Rabies? Really? But I’m an INDOOR cat!

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Hello! Nigel, here.  The doctors at For Cats Only have brought to my attention a disturbing trend amongst cat guardians.  It seems that more and more of you are refusing to vaccinate your cat overlords for rabies.  What are you doing?  Don’t you realize the gravity of your...

Why Is My Hair Falling Out?

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Hello! Nigel, here.  And before you go crazy…yes, yes…I KNOW that the kitty above is supposed to be hairless.  I just wanted to get your attention.  Today I am going to talk about skin disease in cats.  There are just so many different things that can make your poor kitty lose...

The Many Meanings of the Purr

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Hello!  Nigel, here.  It has come to my attention as of late, that many of you humans don’t seem to understand why we cats purr.  Purring is somewhat mysterious to non-feline beings.  I mean…it seems impossibly difficult to do, yet we make it look so effortless.  Would you...

Pro or Con for your cats? Pro. Definitely. All Pro. For All Cats.

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Hello! Nigel, here.  I wanted to take a moment to talk to you all about something that can really help your kitty to be a healthier feline.  Probiotics!  What’s that you say?  What is that unbelievably smart and handsome cat talking about now? For those of you who aren’t familiar...

Vitamin D–What’s in it for me?

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Hello! Nigel, here.  Today I wanted to say a quick hello to all of my fans and give you some exciting news from For Cats Only.   We are now offering the ability to easily test your cat’s Vitamin D levels in hospital.  It’s a simple blood test that can really improve the health of...

WHEN KITTENS ATTACK!

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Hello! Nigel, here.  Isn’t it cute when you get a new kitten home and they crouch down on all fours, focus strongly on your wiggling fingers, and then spring into action…pouncing on your defenseless hand and sinking their cute baby teeth into your skin?  It’s adorable, right...

It’s in the air…

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Hello all!  Nigel, here.  As you can see, I am feeling very relaxed as my human slave showers me with the love and attention that I deserve.  But not every moment of my life is this relaxing.  There are plenty of times that I am quite nervous.  For example, when Dr. S and Dr. J...

Don’t string me along….

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Hello!  Nigel, here! Aren’t cats playing with string just adorable to behold?  They look so cute and silly when they are all wrapped up in endless cords of colorful yarn.  It really is quite a cliche to imagine a basket full of kittens rolling around in spools of soft, cottony...

Why won’t these fleas die????

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  Hello!  Nigel, here!  I know that we have talked about these little creatures before, but there has been an uptick in flea problems as of late, so I thought it would be a good time to revisit this topic.  FLEAS! As discussed previously, fleas are those annoying little insects...

A spoon full of sugar?

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Hello! Nigel, here.  We have been getting a lot of calls at For Cats Only lately regarding difficulties with getting kitties to take their medicines.  You humans just don’t seem to know how to effectively convince your feline masters to take their pills.  This doesn’t have to be...