Why Is My Cat Crying All Night?

Howling gray and white cat

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: My eight-year-old long-haired female cat cries at times during the night. It is really a nasty, loud call and it wakes us up. There is nothing wrong with her physically. What’s up? ~ Mimsie Siouxsie: When you say there’s nothing wrong with your cat, we assume that means you’ve [...]

Why Is My Cat Howling All the Time?

kitten meowing at the door

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: My 1-year-old male kitten and I recently moved to a new home. In the past few days he has been meowing day and night — the only time he stops is when he’s sleeping. I don’t know what’s changed; we spent two weeks in this house almost a month [...]

Why Does My Cat Go Crazy When My Son Is Around?

Calico cat winding her tail around a post.

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: My fiancé and I moved in together about 2 years ago. We have a young female cat who has not been spayed yet. Since the first day I brought my 13-year-old son our home to live, our crazy cat Lucky acts like she is in heat every second my [...]

Why Has My Little Lion Lost His Roar?

Tiny blue-eyed tabby kitten meowing

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: My 3-year-old cat, Paul, recently had a sneezing fit and a few days afterwards I noticed that no sound was coming out when he meowed. This has been going on for about a week now. Otherwise, he is behaving like he normally would, eating, going outside, cuddling and napping. [...]

Meows on Videos: Fun or Stressful for Cats?

Kitten walking in front of laptop computer

Dear Most Esteemed and Knowledgeable Kitties: I have a cat who spends most of the day by himself. I was worried that he might want some feline companionship, but I cannot get another pet. Sometimes when I’m surfing the web at night, I’ll loudly play one of the many YouTube videos of cats meowing to [...]