Category Archives: Cat Care

Catnip 101

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There are certainly many things to love about cats: they’re cute, clean, cuddly, and full of charisma. They’re also very entertaining, especially when they’re feeling playful. In fact, kitties can be absolutely hilarious to watch. As you may know, one of the most amusing things about our feline pals is the way they react to … Continue reading »

Anxiety in Cats

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Did you know that cats can suffer from stress and anxiety, just like people can? Fluffy may have a reputation for being cold and aloof, but the truth is that these little furballs are actually very emotional, and can easily feel frightened or uneasy. Here, a local Colorado Springs, CO vet discusses anxiety in cats. … Continue reading »

5 Ways to Keep Your Cat Active

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Is your kitty sleeping right now? There’s a good chance that the answer to that question is yes. Cats certainly do take their beauty sleep very seriously! Fluffy’s love of naps may be cute, but it does make it easy for her to put on weight. Obesity is very bad for kitties’ health, and can … Continue reading »

4 Common Cat Care Mistakes

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Kitties are very popular pets, and with very good reason. Fluffy is not only cute, charismatic, and cuddly, she’s also easy to care for. Your furry pal will groom herself daily, and will discretely use her own private powder room to see to her needs. However, even though cats are quite independent, they do still … Continue reading »

Spring Cleaning for Pets

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Spring is just a few weeks off, and not a minute too soon! As the weather warms up, many of us will be rolling up our sleeves for some seasonal chores. If you have pets, you may want to add a few extra things to your spring to-do list. Read on as a Colorado Springs, … Continue reading »

Responsible Pet Ownership

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February is Responsible Pet Owners Month! Our animal companions are truly precious gifts: those adorable furry faces, cute habits, and hilarious antics really brighten up our lives. This is a great time to talk about the things that keep our four-legged buddies happy, healthy, and safe. A Colorado Springs, CO vet offers tips on being … Continue reading »

New Year’s Resolutions for People With Kitties

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It’s hard to believe, but 2017 has officially arrived! If you have a cat, there’s a good chance that your four-legged friend slept right through the celebrations as the ball dropped last night. (Actually, Fluffy may very well sleep through the majority of the new year, but that’s beside the point.) If you’re making resolutions … Continue reading »

Shopping Checklist for Adopting a Senior Cat

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November is Adopt A Senior Pet Month! If you’ve recently decided to give a senior kitty a forever home, you’re doing a wonderful thing. To help get you and Fluffy started out on the right paw, you’ll want to make sure you have everything ready and waiting for your new pet before the big day. … Continue reading »

Obesity in Cats

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Did you know that October 7th is officially National Pet Obesity Awareness Day? Obesity is actually one of the most common health issues our feline friends face. Fluffy may look adorable if she’s, well, not just fluffy, but your pet will be much healthier if she stays at or near her ideal weight. Read on … Continue reading »

Autumn Hazards for Kitties

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Autumn is just around the corner. Soon the leaves will change, and the weather will start getting chilly. Fall is a beautiful time of year … but it can be quite dangerous for our feline friends. Read on as a local Colorado Springs, CO vet lists some autumn dangers for cats. Fleas As the weather … Continue reading »