Feline Urethral Obstruction: Be Aware

All cat owners need to read this article:  Help… my cat can’t pee! Feline Urethral Obstruction: Be Aware.

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My Kisses. The sweetest, cutest, most adorable boy in the world. He loved to play with “weeds.”

My sweet, beautiful, gorgeous boy died of this today. I didn’t even know it was possible for this to happen! The first signs are very similar to constipation and that’s what I thought it was when he spent an abnormal amount of time in the litter box. I have, or had, now, two cats. When I scoop out a pee, how am I to know which one did it? And by the time I noticed, it was too late.

Everyone everywhere is always telling you to spay and neuter your pets. They don’t tell you about this and they should. It should be included in the information they give you about the surgery.  Before you comment, no, I am NOT advocating against spaying/neutering, but for the pet owner’s being completely informed.

Please, if you know anyone who has a cat, especially a neutered male, please tell them about this.

Regarding Friendship

I love the Dear Kitten videos on YouTube.  They’ve posted some new ones.  This one made me laugh out loud.

This cat should get tuna for life!

Sad Cat Diary

This is just too funny!

The parts about the food and water dishes fit my cats to a T.  One of my niece’s cats, Hex, actually uses her water to wash her face just like Jac uses the sink to wash hers.  It’s just too cute.  Oh, the petting with both hands.  Though, with my cats, they expect me to use my feet, as well.

 

Meet Venus

I noticed this article yesterday at National Geographic, Venus the Two-Faced Cat a Mystery, and immediately fell in love.  Isn’t she beautiful?  Of course, I just had to go check out the YouTube videos.  Here’s one, in case you haven’t seen them yet: