Have You Checked Your Cat’s Weight Lately?

Problems for Obese Cats Obese cats are at risk for health problems. A study preformed by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention concluded that 59% of cats are obese. Felines who are over-weight are at risk for disorders such as diabetes, arthritis, kidney disease and more. Is your cat’s weight normal? Would you know if […]

Cats Claws and Fingernails

Claws, Fingernails and Keratin The same protein called keratin forms cats claws and human fingernails. What is keratin? According to the Wikipedia “Keratin is one of a family of fibrous structural proteins known as scleroproteins. It is the key structural material for making up hair, nails, feathers, horns, claws, hooves, calluses, and the outer layer of […]