Cats vs Baby – No, you don’t need to get rid of the cat

In the past 7 years of my career, one of the common things I have come across is people contact me and tell me they need to ‘get rid’ of their cats because they are now pregnant. ‘Pre-mother me’ wanted to yell at these people, but I felt I wasn’t qualified to criticise them. Then I had my baby… Now it has become my new mission … Continue reading Cats vs Baby – No, you don’t need to get rid of the cat

Cat tip: How to clean up cat pee the most efficient way?

If you ever have to deal with a cat who pee in the wrong place, you know how hard it is to get rid of the smell. Cats are efficient predator who use every last drop of moisture from the food they eat. Hence, their urine is very concentrated and…smell really strong. Also, cats are territorial animals who use urine as a ‘marking device’ to … Continue reading Cat tip: How to clean up cat pee the most efficient way?

Trick of the Trade: How to give tablets to your cat? (in a reasonably painless manner…)

WHAT?! I heard you said, after reading the title of this post. I hear you. Trust me. In my job, I have to give a lot of tablets to a lot of cats. A LOT. We usually go with the instruction given by the cat parents, but when in doubt, this always save our day… Yes, the Aldi cat sticks treat. It doesn’t have to … Continue reading Trick of the Trade: How to give tablets to your cat? (in a reasonably painless manner…)

Cat tip: How to get rid of cat hair on a blanket?

I learned this quick tip from one of my many resourceful customers. Summer is on and your cat has been shedding so much hair on your blanket/cushion/jacket/etc. How can you remove the millions of hairs that got stuck? You have tried one of the lint roller things and it doesn’t work very well? Try put your blanket/cushion/jacket/etc into the tumble dryer! I have never tried that myself … Continue reading Cat tip: How to get rid of cat hair on a blanket?