Cameron fails to keep promise on animal circus ban

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The Queen's Speech took place last week, and the Born Free Foundation along with millions of animal lovers across the country were left disappointed that the long-overdue ban on the use of wild animals in travelling circuses in England was once more notably absent from the Speech.

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Good attitude changes the face of veterinary care

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The International Society of Feline Medicine (the veterinary division of charity International Cat Care) has cause for celebration after it revealed it now has over 300 Cat Friendly Clinics in the UK and another 150 across 16 other countries in Europe, especially Spain and the Netherlands.

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NOAH welcomes protection of antibiotics

The recently published ‘Tackling Drug Resistant Infections Globally: Final Report and Recommendations’, by Lord Jim O’Neill, is 'a global landmark in the fight to keep antibiotics effective for both animals and people', says NOAH (The National Office of Animal Health), which represents the UK animal medicines industry.

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Latest cat advice...

Guide to cat-proof fencing

If you're keen to let your cat explore the garden but don't want him to stray too far, cat-proof fencing could be the answer.

How to treat your kitten for fleas

Fleas aren't just an itchy nuisance for cats, they can pose a serious threat to tiny kittens.

How to groom your kitten

PDSA vet Vicki Larkham-Jones discusses the importance of grooming your kitten.

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PDSA vet Vicki Larkham-Jones shares the estimated costs of keeping a kitten.

Caring for your kitten's teeth

PDSA vet Vicki Larkham-Jones urges kitten owners to start a dental regime early.

Choosing toys for kittens

Looking for the perfect kitten toys? Read our top tips for fun and safe playtime.

When can my kitten go outside?

Before letting your kitten outside for the first time, it's important to make sure he is prepared.

When to vaccinate your kitten

Our expert outlines why your kitten's vaccinations are important, and when they should be done.

Our kitten attacks us — help!

If your kitten attacks your feet and hands, read our essential advice to nip this behaviour in the bud.

How often should I feed my kitten?

Wondering how often to feed your kitten and what type of food is best? Read our advice.

Winter cat care tips

As the nights draw in and the temperature drops, follow Your Cat magazine's top tips to ensure your cat is kept safe and cosy this winter.

Summer cat care tips

Keep your cat cool and safe throughout the summer months with Your Cat magazine's top tips!

Does my cat have fleas?

The most common flea found on cats and dogs is the cat flea. Using modern treatments is the only way to control fleas effectively.

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British Shorthair

With teddy-bear looks, the British Shorthair (BSH) has a fabulous temperament and is one of the most popular breeds of cat.

Maine Coon Cat Breed Profile

Maine Coon

Being one of the largest breeds of cat, the Maine Coon cat is well known for his size; a big cat with an even bigger personality!

Ragdoll Cat Breed Profile

Ragdoll

The Ragdoll thrives on human company. Although stunning to look at, these cats are best known for their wonderful temperaments.

Bengal Cat Breed Profile

Bengal Cat

The Bengal cat is known as the domestic cat in wild wrapping. With a sparkling coat, the Bengal cat is one of a kind!

Siberian Cat Breed Profile

Siberian

Allow us to introduce you to the Siberian cat breed — a friendly gentleman with a winning personality and a warm winter coat!  

Cat health

What is sudden feline death?

Unfortunately sudden death can occur in cats for a number of reasons, including cardiomyopathy.

Is stress making my cat lose his fur?

Fur loss is most commonly caused by ‘over-grooming’, where the cat excessively licks the hair. 

Cats in the home

Should I keep my cats and baby separate?

Cat and new baby

Worried about introducing your cat to your new baby? Vet Richard Allport gives his advice and top tips. 

Making your home and garden cat-friendly

It's important to fill your home and garden with lots of stimulating items for cats to avoid boredom and roaming.

Outdoor cats

Can we stop our cat hunting?

Want to stop your cat hunting wildlife? Follow these tips from behaviourist Francesca Riccomini.

What plants will my cat enjoy?

It's not just catnip that cats enjoy. Garden expert Graham Strong lists other plants that felines may enjoy.

Kitten care

How much will a kitten cost?

PDSA vet Vicki Larkham-Jones shares the estimated costs of keeping a kitten.

My kitten has a suckling habit!

Does your kitten suckle on material? Behaviourist Francesca Riccomini explains this odd kitten habit.

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