Bow Legged Cats (Is This Condition Normal?)

bow legged cats

Not too long ago, I was at the vet waiting to pick up my cat’s kidney medication. I ended up speaking with a foster who had brought in a kitten that was bow legged for a physical exam. Apparently, this fosterer has been fostering kittens for more than two decades and has seen her fair … Read more

Can Cats Eat Meatballs? (Not All Meatballs Are Made Equal)

meatballs cooking in a pan

I am a fan of meatballs for many reasons. They are inexpensive, easy to make, taste great and can be eaten for a couple of days as leftovers. What’s not to like? Whenever it’s meatball night which is too often for my family’s liking, the two most common visitors that I will have in my … Read more

Can Cats Eat Parmesan Cheese? (The Cheesy Answer)

can cats eat parmesan cheese

I’m not the best of cooks and when I have guests over, my secret weapon is to use lots of parmesan cheese. The flavor power of this parmesan cheese can turn an acceptable tasting dish into something incredible (you can thank me later). Call me a cheese head but I love most cheeses except for … Read more

Why Does My Cat Put Its Head In My Hand?

cat put head in my hand

I can happily write 10,000 words about all the weird habits of my cat and it still wouldn’t be enough to cover it in detail. One of his idiosyncrasies that I always find most endearing is when my cat buries his head in my hand. To see my little furry boy all curled up next … Read more

Black Spots On Cat’s Gums (Do I Need To Worry?)

black spot on cat's gums

Every fortnightly, both my cat and dog will get a thorough body examination done by me. My family members call it ‘outraging my pets’ modesty’ and for good reason. I make it a point to run my hands all over their bodies looking for bumps and sores that have appeared out of nowhere. I will … Read more