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!

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.

Help! My cat won't let himself heal!

Has your cat recently had an operation? Is he constantly licking the wound? Vet Elise Robertson shares her concern.

Should I treat my indoor cat for fleas?

In the UK, fleas can be a year-round problem for both indoor and outdoor cats.

How can I stop my cat from getting bigger?

Worried that your cat is bigger than he should be? Scared he could become obese? Vet Libby Sheridan shares her advice.

Will my cat get too cold in the winter?

Worried that your cat will get too cold in the winter weather? Read our advice on helping your cat cope in the cold.

Why is my cat hissing at my other cat?

When cats go to the vets, they can pick up scents from other cats or the hands of the staff, says behaviourist Jon Bowen.

Does my cat have food allergies?

Is your cat showing signs of having a food allergy? Read our advice on how to know whether your cat has allergies to certain foods.

Should I vaccinate my cat?

Not sure whether you should vaccinate your cat or not? Vet Dr Bradley Viner shares his advice.