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Michael Vogelsang

Peckville, PA All About Cats

Highlights

  • Cat Expert, Rabbit Expert

Education

Journalism, Long Beach State University

Experience

Journalism, Writing, Editing

About

Michael is an animal lover, writer, musician and voice actor who has always loved having animals in his life. He and his wife enjoy their involvement with local shelters and the rescue community, as well as taking care of their ever-growing family of animals.


RECENT ARTICLES:


What To Know When Adopting An FeLV-Positive Cat

Feline leukemia, also known as FeLV, is a common disease that affects 1-2% of the global cat population, and anywhere from 2-3% of all cats in the United States. How Is FeLV Transmitted?  FeLV is typically transferred through the exchanging of fluids from already infected cats, such as from bite wounds, nursing, mutual grooming, and litter boxes, as well...

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Sustainably Yours Litter Review

Sustainably Yours Cat Litter has three varieties available in the U.S. and two varieties available in Brazil. (In Brazil, their litter products go by the name of Viva Verde!) For the sake of this product review, we will be focusing on the three options available in the U.S., which are the Multi-Cat, Multi-Cat Plus and Multi-Cat Large Grains formulas. The...

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Boxiecat Litter Review

Boxiecat Cat Litter has several different options in their line of litters to choose from, including the Boxiecat Air and Boxiecat Pro varieties. But for this review, we will be focusing on their Gently Scented, Extra Strength Unscented and Premium Unscented formulas. The Boxiecat litters in this review are all made from natural clay and all have a high absorbency...

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Sanicat Extreme Litter Review

Sanicat Extreme Litters are made from natural sodium bentonite clay, which allows for a high absorbency rate and creates immediate clumping abilities. The clay also has a very low amount of dust and, whether you are using the scented or unscented formula, it does a good job with odor control. The porous clay, along with the immediate clumping and absorbency,...

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Skoon Cat Litter Review

Skoon litter is an all-natural litter made of diatom pebbles that are manufactured using a low heat-thermal activation process. The porous pebbles and their manufacturing method create a high rate of absorbency along with being virtually dust-free and hypoallergenic. The size of the pebbles almost completely eliminate tracking outside of the litter box, and the non-clumping formula reduces the amount...

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Garfield Cat Litter Review

Garfield litter is an all-natural litter made from dehydrated cassava and corn with no added chemicals or fragrances. It’s completely plant-based, biodegradable and flushable, and its naturally light color makes it easy for owners to spot any irregularities in their cat’s urine. Even though it’s unscented, the natural ingredients still manage to do a decent job with odor control, and...

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How To Introduce Cats To A New Home

Whether you are a first-time cat owner or looking to adopt a new member into your existing brood, there are many things to consider before introducing a new cat into your home. Cats are generally very independent and are typically able to adapt to almost any situation. However, every cat has its own, unique personality; just like you, any pre-existing...

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The 5 Best Carpet Cleaners For Cat Urine

If you are a cat parent, you absolutely love your fur babies with seemingly unconditional adoration. Cats all have their own, unique personalities and, despite their individual quirks, we can’t imagine our lives without them. However, as with all animals, cat ownership is never perfect and, ‘accidents will happen,’ as the saying goes. This is definitely true when it comes...

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What To Know When Adopting A FIV-Positive Cat

Even though cats are considered to be very low-maintenance animals, adopting one is still something that should not be taken lightly, and bringing one into your home should never be a spur-of-the-moment decision. Cats require some specific supplies, a nutritious diet and a pleasant home in order for them to live long, happy lives. And, this is especially true when...

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The Complete Guide To Fostering Cats

Fostering cats can be a very enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Whether you take in a newborn kitten or an adult cat, even though it may only be temporary, you have the opportunity to provide them with a loving and healthy home, as well as providing yourself with a lot of happiness along the way. The need for fostering can be...

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