Dog & Cat Articles with Advice from Our Experts
Whether you have a dog, cat or both, our experts are here with all the information and tips you need. We use our Purina expertise to cover topics like dog and cat health, nutrition, behavior, training and more.
What to Feed a Puppy?
What should you feed a puppy? Puppies have specific nutritional needs and puppy food contains essential nutrients. Learn more about what to feed a puppy and why here from Purina’s experts.
How to Support Your Dog's Gut Health & Microbiome
Learn how to support your dog's gut health and improve their microbiome, which is made up of a wide range of bacteria, viruses and microorganisms that drive digestion and support a healthy immune system.
Cat Hunting Behaviors
If you have a cat, you’ve likely had dead mice or birds turn up on your doorstep. Read why cats hunt and get a better understanding of your cat’s behavior.
Why Do Cats Meow?
Did you know cats primarily meow at humans, and not other cats? The explanation may surprise you. Learn why and how cats use vocalization to communicate with people.
10 Tips to Keep Dogs & Cats Happy Indoors
When you’re stuck inside, having pets can make the time a lot more enjoyable—but can also present some challenges. Purina’s pet behaviorists share tips to keep you and your pet happy when you’re stuck inside.
Why Do Cats Purr?
Why do cats purr when you stroke them and how do they do it? Sometimes it’s their way of communicating or showing affection. Find out what it means when your cat purrs.
7 Tips on How To Feed a Cat
Whether you need to know where to put your cat’s food bowl or want to know how often to feed her, our experts have you covered. Make mealtime more enjoyable for you and your cat with these tips on how often to feed a cat.
What are Raw Diets for Cats & are They Safe?
Wild cats live on raw meat from their prey, so are raw food diets for cats safe? Although domestic cats can eat raw meat, that may not provide all the nutrients they need. Learn more about raw diets for cats here.
Does My Cat Have Allergies?
Learn the signs and symptoms of allergies in your cat, from food to environment.
Cat Acne: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Did you know cats can get acne? Feline acne is a condition that can be addressed with a few simple changes. Learn more about prevention and treatment of cat acne.
Adopting and Caring for a Cat with Special Needs
Adopting a special needs cat is a fulfilling, unique experience. Read more about how to care for your special cat and discover what other cat owners are talking about.
Cat Sneezing a Lot? Here's Why Your Cat is Sneezing
Cats sneezing a lot can be cute but can also be a sign of allergies or other issues. Learn more about why cats sneeze, common causes and the cures behind them.