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Moving a cat for a vet trip can be a stressful experience for both you and the cat in your care. The over-the-cat towel-wrap technique temporarily disorientates a cat long enough so you can move them safely and in a way that causes minimum stress to the cat and yourself. This short restraining method should

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The first few hours after bringing your kitten home can really affect how well they settle into their new life. First and foremost, be patient and never rush your kitten into doing things that they may not be ready for. A change of environment is always stressful for a cat, so it can take a

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Ideally all cats would be allowed access to the outdoors to express their natural behaviour. However some cats need to be confined to the indoors. The decision on whether to keep your cat inside should be assessed on your cat’s personality, health, previous experience, home, local outside environment and your own preferences. If kept solely

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Hi, I’m Catherine. My role helps cats acclimatise to humans. If they’re young kittens, or they’ve come in from another environment or they’re strays, then they often need to get used to new people, get used to being touched again, being groomed and my role is to make sure that they’re ready for their owners

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Moving house can be stressful for cats because much of their feeling of security comes from being surrounded by the familiar sights, sounds and scents of their own territory, so careful planning can ensure a smooth move for everyone. Here are some guidelines to help you on your way. One week before the big day,

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Before getting a new cat or dog to the household, it’s important to consider a variety of factors including the animals’ personalities, their age, whether they have any particular medical problems and their previous experiences and reaction to the other species. Many people may be tempted to let their animals sort it out for themselves,

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So if you’re thinking about getting another cat, we really need to think about what the current resident cat really would think about that. Many people fall into the trap of thinking that their cat might need a friend – particularly if a feline companion has recently passed away. Certainly as people, that’s how we

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The Big Cat Name Survey 2019 We asked you, the public, to tell us your cats' names We had an incredible 34,000 responses. Is your cat's name in the top 10? Is their name more or less popular than five years ago? Watch to find out! Top names by cat colour Black: Sooty; Black and

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my name is Andy I am a full-time calculus iStent at the classical Joplin Center I've been working at the center for 12 years and its best job in the world the first half of the day is all cleaning in the center the second half of the Dana Baker part is dealing with the

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