When introducing a new cat or
kitten into the family, you will need to make sure your new family member is as
comfortable as possible. In the first week it is normal for your cat or kitten
to be scared, and your pet will try to retreat to a safe out of the way place.
To make their new surroundings more inviting you can buy certain pet accessories
for your cat. This will help make the transition into their new surroundings
Buying these pet accessories is
necessary as well as an important part of your pets development. Denying your
cat certain accessories could be devastating to their health, as they might
become misbehaved, vicious, or worse you might become frustrated you give them
To avoid these scenarios your cat
or kitten needs more than just food and water. Cats need love, attention, toys
and a comfortable place to rest their head. To ensure your pet is well behaved
and happy, please buy these pet accessories before you welcome your furry
friend into the home:
Cats like to feel warm and
comfortable. When you give them their own bed they have a comfortable place to
retreat to when their feeling sleepy. Their own bed can also prevent them from
sleeping on the sofa or in your bed. The added advantage is a cat bed can can
reduce the amount of fur on your soft furnishings and possible damage.
Scratching Pad or Post
Buying a scratching pad or post
will probably the best investment you will ever make. Cats love to sharpen
their nails and they won’t mind using your beautiful couch or antique wall
cabinet. To avoid damaged to your home train your cat or kitten to use a scratching
pad or post.
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A lot of people feel that way and
a dog might be just the right pet for you. Or perhaps a more independent animal
that loves cuddling but isn’t too vocal is more your style and a cat would be
another choice. If you’re in charge of running a marketing campaign imagine how
many of your clients or customers have these well-loved family friends. With
that in mind why not consider giving away fun promotional items in the form of
useful accessories that are geared towards these two types of pets?
For many of us pets are important
fixtures in our lives. Some people even refuse to call them pets referring to
them instead as “family” which is all the more reason that your
clients and customers will appreciate receiving items that are meaningful for
their furry friends. When you do decide to use pet accessories as a promotional
advertising item you have automatically created an endless list of possible products
that can be used to showcase your logo.
Pets use many different
accessories including food and water bowls as well as litter boxes which can be
attractively branded with a logo. A colorful logo can be considered decorative
if done right. One of the most popular items is the rubber lid cover which
looks good and keeps the unused portion of their canned food clean and fresh.
Since these accessories are in use daily you’ve hit the important advertising
goal of keeping your brand name visible and always reminding your client or
customer about your company.
To achieve added visibility one of
the most effective ways to promote your brand is through the items that the
pets actually wear,leashes,bandanas, collars and pet clothing. It should not be
difficult to produce a great design that can incorporate your … Read more
Just like humans, cats can have problems with their skin as
well. It is often difficult to diagnose some of the skin problems, so you may
need to see your vet. Listed below are some of the common cat skin diseases and
Contact Dermatitis – This is the least common of all skin
disorders. It is usually caused when a cat comes into contact with a particular
substance. This can be an allergic reaction or an irritation to the substance.
It can be treated with steroids and antibiotics.
Feline Acne – Yes, Fluffy can have acne problems as well.
This occurs in cats of all ages. It is typically found around the chin and
mouth. It is caused by when your cat rubs on surfaces to mark his territory.
Over time, this will result in greasy patches and cause the acne. This can be
treated with an antibiotic soap or a topical solution.
Flea Allergy Dermatitis – This is the most common of skin
conditions. This is caused when the cat’s skin gets hypersensitive or allergic
to flea bites. You will typically see raised bumps and frequent scratching and
biting of the fur. First and foremost, eliminate fleas from your cat’s
environment and prevent future manifestations from occurring. Antihistamines
and steroids can help the break out after it occurs.
Having kitty healthy and happy is of utmost importance. Be
mindful to check for symptoms and have them treated right away. As always, if
you are uncertain, a trip to the vet is always warranted.… Read more
For people looking to get stuffed animals as a gift for a
birthday or Christmas, I think it is important to look outside of the
traditional items, and pick a stuffed animal that is more unique and different
than the common everyday stuffed toys. Picking something like the My Pillow
Pets Ms. Sassy Cat gives you an opportunity to do that. Instead of picking a
stuffed animal that can only be used as one thing, why not pick the My Pillow
Pets variety which can be used as both a pillow and a stuffed animal? It may
sound like a couple of very simple usages, but this simple idea has caught on
like a wild fire, and these toys are quickly becoming one of the more popular
items on the toy market today.
These items are unique because of the design. Underneath the
stuffed animal is some Velcro, and when that Velcro is attached, the stuffed
animal stands up straight, and in this case looks just like a cat. When that
Velcro is undone, the animal instantly falls down and creates a super soft
pillow. This is a lot of fun for children who want to have a stuffed animal
until nap time, and then they can instantly make a fun looking pillow that is
very soft and very comfortable. It really is a great situation for both parents
As for the My Pillow Pets Cat, this item looks great, and is
very popular because what child does not love kittens or cats. This particular
model is going to be black for the body, with a white face, ears, and paws. The
cat comes with a little pink nose and a great looking face, as well as some
little whiskers that are going to be required for it … Read more
Most of the people who decide to adopt puppies struggle with
a tricky question, what is the right breed for me. The next question which
haunts them is the age of a puppy. We need our pet to get familiar as early as
possible and younger puppies get familiar in short time than a grown up dog.
Apart from these two questions, there is another concern. Where to put puppy in
the home? Let’s answer the question one by one.
Take the first question, which is the perfect puppy for you.
First classify puppies into two groups. We have large and small puppies. Now
look at the space available at your home. Large dogs would require more space
than the small ones. Next factor is the breed. For this you can go through pet
magazines and get a fair knowledge about each breed. Generally it is our
friends who inspire us to own a puppy. Neighbors walking with their pets and
friends telling funny stories about their pets prompt us buy one for our
family. Probably we would buy the breed which looks more familiar.
When choosing the puppy, make sure that it is more than or
at least seven weeks old. Important things happen during seven weeks time.
Puppies need to interact with their mothers or littermates during this period.
They receive vital antibodies from their mothers to remain healthy and strong.
Add to that, many lessons are learnt which puppies may required later when they
will interact with their own siblings. Adopt puppies which have crossed the
seven weeks mark.
Puppy is not a commodity, good or material which could be
stored anywhere. It is a living thing that responds and reacts. It needs proper
feeding, care and love. Search for the retailer who cares for puppies and … Read more