A Guide for Bringing Home a New Cat
All you need to know about welcoming your new family member home.
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Here’s what you need to know to ensure you get started on the right foot, now that you have (or are planning to) welcome your new cat into your home.
Congratulations on your adoption and thank you for saving a life!
Litter Training and Maintenance
The general rule of thumb is having the same number of litter boxes as cats, plus one. Read more
There are a few options to discourage inappropriate scratching. Read more
Managing Potential Allergies
Controlling pet allergies takes some work, but it can be achieved. Read more
Cats spend about one-third of their waking hours grooming themselves. Read more