Category: Cat Facts and Stories

The Declawing Debate

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://sheltercatsandkittens.com/the-declawing-debate/"></div>  Cat scratching the furniture? Marking your skin? Well, declawing is the simple solution, right? For a mere $500, you can have your cats’ claws permanently …

Speedo Man, Inspiring Cat With Special Needs, NEEDS OUR HELP!

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://sheltercatsandkittens.com/speedo-man-inspiring-cat-with-special-needs-needs-our-help/"></div>Awhile back, we had the privilege of fostering and rehabilitating Speedo, an adorable and loving kitten who was originally diagnosed with Swimmer syndrome, and subsequently later thought …

Why Do Cats Have Whiskers?

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://sheltercatsandkittens.com/why-do-cats-have-whiskers/"></div>There are several wives’ tales concerning the purpose of cat whiskers. One says that a cat’s whiskers span the width of the cat’s body to help …

Weird and Unusual Cat Laws

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://sheltercatsandkittens.com/weird-and-unusual-cat-laws/"></div>As a cat owner, you might not think that you need to familiarize yourself with your town’s laws regarding domestic animals. However, depending upon where you …

How to Clip Your Cat’s Claws

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://sheltercatsandkittens.com/how-to-clip-your-cats-claws/"></div>Clipping your cat’s claws can be a challenge. The first and the most important thing is to get the cat to cooperate, which sometimes proves to …