Dog & Cat Articles with Advice from Our Experts

Looking for expert advice on dog and cat care? Our Purina experts have got you covered with a variety of informative articles on behavior, feeding, getting a new pet, health, puppies and kittens, and senior pets. Whether you're a new pet owner or a seasoned pro, our comprehensive collection of articles provides valuable insights on training techniques, feeding schedules, exercise routines, grooming, and preventative care measures. With our expert guidance, you can ensure that your furry friends are happy and healthy at every stage of their lives. So why wait? Check out our articles today and start giving your beloved dogs and cats the best possible care!

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When Does a Kitten Become a Cat?
When Does a Kitten Become a Cat?
When do kittens become adults? If your kitten is approaching 1 year of age, it will soon be an adult cat. Learn what to expect & how to care for an adult cat.
Cat Exercises - 5 Cat Workouts and Fitness Tips
Cat Exercises - 5 Cat Workouts and Fitness Tips
More than half of all cats are overweight or obese in the United States. Read these 5 exercise and workout tips for your cat to help them stay healthy and happy.
5 Holiday Safety Tips for Pets
5 Holiday Safety Tips for Pets
Read these holiday pet safety tips from a Purina veterinarian to keep your dogs and cats safe from plants, decor and more during the holidays.
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.
Benefits of Turmeric for Dogs
Benefits of Turmeric for Dogs
Turmeric is a great anti-inflammatory, which can be beneficial to dogs with certain ailments. Learn when you should consider giving your dog turmeric supplements.
Can Kittens & Cats Drink Milk?
Can Kittens & Cats Drink Milk?
Many cats and kittens enjoy the creamy taste of milk. Our expert veterinarians answer the questions: can cats drink milk and should you feed your cat milk?
Can Dogs Eat Pumpkins & Sweet Potatoes?
Can Dogs Eat Pumpkins & Sweet Potatoes?
Pumpkin and sweet potatoes are great low-calorie treat options for dogs. Read this article for tips on how to safely serve these fall treats to your dog.
Can Dogs Eat Yogurt?
Can Dogs Eat Yogurt?
Yogurt is high in calcium and protein but is it safe for dogs to eat? Learn which kinds of yogurt dogs can have and how much is safe for yours to eat.
Dog Nutrition Basics - Essential Health Nutrients
Dog Nutrition Basics - Essential Health Nutrients
A dog’s health depends on receiving the right nutrients, from water and protein to fat and carbohydrates. Learn about your dog’s basic nutritional needs here.
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.
How Much Wet Food Should You Feed a Cat?
How Much Wet Food Should You Feed a Cat?
The Purina cat care experts know a thing or two about wet food. Learn some helpful guidelines for when, how often, and how much wet cat food to serve your feline friend.
Can Dogs Eat Cherries?
Can Dogs Eat Cherries?
Cherries are high in vitamins, fiber and antioxidants but is it safe for dogs to eat them? Purina experts explain why you should keep this fruit away from your dog.