Category: Kitty Health

What Are The Benefits Of CBD Oil For Cats?

There is a great deal of talk these days about CBD oil.  A few months ago, I started using it on my cat.  I decided it would be good to tell you of the experience that the cat  had. In the process of telling the story, I will attempt to answer the question, what are…


Do You Know When Your Cat Is Sick?

Greetings, two-legged readers! Lucinda the literate cat, reporting for duty. My CCL (Cantankerous Cat Lady) has given me a writing assignment that is a little different from my ordinary jobs. She has given me an article to read by Dr. Phil Zeltzman, DVM, DACVS, CVJ, and has asked me to give my views on the…


What Do You Know About Common Cat Allergies?

Statistics say that nearly 1/3 of Americans with allergies are allergic to cats and dogs. Common cat allergies affect twice as many people as dog allergies. Surprisingly, it is not the fur or hair that is the problem. Cat allergies are caused by proteins in the cat’s saliva, urine, and dander (dried flakes of skin.)…


Do Cats Have Healing Powers?

What do you think?  Do cats have healing powers?  Here is a great story from someone who believes they do. My friends, I have a special treat for you.  This story comes from Dr. Jenna Foster, another member of Wealthy Affiliate, the company through which we build our websites.  Our community is very interactive, so…


LETTERS TO LUCINDA 3: Cat Behavior Solutions

Hello, readers from the world of two-leggeds. Here is the third installment of Letters to Lucinda. In this column, I will address the issue of overweight cats. In my reading, I have learned that it is not only the cat community that is having problems with too many who are overweight, but it is a…


Learn About These Cat Eye Conditions

A healthy cat’s eyes should be bright and clear. But what if they are not? What if they are cloudy or have a discharge? Is your cat constantly rubbing his eyes? There are a number of cat eye conditions that can lead to devastating consequences, including surgery or blindness. Learn the symptoms of these conditions…


LETTERS TO LUCINDA 2: Cat Behavior Solutions

Welcome, readers, to Lucinda’s second monthly Cat Behavior Solutions column. This month I am writing about a controversial issue that I believe needs to be addressed by a wide audience. Changes need to be made. I am tackling the issue of declawing. First, please read this sad testimonial from one of my cat friends, Felicity….


Select The Best Cat Health Insurance

Have you ever considered cat health insurance? What if your pet develops a health condition that requires time and money to clear up? What if your feline needs surgery? Wouldn’t it give you peace of mind to know that such emergencies are covered?  Here are some questions you need to have answered by the insurance…


LETTERS TO LUCINDA: Cat Behavior Solutions

Hello, two-legged readers. It’s Lucinda, the literate cat, but with something a bit different this time. First of all, my book reviews have gone over very well, so my CCL (Cantankerous Cat Lady) has decided to make me a permanent member of her staff. Today I will be starting a brand new venture. Members of…


Do You Know the Purpose of Cats’ Whiskers?

Your cat’s whiskers are highly tactile hairs. These grow in a pattern and can be found above the cat’s eyes and on its muzzle. Whisker hairs also grow elsewhere on the cat’s body, such as his ears, jaw, and forelegs. These sensory tools help the cat in many ways. For example, they can help him…