Dear Tabby, Our cat, Simba, drools when we pet him. I didn’t know that cats could drool like dogs do! Why is our cat doing this--is he sick? Drooling Cat in Timbergrove Dear Drooling Cat, It can be a little unsettling when you see your normally delicate and clean kitty drooling buckets of saliva. There are a couple of causes for your cat’s drooling behavior and, it could be … [Read more...] about Why do some cats drool?
Dear Tabby, We recently adopted a puppy and were thinking about getting her a monthly dog treat and toy subscription. We’ve found that they can be kind of expensive, though. Are pet subscription boxes worth it? Shopping for Goodies in Garden Oaks Dear Shopping for Goodies, Pet subscription boxes can be a lot of fun for both your pet and for you! There are lots of different … [Read more...] about Weighing pros and cons of pet subscription boxes
Dear Tabby, We are the proud owners of a black kitty whom we adore, but we hear a lot of chatter about how black cats are unadoptable and even people who are scared of them! Can you explain why people are hesitant to adopt black cats and help convince them otherwise? Black cat obsessed in Woodland Heights Dear Black cat obsessed, Clearly, I don’t have to tell you this, but … [Read more...] about Why do black cats get a bad rap?
Dear Tabby, Our Chocolate lab has terrible dandruff! It seems to get worse when he’s excited. Frequent bathing seems to help, but lately we just can’t get on top of the problem. What’s going on? Living in a Snowglobe in Garden Oaks Dear Living in a Snowglobe, Canine dandruff is a common problem and can have all sorts of causes. The reasons your dog is experiencing dandruff … [Read more...] about Help for dealing with dog dandruff
Dear Tabby, Our cat often sits on the windowsill and (seemingly) chirps at the birds outside! He’s just started doing this and it’s so funny! Is this something all cats do, or is our cat just a super genius? Chirping Cat in Candlelight Estates Dear Chirping Cat, I have no doubt that your cat is a super genius because, frankly, most cats are (in my not-so-humble opinion), but … [Read more...] about Why do cats chirp at birds?