Posts Tagged “cat hair”

Reasons for Cat Hair Loss

By | January 23, 2012

Most people know that a healthy full coat is a sign of good health in animals. Cat hair loss can then be a cause for concern. What should you be looking for if you are facing cat hair loss?
There are several possibilities in hair loss issues. The first is to check for parasites. Mites, fleas […]

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How to Groom a Cat and Survive the Experience

By | January 21, 2012

If you watch your cat when it is awake you wont have to wait long before she starts to wash herself.
When Is a Good Time to Groom a Cat?
A good question. Have you ever tried to make your cat do something that she does not want to do? I know its impossible and ends in […]

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Ten Ways to Treat a Cat for Matted Fur

By | January 17, 2012

Grooming your cat regularly with a brush or comb will reduce the occurrence of cat hair matting.
Unfortunately, many cats wind up with matted fur because they hate to be groomed. Here’s how to deal with the problem, which occurs most often in longhairs.
Instructions
1. Attempt to remove the fur mat after the cat has eaten. Cats […]

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What is the Difference Between Cat Fur and Cat Hair?

By | January 16, 2012

As a reader you no doubt have noticed references to both phrases on this site and other sites-but no one has ever explained the difference, if any. Here’s a nice answer by Franny Syufy to the Question: What is the difference between cat fur and cat hair?
Answer: Excellent question, and one many people wonder […]

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How to Groom a Ragdoll Cat!

By | January 13, 2012

Grooming a Ragdoll cat regularly will ensure your pet’s coat remains healthy and lustrous. Read on to learn more about Ragdoll cat grooming
requirements from the following article.
 
Easygoing and mellow, that’s a Ragdoll cat for you. These cats are one of the easiest pets to keep as pets, especially for families with children. These cats have […]

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My cat has matted fur. How do I go about grooming matted cat fur?

By | January 12, 2012

This question is from Mary in the UK from the pictures-of-cats.org website. She ask:
My cat has matted fur. How do I go about grooming matted cat fur? She is a medium long haired cat and is old with a bit of excess weight. She always gets matted fur on her backside which she sits on […]

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Long Cat Hair-The Importance of Cat Grooming

By | January 6, 2012

This is an article I found on our-happy-cat.com website, going all the way back to 2007. It’s called “Long Cat Hair The Importance Of Cat Grooming”
Long cat hair needs special attention everyday and although your cat will groom itself often it will need some help from you to keep it in tiptop condition.
This is an […]

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Cat Grooming part 2

By | January 4, 2012

This article will conclude the series I did on “Cat Grooming” from i-love-cats.com.
 
All cats who have hair, sheds them. And long-haired cats get matted hair. Professional groomers can help you get rid of shedding hair and prevent cat hair matting. But do as much yourself as you can. It is a good opportunity for […]

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My Cat is Matted and Gaining Weight!

By | January 3, 2012

Question:
My cat is 10 years old. This is the 2nd or 3rd year of cat matting, which is a couple of years since my daughter left the home.  I believe there has been less environmental stress but I do work long hours, and I would guess that lack of mental stimulation/companionship during the day is the worst she has to […]

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Medical Ways to Break Down Cat Hairballs

By | January 2, 2012

MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY–Dirty litter boxes and hairballs probably top most cat owners’ lists as the most distasteful parts of having a cat.
Most cat owners know to watch their step when they hear the hacking of their cat, but many don’t know that hairballs can be life-threatening, not just a nuisance.
Many cats groom most of their […]

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