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.

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Wet vs Dry Cat Food list
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.
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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.
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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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So you’re adopting a kitten or cat – lucky you! Now that you’ve made this important decision, you might have another to make… one that will certainly demonstrate whether you are truly worthy of the privilege of cat ownership.
Cats spray for a variety of different reasons, and this behavior is connected to their natural instincts. Learn more about why cats spray and how to control it.
Learn 5 tips for acclimating your kids to your new kitten. Here are helpful some tricks to creating a kid and kitten friendly household.
Did you know milk is not ideal for cats? See what other surprising foods you shouldn't feed your cat.
From her immune system to her teeth, learn what your cat requires as necessary in her food.
Your cat's unique way of eating may be perfectly suited to her food.
Dry indoor air can cause your cat to have dry, itchy skin. This can lead to excessive shedding and dander. Here are some tips to help with your cat's dry skin.
How often should you change your cat litter? Learn how to keep your cat's litter box clean. Avoid messes & odor by following this litter tips.
The reason your cat isn't using the litter box could be related to stress. Learn about reasons for cat stress and how to help your cat deal with changes.
Cats are natural hunters, but indoor cats don’t always get to use those skills. Help them tap into their prey drive with a DIY wand cat toy.
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.
Diabetes is a complex disease; learn to detect the symptoms of diabetes in your cat.