In this new compact edition of Entertaining Your Indoor Cat, you'll find games, activities, and simple projects designed to keep indoor cats and their loving humans active, engaged, and happy. This funny, all-inclusive guide includes a variety of inventive activities that will amuse and entertain your feline friends. the author's personal activity testers - Forrest, Pie, and Butter (ages 14, 12, and 8 respectively) remain firmly committed to their indoor lifestyle, believing, as do I, that it is the best choice to ensure a kitty's good health and longevity.
This book will introduce you to the games that your cat will want to play, and have great fun doing so! To determine precisely what games will most appeal to your cat, there's a definition of each type of cat personality, and how best to interest him or her in the activities that the book contains.
How to make your favourite pet your best friend? Since becoming domestic pets thousands of years ago, an incredible understanding has evolved between them and their human owners, and while most of us are very close to our cats, there are an amazing amount of simple things you can do to strengthen that bond even further.This wonderful book tells us how to communicate with our cats by giving us a sound education about how they function, what they love and hate, and how they behave. This knowledge enables us to respond directly to a pet's needs and easily smooth over problems as they occur.The more you know about your cat, the more it will appreciate you and the rewards of this love will bring you closer together in a mutually rewarding and lifelong relationship.
Cats are, without question, our favourite pets. Over the thousands of years that they have been our companions, a very real understanding has evolved between them and their human counterparts. This fantastic book is a must-read for every feline fanatic. It is the ultimate guide to forging a more meaningful bond with your pet - to make life happier for both of you! The book explains how cats function as cats - what they like, what they dislike, how they behave - and uses that knowledge to help you build a real relationship with your pet on a day-to-day basis. When problems occur, you will learn why they exist and what you can do to solve them. By finding out more about your cat, you will appreciate it even more, not only for its natural behaviour and abilities, but for the fact that it can share its life with us in such a smooth and rewarding manner.
Make Your Home a PURR-fect Palace! Indoor cats live longer, stay healthier, and enjoy better relationships with their human owners than do outdoor cats. But if you're like many cat owners, you worry about confining your cat to the house. You wonder if your cat finds like indoors satisfying, and you look for ways to add entertainment, exercise, and excitement to your indoor cat's daily routine. Worry no more! Author Arden Moore will show you how to turn your house into cat heaven without spending a lot of money, whether you live in a large country cottage or a small studio apartment. You'll learn how to: Cat proof your home Think like a cat when you decorate Provide your cat with fun home-alone activities Teach your cat to play simple games with you Pamper your cat with a spa-style massage Install an enclosed outdoor cat run And more!
Release on 2020-03-31 | by Gina Spadafori,Lauren Demos,Paul D. Pion
Author: Gina Spadafori,Lauren Demos,Paul D. Pion
Pubpsher: John Wiley & Sons
Everything you need to take care of your feline friend Cats are the purrfect pets: they’re relatively easy to care for, a blast to play with, and sure to win the heart of every member of your family with their loving nature—and sometimes sassy demeanor! Cats For Dummies gives you expert insight into everything from cat behavior to what makes each type of feline unique. With this easy-to-understand guide, you'll be able to tackle those tough cat-astrophes from dealing with problem behaviors like scratching the furniture and missing the litter box—all while learning to understand what your cat is trying to tell you. Happily bring a cat or kitten into your life Keep your new four-legged family member comfortable and safe Live a happy feline-friendly life Keep your cat in prime health Whether you're looking to get your first kitten or adopt a senior cat, this book covers all the basics of feline cat care.
Release on 2008-10-14 | by Elizabeth M. Hodgkins, D.V.M., Esq.
Author: Elizabeth M. Hodgkins, D.V.M., Esq.
In this controversial new book, dedicated veterinarian Elizabeth M. Hodgkins, D.V.M., Esq. raises the alarm regarding the dry food we feed our cats and the nutritional diseases that result. Your Cat: Simple New Secrets to a Longer, Stronger Life turns today's conventional wisdom of cat care on its head with completely new, yet remarkably easy-to-follow guidelines for every cat owner. From kitten-rearing to the adult cat's middle years to caring for the geriatric cat, Dr. Hodgkins explores the full spectrum of proper cat care, as well as the many deadly feline diseases that are rampant. This indispensible manual belongs on every modern cat owner's shelf.
The only fully comprehensive guide to ?all things feline,? from the host of Cat Chat on Martha Stewart Living Radio. Finally, a definitive book that delivers many unknown facts about every aspect of caring for and sharing your life with a cat, ranging from proper nutrition and strange behavior to medical care and multi-cat households, to grooming and geriatrics. The Cat Bible explains the mysteries of feline behavior to owners who are devoted to their cats without being able to fully understand them. It offers straightforward solutions to the problems that cause people to give up their cats, many of which are preventable, including litter box avoidance, furniture scratching, and physical ailments. There are more than 90 million American households that count cats as family members, but they are a vastly underserved population, devoted to their kitties, yet bereft of all the public attention, programming, and print devoted to dogs. Now, bestselling author and investigative journalist Tracie Hotchner offers them The Cat Bible, with straightforward, fact-filled solutions to health and behavior problems, based on years of research into the real reasons behind these issues. In the same warm, straightforward style that attracts devoted listeners to her radio shows, Tracie tackles controversial topics such as the truth about commercial dry pet foods and their dangers, bringing readers the latest facts on every topic that affects a feline?s well-being.
With this newly updated guide, anyone who cares for an indoor cat can learn about its unique qualities and special problems -- and make sure that living together is a wonderful experience for both human and housecat. Includes clear, comprehensive discussions of diet, grooming, behavioral problems, multiple cat households, common household safety, and cutting-edge health information.