why do cats bite

Why Do Cats Bite?

Have you ever been painfully bitten by a pet cat? Before getting angry at your kitty, it is best to ask the question: Why do cats bite? Playful Biting Perhaps you already know why your cat bit you. Some pet owners enjoy roughhousing and playing with their cats. I personally enjoyed play-fighting with my indoor-outdoor orange…

how often should you bathe a dog and a cat

How often Should You Bathe a Dog and a Cat?

Pet grooming needs vary greatly depending on the species and breed of the pet, the pet’s environment, and aesthetic style desired by pet owners. Determining when a pet must be bathed is more effectively done by answering questions about the specific pet’s needs. In order to properly groom and take care of a pet, the…

what to do with an aggressive dog

3 Golden Tips on What to Do with an Aggressive Dog

You are probably reading this post right now for one of the two reasons: Your cute puppy has become a little angry. Your adult dog has started to show traces of aggressiveness.   Good for you for trying to help your furry friend to overcome its problem. Aggressiveness is not natural among pets, and it…

homemade pet shampoo dogs and cats

Homemade Pet Shampoo Recipes

The number one rule for bathing your pet is to use appropriate products – shampoo, conditioner and so on created especially for pets. You don’t want to irritate your furry friend’s skin and eyes with shampoos and soaps made for people to use, right? Also, bathing products made for humans don’t always work well on…

catnip effects on cats

Cats Want Catnip & They Want It Right Meow

It’s no secret that our fuzzy little feline friends go crazy over catnip, but have you ever wondered why? Some may even ask themselves, “What in the world is catnip anyway?” It Keeps Your Cat’s Breath Minty-Fresh! Okay, maybe not.  But it does come from the mint family, according to the Humane Society. Catnip goes…