I wouldn’t wish it on anyone’s cat but often there comes a time in a cats life when they have to wear a head cone. Some people keep their cats inside during this time which is often the best thing to do. But some people let their cats go about their daily lives only with the medical cone on, and it is often these cats that get caught on camera, and they get called…
BONUS CONTENT: Top 10 Tips of Keeping Your Cat Healthy
10 – “For the last time, just because there is 2 of us doesn’t give you multi-room TV!”
TIP: Grooming or brushing your cat at least once a week is not only beneficial for the cat, but also gives you some much-needed 1 on 1 time with your cat. The cat will love it, and so will you.
9 – “Must…concentrate…on…contacting……others!”
TIP: Cats like to hunt and bring you things, and some people for obvious reasons don;t like their cats doing this (especially when the pray is still alive when they bring it home) but never punish or shout at a cat for doing this. The cat is bringing it home because it is for you! You wouldn’t punish a fish for swimming, so don’t punish your cat for doing what it was born to do.
8 – “Some say I look more like a sun flower than a Catellite dish!”
TIP: Getting your cat Microchipped is normally the best way to go to make sure they are easily identifiable. Cats can often lose their collar and address tags while outside exploring.
7 – “Its the evil Mr Vet trying to take the satellite off me to disrupt our signal to the other cats!”
TIP: Spaying/neutering you cat doesn’t have to be a sex related thing as it can also help reduce the risk of your cat acquiring a fatal cat disease such as feline immunodeficiency virus or feline leukaemia virus.
6 – “Hey Dave, can you get….foreign channels on that thing?”
Tip: Whenever possible a kitten should stay with its mother for at least 16 weeks. The earlier the kitten is removed from its mother, the more likely it is to have behavioural problems later on in life. So let them grow up for a while then move them on in life. You wouldn’t do it with a human child so why do it with your cats?!
5 – “Why did you lie? You said if i sat here we could get free movie channels!”
Tip: You have regular check-ups with the doctor, so why not do the same for your cat! Making an appointment with a vets doesn’t have to be for a reason, use it as a general health check-up as well, that way if there are any problems in the animals health they might be able to pick up on it early!
4 –”I was hurt when the solar signals become too strong for me to handle.”
TIP: Most people know that cats saliva containing natural deodorants and cleansing properties, but they do need a little help every now and then. Maybe a bath or sink wash is best, but do get some advice as cats will often not be happy about doing this at all.
3 – “The only thing I will be picking up is singles to stay away from me!”
TIP: We all know how hard it can be to keep a cat’s litter box clean, but that is how they like it to be. In fact if your cats starts doing its business else where other than the kitty litter try changing it more often, or maybe even changing the smell it as. Odour less is best when it comes to cat trays.
2 – “Get down from their Brian, you are not flight control for birds at all!”
Tip: Remember that all fat cats are made, not born. So if you do notice your kitty getting a little un-fitty maybe it is time to lower its food intake. Does he constantly have a full food bowl? Maybe limit the times of day the cat has access to it. After all a fit kitty is a very happy kitty.
1 – “Move to the right, I can seem to get the sports channels!”
TIP: While cats are not sleeping or eating, they love to play with toys or explore the world around them. Therefore play toys are a great way for your cat (especially while that are a kitten) to hone its hunting skills and keep fit.