Latest Cat News

Could cat feces help cure cancer?

With an estimated 1.6 million new cases of cancer to be diagnosed this year, finding a cure for the disease remains a top priority for many researchers. Now, investigators have looked to a parasite commonly found in cat fecesToxoplasma gondii – to create a cancer vaccine..

Pet cat left for dead, blinded for looking like ‘Hitler,’ says owner

Baz, a seven-year-old tomcat, was found by a neighbour covered in blood and "close to death" after missing for a couple of days.

TORONTO – British police are looking for suspects after a pet cat was blinded and left for dead in a bin. Baz, a seven-year-old tomcat, was found by a neighbour covered in blood and “close to death” after missing for a couple of days.http://globalnews.ca/news/1347545/pet-cat-left-for-dead-blinded-for-looking-like-hitler-says-owner/

 Spirit he Blind Cat Helps Rescue Kittens

spirit the blind cat

Spirit the blind cat uses his exploring skills to help rescuers search and rescue 4 tiny kittens at a construction site. This is a remarkable story.

Despite his difficult beginning that took away his eye sight, Spirit has forgiven his past and now lives his best life and goes out to help others.

Here is the story from Spirit’s Facebook page:

– See more at: http://lovemeow.com/2014/04/spirit-the-blind-cat-helps-rescue-orphan-kittens/#sthash.MNoQPS5R.dpuf
Read more at http://lovemeow.com/2014/04/spirit-the-blind-cat-helps-rescue-orphan-kittens/#jG6ISd0zHcFOaJmD.99

Read more at http://lovemeow.com/2014/04/spirit-the-blind-cat-helps-rescue-orphan-kittens/#jG6ISd0zHcFOaJmD.99

Fears over cats being stolen for food industry

THERE are growing concerns about the number of pet cats which have gone missing from Redditch is a short space of time.

Many of the pets have gone missing from Oakenshaw, but several have disappeared from other areas too.One Oakenshaw resident, who did not want to be named, has been missing her 12-year-old cat since the end of December, and believes something sinister may be going on.

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             Big cat has Detro

July 25, 2013

Veterinarians Stand Behind Trap-Neuter-Return
 Veterinarian support of Trap-Neuter-Return is critical. Caring individuals often turn to veterinarians with questions about cats and making the right choices about their care. Unfortunately, TNR, the only humane and effective method of stabilizing feral cat populations, still meets criticism from some uninformed veterinarians.

Because of this, some of the country’s top TNR veterinarians signed a letter printed June 1 in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association voicing their strong endorsement of TNR—and explaining why it is becoming the predominant method of feral cat care.—–http://www.alleycat.org/page.aspx?pid=376

  May 12, 2013

Kitten scratching an itch

 HOME MADE MOSQUITO  & FLEAS REPELLENT
1/2 litre of alcohol
100 gram of whole cloves
100 ml of baby oil or similar
(almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender)

Preparation:
Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol
four days
Stir every morning and evening
After 4 days add the oil
It’s now ready to use.
 
How to use:
Gently rub a few drops into the skin of
your arms and legs and face.
Observe the mosquitoes fleeing the room.
Repels fleas on pets too.
 
More Links :
 

Home made repellent for Ticks & Fleas

http://www.primalrights.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=7386

http://www.ehow.com/how_7192666_homemade-flea-tick-repellent.html

    January 5, 2013

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Cat Journeys 200 Miles to Get Home, Baffling Scientists

It sounds like something out of a children’s movie. Holly the cat was vacationing with her owners in Daytona Beach when she got lost. Although her owners searched for her, they couldn’t find four-year-old tortoiseshell. Eventually, they gave up and drove home to West Palm Beach- 200 miles away. That didn’t deter Holly, though. Almost two months later, the cat showed up in their neighborhood- staggering, weak, and emaciated, but still alive.

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