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A blog about modern cats’ health + happiness.

The Cool Cat’s Guide to (Funny) Feline Names

The Cool Cat’s Guide to (Funny) Feline Names

There’s one question you must answer right the first time, however, since it’s hard to change once decided: What to name your new friend.

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12 Celebrities Who ❤️ Cats!

12 Celebrities Who ❤️ Cats!

Not even a celebrity can resist the allure of a cat’s charm. See a few of our favorite celebrity cats here...

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All About Service Animals, Therapy Cats, and ESAs

All About Service Animals, Therapy Cats, and ESAs

While cats can’t lead a visually impaired person through a crowded city street, they can serve as emotional support animals (ESAs) or therapy animals.

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Q&A About Pet Health Insurance

Q&A About Pet Health Insurance

Even an uneventful trip to the vet can have us wondering what we’d do if our cat ever became seriously ill. It may be time to think about pet health insurance.

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Modkat’s Top 10 Cat-Friendly Colleges

Modkat’s Top 10 Cat-Friendly Colleges

What colleges and universities allow pets in dorms? More than you may think. Pets, it turns out, can help decrease stress and anxiety among college students...

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Eco-Friendly Cat Toys

Eco-Friendly Cat Toys

Happy, healthy cats need quality entertainment. Help out Mother Earth by choosing eco-friendly playthings.

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Yoga with Cats

Yoga with Cats

CNN calls it the “newest exercise trend.” We call it true nirvana. It’s yoga + cats. What could be more peaceful?

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Toys, Gadgets, and Games for Cats

Toys, Gadgets, and Games for Cats

Playing with your cat means more than fun and games. It means human-feline bonding. Check out these affordable toys, gadgets, and games you and your cat can enjoy together.

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9 Tips to Shooting Purr-fect Photos of Your Cat

9 Tips to Shooting Purr-fect Photos of Your Cat

Whether you fancy an Instagram account for your furry friend or you just want to capture her best side for posterity, you can learn to shoot shutterstock-quality images of your cat.

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Top Apps for Cats and the People Who Love Them

Top Apps for Cats and the People Who Love Them

Here’s a list of our favorite apps for cats and those who love them plus great tips for making your mobile device a cat-friendly apparatus.

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The 9 Secrets to Successful Litter Box Locations

The 9 Secrets to Successful Litter Box Locations

Are you looking for the best place to tuck a litter box among your furnishings? It’s not easy to find that just-right spot where...

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Guide to a Blissful Multi-Cat Household

Guide to a Blissful Multi-Cat Household

Are you considering adding a second or third cat to your household? Tranquility in a multi-cat household is essential, and it’s easier to achieve than you think.

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10 Unbelievable Cats

10 Unbelievable Cats

Our cats do the darnedest things. Sometimes, our feline friends are simply cute, and often, they’re amazing to us. But here...

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Famous Cats of History

Famous Cats of History

Cats as a species and individual tabbies alike deserve our wonder. Consider these remarkable mousers from history:  

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Which Cat Are You? Quiz!

Which Cat Are You? Quiz!

It’s easy and fun to discover your cat type! Take our eight-question quiz to find out which cat personality...

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9 Tips for Living with Older Cats

9 Tips for Living with Older Cats

We love our cats. In fact, we can't get enough of them. But as our kitties grow older, they need special care. Recognizing your cat is getting older can be...

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How to Remove Cat Urine and Its Smell

How to Remove Cat Urine and Its Smell

We love our cats, but sometimes they can be frustrating - particularly when they urinate outside of the litter box. Ever walk into the house...

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#CuteCatsofInstagram

#CuteCatsofInstagram

You already know Grumpy, Nala, Lil Bub, Cole & Marmalade, and the other celebrity cats of Instagram. Today, let us introduce...

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Cats That Love to Swim

Cats That Love to Swim

While most people think all cats are hydrophobic, many cats actually enjoy playing and swimming in the water.

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A Guide to Cat Play

A Guide to Cat Play

Playtime isn't just for amusement. A cat's heart health and overall condition rely on incorporated playtime. Here are the rules of cat play...

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7 Tips for Helping Cats and Kids Bond

7 Tips for Helping Cats and Kids Bond

Is your cat ready to meet your new baby? Is your child ready for the responsibility of pet care? Kids and cats aren’t always natural companions, but with a little guidance...

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5 Things Nobody Tells You about Traveling with Cats

5 Things Nobody Tells You about Traveling with Cats

Most cats will spend summer vacation at home in the hands of a trusted sitter. But for those that want to hit the open road...

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What to Do if You Find a Stray Cat in Your Backyard

What to Do if You Find a Stray Cat in Your Backyard

You spotted a stray cat through your back window. What should you do? During the summer, many people...

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Famous Orange Cats

Famous Orange Cats

Orange cats are more than playful, freckle-faced, and big-hearted companions. History and entertainment have given us plenty of...

 

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Summer in the City with Kitty

Summer in the City with Kitty

The fun-filled days of summer have arrived. For people in the city, it’s time to enjoy street festivals, trek to the beach, and plan...

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All the Reasons a Black Cat Brings Good Luck

All the Reasons a Black Cat Brings Good Luck

If you have a black cat, you already know you lucked out. Like every other color of cat, they can provide you with...

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The Ultimate Guide to New Cat Ownership

The Ultimate Guide to New Cat Ownership

Congratulations on acquiring a new cat! To help you get started, we’ve compiled the ultimate guide to new cat ownership.

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Is Your Cat Oversleeping?

Is Your Cat Oversleeping?

Cats love to sleep. But did you know a sleepy cat can be a sick cat?

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6 Ways Kitty Brings Health + Happiness into Your Life

6 Ways Kitty Brings Health + Happiness into Your Life

Did you know your cat may have a lot do with your levels of health and happiness? Let’s look at 6 ways your cat is making your life better right now.

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5 Ways to Help Friends with Cat Allergies

5 Ways to Help Friends with Cat Allergies

Do you want to host guests but worry about cat allergy sufferers? Today, we share our top five tips to help keep both your cat and your guests happy and healthy.

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10 Tips to a Happy Cat

10 Tips to a Happy Cat

Is your cat bored at home while you’re away all day? Here are 10 quick tips to keep your pet happy, engaged, and healthy.

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Cat Behavior > Start Here

Cat Behavior > Start Here

When your cat proudly lays a mouse on your pillow, you may start to wonder, why does she do that?

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3 Tips to Minimize Litter Box Odor

3 Tips to Minimize Litter Box Odor

A clean, low-odor litter box is one key to a happy, healthy pet and a companionable cat household. 

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7 Answers to Your Top Litter Box Maintenance Questions

7 Answers to Your Top Litter Box Maintenance Questions

A clean litter box is key to a satisfied cat and a pleasant home. Today, we answer your questions...

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10 Safe Spring Cleaning Tips for Cat Lovers

10 Safe Spring Cleaning Tips for Cat Lovers

The trees are budding outside the window, and it’s time to give your home that thorough scrubbing...

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The Ultimate Guide to Second Cat Introductions

The Ultimate Guide to Second Cat Introductions

Are you thinking about adding another cat but aren't sure how? Follow these smart guidelines for a safe and happy introduction.

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