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Give a black cat a forever home at Halloween.

Give a black cat a forever home at Halloween.

If you’ve been weighing whether to rescue a cat, Halloween is a good time to adopt. Need a few good reasons to pick out a black cat? Let us dispel some of the myths and help you provide a black kitty with a forever home.


12 Ways to spoil your cat on National Cat Day.

12 Ways to spoil your cat on National Cat Day.

If you’re like most cat parents, who are completely smitten by their kitties, lavishing them with treats, toys, and undivided attention is relatively easy. For cat lovers, doing something extra special needs no twisting of arms.


Cats are great therapy for kids with depression or anxiety.

Cats are great therapy for kids with depression or anxiety.

If your youngster is prone to depression or anxiety, providing her with a feline friend could be one way to lift her spirits.


Why use liners?

Why use liners?

At Modkat, we're proud of our litter liners. They're tailored to fit our cat boxes, and they make your clean-up job easy. We're answering your questions about our liners.


How the solar system's behavior affects our cats.

How the solar system's behavior affects our cats.

Do solar eclipses, full moons, and planetary movements affect our cats? If so, what should we do about it?


6 Tips for improving your cat’s litter box experience.

6 Tips for improving your cat’s litter box experience.

Creating an appropriate environment for your cat’s litter box takes ingenuity, trial and error, and a dose of respect for your feline’s right to feel comfortable doing her business.


Speak up and act for our animal friends on World Animal Day.

Speak up and act for our animal friends on World Animal Day.

There are numerous ways you can take part in this celebration that enables you to be a voice for cats, dogs, lions, tigers, elephants and all living creatures that share planet Earth with us.


Does petting your cat stress him out?

Does petting your cat stress him out?

We know that petting a cat or dog can lower our own blood pressure and increase the release of feel-good hormones in our human brains. Does petting a cat relieve stress for the animal, too?


7 tips to stop your cat from clawing the sofa.

7 tips to stop your cat from clawing the sofa.

When your furry friend digs his claws into your favorite recliner or sofa it’s time to seriously consider ways to keep your cat from ruining your furniture.

Is your apartment big enough for a cat?

Is your apartment big enough for a cat?

If you’re wondering whether you have the space to house a cat companion and are confident he can adapt to apartment living, the short answer is yes. The amount of square footage is not at all the key to the question.


Study reveals physics of how cats drink.

Study reveals physics of how cats drink.

Initially, researchers thought cats drank the same way as dogs but more politely. Turns out neither cats nor dogs drink like people. Learn about the physics of how cats drink.

The secret lives of outdoor cats revealed.

The secret lives of outdoor cats revealed.

What do cats who spend their entire lives on the street do? How long do they live? Do they socialize or fight? To answer these and other questions, researchers at the University of Illinois strapped a GPS device on 42 outdoor cats, some with human companions and some homeless.



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