Lost Cats (and Dogs):                                                           Your pets versus 4th of July fireworks

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Authored by Jason Nicholas, BVetMed Fireworks beautiful for humans, deadly for our cats. Do you know what day is historically the busiest day of the year in animal shelters all across the country? It’s the FIFTH of July. Do you know why? Yup, you guessed it… fireworks! In reality though, that’s only partially right. The real reasons are a bit more involved than …

Thank You

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I met a new client today. At the end of our initial meeting she said I know a lot.  Yes, for 15 years this has been is my job and vocation. Then I realized that so much of my experience is the time I have spent pet sitting for my clients. I have learned so much from my clients. It has …

Security is an Integral Part of Cat Sitting

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Today I meet some ladies who reminded me how important the security I provide my clients is. I told them about a cat sit I just went on to find the garage door wide open. It had been open for at least 24 hours, since my clients had left the day before. The door to the yard was locked but …

Where to put your cat’s food and water. 

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If your first guess is next to the litter box, you guessed wrong. Us humans have a tendency to think like a human, what a surprise. When we have cats in our lives we need to think like a cat when we decide the placement of the litter boxes and food and water.  I don’t eat in my bathroom and …

Q. My cat continues to scratch on furniture and carpets. He has plenty of scratching posts around the house. Please help!

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thank you internet for the pic. Answered ByDANA KOCH, VMD, MLAS from Pet MD Scratching is a natural behavior in cats that can be frequently frustrating for pet owners who want to keep their furniture from being shredded on a constant basis. The texture of furniture and carpet is very appealing to cats and this why they frequently choose to …

June 08th, 2015

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With three geriatric cats in our home, I forget this.  >^..^< I had to share this on Pampurred Pet Care’s facebook too. facebook.com/pampurredpetcareI post on facebook daily, stop by, like my page and make a comment!

Enriching Your Cat’s Environment

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By Sherry Woodard, Best Friends animal behavior consultant There are so many ways that you can enrich the life of your indoor cat. Keeping in mind that every cat is an individual, spend some time discovering what your feline particularly enjoys. Here are some suggestions: Find out if your cat likes petting, being carried around, being gently combed or brushed.  …