Can Humans Get Cat Fleas?

Jane MillerCat Health

Can Humans Get Cat Fleas - SweetieKitty

The short answer to this question is yes, humans can get cat fleas. In fact, cat fleas LOVE human blood! As I think I’ve said before AT LEAST a hundred times – I hate fleas. I cannot see what good they do in the great scheme of things. I mean, what are they FOR, apart from to irritate the sanity … Read More

7 Reasons Why My Cat Has Bald Patches

Jane MillerCat Health

7 Reasons Why My Cat Has Bald Patches - SweetieKitty

We all know what dandies cats are – they’ll spend a third of their waking hours just washing themselves! They are obviously preening themselves so that the whole world can see what a well-turned out kitty cat looks like. So you can imagine this suave lady or gentleman’s distress if, after all that licking, nibbling and evacuation of the smallest … Read More

9 Reasons Why My Cat Can’t Keep Food Down

Jane MillerCat Health

9 Reasons Why My Cat Can't Keep Food Down - SweetieKitty

What goes in must stay in, right? That’s a no-brainer, you’d say, and you’d be right, yes? Well – yes, most of the time, but these are cats we’re talking about, and they don’t always do what they’re supposed to.  (In fact, they don’t do it most of the time!) But why should cats vomit constantly? Are they just being … Read More

12+ Reasons Why My Cat Pees Everywhere

Jane MillerCat Health

Why Does My Cat Pee Everywhere - SweetieKitty

Your cat is not a human being. (You probably noticed that!) He doesn’t do things out of spite or just to annoy you, so if your cat is peeing everywhere he’s probably got a very good reason – it’s just that he can’t tell you. We can’t hope to understand the wonderful and mysterious workings of the feline mind, but … Read More

Why Does my Cat Bite For No Reason?

Jane MillerCat Health

Why Does my Cat Bite For No Reason - SweetieKitty

Well, why do they? This cat is fed, watered, sheltered, loved and given the best medical care money can buy. So why do cats bite the hand that feeds them? What motivates these little so-and-sos to be so aggressive? The Biting Tools Cats are obligate carnivores. You can tell that by the shape, size and number of their teeth, a … Read More

Why Do Some Cats Not Purr?

Jane MillerCat Health

Why Do Some Cats Not Purr - SweetieKitty

When you think of cats, what special things do you think of? Do you think of meowing, their cute little voices? Do you think of kneading, that peculiar type of cat massage that usually takes place at three in the morning when you’re fast asleep? Or do you think of purrrrring, that soothing noise cats make when they’re very happy? … Read More

Can Cats Catch Human Colds?

Jane MillerCat Health

Can Cats Catch Human Colds - SweetieKitty

Cats are famous for being cute little pets, but there’s nothing cuter than to hear their achoo. They scrunch up their faces in the most adorable way and blurt out the softest sneeze. Hearing my cats sneeze gives me the giggles every single time they do it. Sometimes, I do kind of worry that they are sneezing because they might … Read More

How to Treat Cat from Ear Mite at Home

Jane MillerCat Health

How to Treat Cat from Ear Mite at Home - SweetieKitty

My family and our close relatives are all pet lovers, but we mostly have cats. In fact, my cousins have over more than 20 cats living in their home. They have cats of all shapes and sizes. They have cats in their different life cycles, such as kittens, adult cats, as well as senior cats. Most of their cats are … Read More

How to Treat Cat Eye Infection at Home

Jane MillerCat Health

How to Treat Cat Eye Infection at Home - SweetieKitty

I adopted one of our cats from the street right outside our apartment building. It was a 2-month old orange tabby kitten roaming the dusty and dangerous streets on its own. I named her Ginger. Ginger quickly adapted to our home life and instantly caught the attention of our white Persian cat, Zany. Ginger was such a precious tiny kitten … Read More

Why Is My Cat Sneezing?

Jane MillerCat Health

Why Is My Cat Sneezing - SweetieKitty

My sisters got their very first cat when a good family friend of ours gifted them a beautiful white Persian cat named, Zany. Unlike other Persian cats, Zany rarely meows. In fact, whenever she does meow it would be the biggest event of the day for all of us at home. Aside from meowing, the only other sound we would … Read More