Kate Barrington

Pittsburgh, PA Pittsburgh, PA

Highlights

  • I completed a certificate with Dogs Naturally Magazine to become a Pet Food Nutrition Specialist in 2020.

Education

Completed a Bachelor's degree at Marietta College in 2009 and have pursued numerous certifications since then.

Experience

After graduating with a Bachelor's degree in English in 2009, I dabbled in freelance writing for a few years until I eventually settled into the pet niche. For the past 5+ years my work has been concentrated in the pet industry, particularly in the subjects of pet care and nutrition.

About

I am the loving caretaker of a dog (Archie), three cats (Bagel, Biscuit, and Munchkin), and an ever-changing menagerie of other pets including guinea pigs and fish. I spend my free time reading, watching movies, and playing rec league sports in my hometown.


RECENT ARTICLES:


KatKin Unbiased Cat Food Review

We’ve rated KatKin on ingredient quality, species-appropriateness, recalls, and more. Read our KatKin cat food review to learn how this brand stacks up. The We’re All About Cats Standard—Rating KatKin on What Matters We’ve rated the brand on six key criteria for quality. Here’s how it rates in each of these six crucial areas. In total, we give KatKin cat...

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Made By Nacho Cat Food Review

We’ve rated Made by Nacho on ingredient quality, species-appropriateness, recalls, and more. Read our Made by Nacho cat food review to learn how this brand stacks up. The We’re All About Cats Standard—Rating Made by Nacho on What Matters We’ve rated the brand on six key criteria for quality. Here’s how it rates in each of these six crucial areas....

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Open Farm Cat Food Review

We’ve rated Open Farm on ingredient quality, species-appropriateness, recalls, and more. Read our Open Farm cat food review to learn how this brand stacks up. The We’re All About Cats Standard—Rating Open Farm on What Matters We’ve rated the brand on six key criteria for quality. Here’s how it rates in each of these six crucial areas. In total, we...

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The 7 Best Cat Food To Stop Vomiting

Vomiting is a common problem in cats. Common as it is, it can make your cat feel unwell and it leaves cat owners like you with a stinky mess to clean up. Vomiting in cats is generally classified as acute or chronic. Acute vomiting, the most common form in cats, generally lasts one or two days. This form of vomiting...

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How To Take Care Of A Kitten: The Complete Guide

Nothing is more adorable than a fluffy little kitten. Kittens are cute, for sure, but they can also be quite a handful. If you’ve never raised a kitten before, you may be wondering where to start. Being a pet parent means providing for your pet’s basic needs in addition to being a friend and companion. For kittens, this means providing...

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The 8 Best CBD Brands For Cats

CBD products have become extremely prolific, particularly for human use. As scientific evidence continues to support the purported health benefits of CBD, its applications have begun to expand. Many CBD brands have begun to market their products for pets. Though research on the effects of CBD in pets is still somewhat limited, many pet owners swear by CBD for relieving...

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LIX CBD Review

We’ve rated LIX on price per mg. CBD, product variety, quality/safety, and more. Read our LIX CBD review to learn how this brand stacks up. The We’re All About Cats Standard – Rating LIX on What Matters We’ve rated this CBD brand on six criteria for quality. Here’s how it rates in each of these six crucial areas. In total,...

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The 6 Best Cat Diapers

The best cat diapers have a snug yet comfortable fit to prevent leakage. They absorb liquid quickly to keep your cat dry and they are convenient and easy to put on and take off. After researching the industry and reviewing the top brands on the market, we’ve chosen the following cat diapers as the best you can buy. At A...

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What Is The Best Food For Feeding Feral Cats?

Every cat deserves a healthy and nutritious diet. Unfortunately, feral cats don’t have access to the same food resources that house cats have, which means that their diet is often less than perfect. Just because a cat is feral doesn’t mean that it doesn’t still depend on humans for help. If you are the caregiver of a feral cat colony,...

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6 Delicious Homemade Cat Food Recipes

Shopping for cat food can be exhausting and overwhelming. With so many brands and recipes out there, it can be tough to sift through them all. If your cat has allergies, sensitivities, or particular preferences, the task becomes even more difficult. Cat owners everywhere are making the switch to homemade cat food and it’s certainly an option to consider if...

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