What’s wrong with my wobbly kitten?

Stainless steel cat food dishes. Image courtesy of cat-alog.com.

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: I ran a search for cats with Parkinson’s Disease and found this article on your site. I have a new litter of kittens on my farm and one of the three kittens has to have Parkinson’s. Since birth he shakes and wobbles uncontrollably at all times except for when […]

Book Review: “Dear Sparkle: Advice from One Cat to Another”

Dear Sparkle: Advice From One Cat to Another

We let Mama write the review of this great book. For some reason, people seem to trust book reviews written by humans more than those written by cats. Go figure! And we decided we’d let her get away with saying “she” writes this column. We supposed that technically it’s true, since she does all the […]

My elderly cat can’t keep any food down. Help!

Before we begin this week’s column, we’d like to give a giant Happy Birthday purr to our great-great auntie cat, Asti, who just turned 19 yesterday. That’s like 92 in human years! Many happy returns, Asti — and Mama sends lots of petties your way, too. Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: I have a […]

Why is my 4-month-old kitten grinding her teeth?

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: Hi, I hope you can give me some ideas. We have a 4-month-old Bengal kitten who is bright, energetic, and in the best of health — except, she suddenly started grinding her teeth. Why does she do it? Is it common? (I never heard of it before and have […]