Is Cat Litter Toxic? Risks That You Should Know

Is Cat Litter Toxic? Risks That You Should Know

We love our cats. They’re cute, cuddly, and always there for us. But what if cat litter is toxic to cat parents? Instead of bringing joy and being the source of countless internet memes, they’re actually a source of serious danger? Begging the question, is...
Can Cats Eat Whipped Cream? Is it Safe or Toxic to Them?

Can Cats Eat Whipped Cream? Is it Safe or Toxic to Them?

Can cats eat whipped cream? As a vet, I get this question A LOT!. Whipped cream is a dairy product. It is cheap, sweet, and incredibly delicious. No wonder why cats may be tempted to eat it! However, is it suitable for our felines to eat?  Find out! READ MORE: Is...
Are Russian Blue Cats Hypoallergenic? A Vet’s Response)

Are Russian Blue Cats Hypoallergenic? A Vet’s Response)

Are Russian Blue Cats hypoallergenic? This is a question that I often encounter when talking to cat lovers who are allergic to animal fur. Is there anything like a hypoallergenic Russian Blue cat? What tips and considerations should be considered when choosing one for...
6 Reasons Why Your Cat is Throwing Up White Foam

6 Reasons Why Your Cat is Throwing Up White Foam

Most cat owners are used to seeing their furry feline friends bring up the occasional furball. So that makes it all the more alarming when, instead, you see your cat throwing up white foam. Why does this happen; and more importantly, how serious is it? Keep reading...
What Does it Mean When Cats Squint Their Eyes?

What Does it Mean When Cats Squint Their Eyes?

What does it mean if my cat is squinting one eye? Cats use their eyes as a deeply nuanced method of communication, even squinting one eye can be a way to signal information. But, unfortunately, it makes it more difficult for us to gauge when our furry friends...
Do Cats Smile When They Are Happy?

Do Cats Smile When They Are Happy?

Few animals can look as smug or self-satisfied as a cat, and with the upturned corners of their mouth, you may wonder, “do cats smile?” While felines certainly do have a vast range of expressions, smiling is a form of human communication. But, that...
7 Reasons Why Your Cat’s Eyes Are Always Dilated

7 Reasons Why Your Cat’s Eyes Are Always Dilated

Why are my cat’s eyes always dilated? A cat is able to constrict and dilate its pupils, just like you and I. This controls the amount of light entering their eyes and is important for vision in bright and dim lighting. If a cat’s eyes are always dilated, there...
Are Raspberries Good or Bad for Cats? (Vet Answered)

Are Raspberries Good or Bad for Cats? (Vet Answered)

Can cats eat raspberries? It is only natural to want to introduce your furry friend to the delectable foods that we humans enjoy. However, is sharing a bowl of raspberries with your kitty really a good idea? While these fruits are not toxic, there are certain things...
My Cat Has Diarrhea and Vomiting: What Should I do?

My Cat Has Diarrhea and Vomiting: What Should I do?

My cat has diarrhea but seems fine otherwise; should I be worried? Short answer: If a cat has the runs but no other symptoms, we do not necessarily need to be alarmed. For most, their diarrhea will be mild and transient and they will be back to normal within a...