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10 Unique Female Cat Names

10 Unique Female Cat Names

When you bring home an adopted cat or a new kitten, selecting a name all the household can agree on can sometimes be a bit of a headache. Trying to pick something a bit special, quirky or imaginative can feel overwhelming when you are faced with the more important...

10 Unique Male Cat Names

10 Unique Male Cat Names

There is nothing wrong with popular cat names like Sooty, Tiger and Oscar, but, sometimes, standing out from the crowd and picking from more unique male cat names can be a good thing. Bringing home an adopted cat or new kitten can be such an exciting and overwhelming...

5 Best Cats for Apartment Living

5 Best Cats for Apartment Living

What kinds of cats are best for living in apartments? Which cats do well in condos? If you live in an apartment or condo, you will be happy to know that many cats thrive living in small spaces as long as you do your part to provide enough attention, play, engagement...

Lifestyle of the Fancy Feline

Lifestyle of the Fancy Feline

Regardless of its truth, or lack thereof, the myth that cats are independent, distant and aloof pets just will not go away. When it comes to owning a pet, most people hold the false assumption that cats need less attention and pampering than dogs do. While it is true...

Reasons You Need a Cat Sitter

Reasons You Need a Cat Sitter

Owning a pet is a big commitment. They require daily attention, care, and love. These needs don’t stop when you have to travel. Pet sitters are perfect if you have to go out of town. Pet owners don’t hesitate to hire a sitter for their dogs but they often think their...

A Dog’s Perfect Day In Portsmouth

A Dog’s Perfect Day In Portsmouth

Most people give a lot of thought to what their perfect day would look like. Maybe a hike or a walk along the beach? Perhaps you’re more of a pedicure and lunch type person. We think it’s time that all dog lovers should put themselves in another person’s shoes, or in...

How To Stop My Cat From Clawing At The Furniture

How To Stop My Cat From Clawing At The Furniture

As a cat owner I have witnessed on more than one of them of scratching the furniture or walls at some point in their lives. Even with scratching posts, pads, toys aplenty, they still love to scratch the furniture. So what gives? Why do they scratch the furniture?...

Get Your Pet Ready For Summer Travel (Contest)

Get Your Pet Ready For Summer Travel (Contest)

Finally, we can thaw out and start thinking about things like pools, beaches, vacations, and fun summer travel. But where exactly does that leave your fur baby? Are you really ready for summer travel with pet? We are dedicated to making sure your critter is taken care...