Category Archives: Cats

Activated Charcoal Poisoning Remedy

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We knew that activated charcoal is an excellent material for filtering out impurities from cats’ water, which is why we offer activated charcoal filters in our thirstycat fountains shop. What I recently learned, from Martin Zucker’s book Veterinarians’ Guide to Natural Remedies, is that it is also  excellent as a treatment for feline poisoning, which […]

Cats’ Acute Senses and the Holiday Season

I was watching our cat, Bijou, walking through our snow covered back yard, on a hunt. Out where the lawn transitions into the wild I saw him stop and look about 3 feet to his left, intently. He turned, leaped nearly straight up into the air and came crashing down, penetrating the several inches of […]

Cats’ Colors & Personality Traits

Although most of us are attracted to and fond of most cats, we are also, most of us,  influenced by a cat’s color. Pure white cats are often associated with being prissy and  aloof while black cats evoke suspicion and even fear. Orange cats are thought to be  friendly. Alhough each of these, and many […]