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#catweek2017

The Mummy Toolbox #CatWeek2017

We’re back for #CatWeek2017 and it is one of my favourite annual series that I run each year! As a regular reader you will know that this means for the entire week I will be filling your newsfeed and inboxes with cat related posts and this year I have a lot packed it (I couldn’t stop […] Read more…

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The 10 Most Common Cat Diseases (+ Infographic)

In lieu of Cat Week next week we are looking at cat diseases for the furry friends as well as some essential advice to deal with it If you are lucky enough to have a fur baby, you are well aware of the pure joy they will add to your life. Cats are some of […] Read more…

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8 Ways Animals Are Part of the Family

We are animal lovers (in case you haven’t guessed) and for us, we consider our cats as part of the family  Volunteering for an animal charity has highlighted to me how little some people care for their animals and when they give their pets up so easily I honestly don’t understand it! That is one […] Read more…

Answering the question, should you microchip your cat? Find out what microchipping is, the pros,cons and the answers to all of your microchip questions.

Should You Microchip Your Cat?

Microchipping has been deemed so beneficial in England that as of April 2016 it is now compulsory to have your dog microchipped and honestly I think the microchip for cats should be the same. So, I have come across many people who don’t realize how easy and beneficial microchipping is. If you haven’t heard of […] Read more…

Who doesn't love a mani-pedi?? Make sure that you take care of your cat's claws with these claw care tips to avoid health complications in the future.

Cat Claw Care Tips

Who doesn’t love a mani-pedi?? It turns out that cats do too, at least some of them anyway, but regardless it is an essential part of their care that you need to consider to keep them healthy. In the wild, cats use their slightly curved claws to; hunt prey, for balance and for climbing and […] Read more…

What do you do if you find a cat? how do you know if it has an owner, what if it is injured and who do you call? All the answers and more!

What to do if you find a Cat

Have you ever seen a cat on the street and thought, “I wonder if it has an owner?” and then had no idea how to find out, what to do or if you should do anything?  Do you know of a cat that has been abandoned? Has a cat found you and clearly doesn’t belong […] Read more…

Find out the pros and cons or dry and wet cat food and determine which is better!

Wet vs Dry Cat Food: Which is Best?

Ahh, the great debate – what kind of food do you feed your cat? how much SHOULD they be eating and which cat food is best? Everyone has an opinion on the matter but the honest answer is that the vets and experts don’t really know. Not enough studies have been done to confirm one […] Read more…

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Tick Truths

During #CatWeek 2015 we discussed all about the flea! In keeping with last year’s layout I figured we would stick to the parasites and discuss it’s distant cousin, the tick. Fleas aren’t the only problem that can plague cats and unfortunately we have had to remove a tick or two in our time! Here are […] Read more…

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