Cat Care and Advice

Free expert cat advice, from kitten care to older cats, indoor cat advice and plenty more. Your Cat wants to make every cat a happy cat!

Making your garden as cat-friendly as possible

Want to make your garden as attractive as possible to keep your cat in? We have all the tips and tricks you need, as well as a how-to on building your own garden chalet for your cat.

Why does my cat miaow at me?

The exact meaning of a miaow remains a bit of an enigma, explains behaviourist Celia Haddon.

Why does my cat chew paper?

Cats are playful animals and some discover that there is fun to be had from shredding paper.

Why do cats go away to die?

Unlike people, cats do not anticipate or know about death as we do, so they are not fearing what might happen.

Why does my cat hate the local stray?

Some cats are very keen to make friends with other cats, and some are more independent and aloof.

Does my cat drink too much?

If you want to determine how much water your cat is drinking, allow her only one source of water.

Help! My Persian hates being groomed!

Does your cat try anything in his power to escape when he sees his brush? Groomer Alison Rogers shares her advice.

Help! My cat is licking ash out of the fireplace!

Has your cat developed a strange habit? There can be all sorts of reasons behind a cat's behaviour, our expert explains.

Why does my cat lick me?

Ever wondered why your cat licks you? Is he just showing you affection? Behaviourist Jon Bowen explains.