Monthly Archives: May 2011

Litter box 101

Here are some tips from CATalyst about setting up the litter box and making it the place your cat wants to go. There are many choices in litter, but most cats prefer unscented clumping clay litter.  To find out what … Continue reading

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Cat Acupuncture: A Primer

Acupuncture is a form of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) that dates back more than 3,000 years. It has been used on animals almost as long: a manual on the use of acupuncture on elephants, thought to be 3,000 years old, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Semi Annual Heartworm Tests

Why do I need a semi annual heartworm test when my pet has never missed a dose?   Giving heartworm prevention to a dog that already has heartworms can be fatal.  While we have great confidence in the heartworm preventative medications … Continue reading

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Catnip, a cat’s delight

by Bruny Hudson, Tampa Pet Rescue Examiner Most cat owners can tell an anecdote about their cats’ peculiar behavior after giving their cats catnip. Playing with catnip toys or coming in contact with catnip leaves, cats show signs of bliss … Continue reading

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