Anyone who has ever lived with a cat knows they tend to hold grudges. So when it comes to giving a cat medication, the process needs to be as easy and non-traumatic as possible — for both the feline AND the human. FUR lead volunteer Syd shares her tips and tricks for medicating our loveable but persnickety furballs.
I get it. I squee whenever I see a kitten, with their big heads and little bodies and curious, adventurous spirits. But many older folks find having a kitten in the household causes more stress than expected. That’s why it’s especially important to carefully consider what type of cat is right for you at this stage of your life.
FUR volunteer Cheryl Buchignani processes the sorrow of losing Tula, the elderly, rescued cat she fostered. After only 6 weeks in Cheryl’s home, Tula had to be euthanized. Cheryl notes, “Whether they are with us for 6 weeks or 16 years, these little beings touch us in ways that are hard to express.”
Here’s a math problem for you: When do two cats equal 12,000 cats? Answer: When those cats are not spayed or neutered. That’s right. In just five years, a female cat and her mate can set off a chain reaction Read More