Cat Articles

Cat Articles

When it comes to caring for your cat, you need to get your information from an expert. To see what Purina’s experts have to say about cat nutrition, behavior, development, training and more, explore all our articles below.

Featured Cat Articles
Some cat owners prefer to feed their cats wet food. Others prefer dry kibble. Trying to decide between wet vs. dry cat food? Find out what our experts recommend when it comes to feeding your cat.
If you aren’t sure how much wet food you should feed your cat, Purina’s expert nutritionists can help. Plus, they offer guidance on food safety and provide serving ideas your cat will love.
Do cats drink water? Yes, like humans and many other animals, cats need water to survive. Many cats don’t drink as much as they should, though. Find out why they need water and how to get your own kitty to drink more.

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Choosing between a cat dish vs. a cat bowl for feeding time can make all the difference. Click here to learn about the best type of cat bowl.
Puzzle cat feeders are a great way to enrich feeding time. Our expert team shows you how to make a DIY puzzle cat feeder from common household items.
In a few simple steps, learn how to make this DIY elevated cat feeding station for your cat so she can eat in a more natural, relaxed posture.
Mealtime is an important part of your cat's day. Check out this list of tips for feeding your cat to improve their experience from our experts.
Learn how to help keep your cat properly hydrated, including mixing high protein wet cat food with dry cat food to provide valuable moisture and nutrition.
Did you know milk is not ideal for cats? See what other surprising foods you shouldn't feed your cat.
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.
Learn the truth about cats and milk. Experts help answer if cats can have milk, how much you can give them and the benefits of milk.
Learn the basics on how to litter train a kitten and what supplies you'll need. And, get other useful litter box tips & advice with our new cat owner guide.
If your cat has flaky skin, they might have cat dandruff. Learn why your cat has dandruff, how to prevent it and how to care for your cat's skin.
Kittens losing milk teeth is normal, but tooth loss in an adult cat can be indicative of other issues. Learn how diet and preventative care can impact cat dental health.
Learn why cats scratch in or around the litter box. Excessive scratching might mean your cat is trying to tell you something, so find what it could be!