats are quite rare! Read on to learn about the different...

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cost of owning a cat

How Much Does It Cost To Own A Cat In 2022

You can care for a cat for as low as $162 per year, but it’s common to spend about $800 annually. Read on for our detailed breakdown of your annual and lifetime costs. In their oft-cited “Pet Care Costs” publication, the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) estimates that a new cat will cost $1,174 in...

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Why Do Cats Eat Human Hair?

Cats can display quirky behaviors that often make no sense to us humans. If your cat likes to eat human hair from time to time, most likely yours, then you have found one of the stranger feline behaviors. Although domestic cats and wild felines naturally exhibit allogrooming (mutual grooming), eating human hair may be associated with either a feeling of...

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