Cat Health Tips & Information

When you understand cat health, you can better care for your own kitty. Our experts explain everything you need to know about keeping your cat healthy and happy. Whether you’re wondering why your cat’s sneezing or want to know if your kitty is overweight, we’ve got the information you’re looking for.

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Promote a Healthy & Shiny Cat Coat

Vitamins, minerals, proteins and fats affect the look and feel of your cat's fur. Learn more about how a proper diet helps your cat have a healthy skin and coat.

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What Are Probiotics for Cats?
What Are Probiotics for Cats?
Discover the benefits of probiotics for cats. Learn how they work, their benefits, and when to give them. Find out how probiotics can help your cat stay healthy and happy.
Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: Causes & Treatment
Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: Causes & Treatment
Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease or FLUTD is a common condition seen in cats. Learn the symptoms and what to do if you suspect your cat has lower urinary tract disease.
Cat Throwing Up: Causes & Signs of Serious Issues
Cat Throwing Up: Causes & Signs of Serious Issues
There are many reasons a cat may be throwing up. Read some common reasons that may be causing your cat to vomit and when you should consult a veterinarian.
How to Bathe a Cat: Step-By-Step Tips
How to Bathe a Cat: Step-By-Step Tips
Do cats need baths? Learn how to tell if your cat needs a bath and get step-by-step tips for how to bathe a cat, so it can be a stress-free part of your grooming routine.
How to Take Care of a Pregnant Cat
How to Take Care of a Pregnant Cat
Having kittens is exciting but many cat owners are uncertain what they should do. Learn how to support your cat during its pregnancy and so that it has healthy kittens.
Is My Cat’s Stomach Upset?
Is My Cat’s Stomach Upset?
Cats can occasionally experience upset stomachs & sensitive digestive tracts. Learn more about cat vomiting and other digestive issues like diarrhea & refusing to eat.
Holiday Plants Poisonous to Cats
Holiday Plants Poisonous to Cats
Did you know certain traditional holiday plants are not safe for cats? These tips can help you avoid decorations that may be harmful or poisonous to your cats.
How to Keep Cats’ Teeth Clean
How to Keep Cats’ Teeth Clean
Did you know 8 out of 10 cats over the age of 3 have tooth and gum problems? Read from our expert cat care team on how to avoid dental disease in your cat.
Is Organic Cat Food Better for My Cat?
Is Organic Cat Food Better for My Cat?
Get information about whether organic food is safe and healthy for your cat.
Signs & Symptoms of a Stressed Cat
Signs & Symptoms of a Stressed Cat
When cats are feeling stressed and anxious they can start to act out and behave poorly. Learn how to spot signs of stress and how to reduce stress for your cat.
How Long Are Cats Pregnant?
How Long Are Cats Pregnant?
Recognizing if your cat is pregnant and knowing what to do at each pregnancy stage can be tricky. Visit Purina to learn about the signs, gestation period, and more.
How to Tell if a Cat Is Pregnant
How to Tell if a Cat Is Pregnant
Are you noticing physical and behavioral changes in your cat? Learn what signs and symptoms to look for to tell if those changes mean your cat is pregnant.