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    Grain Free + Cardiomyopathy

    Okay – I’m sure this has been discussed. I have my cats on grain free wet food. I’ve met with 4 vets so far during the course of my cats’ life. They all said to avoid grain free food because it’s linked to “heart disease”. I assume cardiomyopathy. One of my cats is a Maine Coon (other...
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    Cat Limping - What to do?

    Heya, So I have a dilemma. Cat: Maine Coon. 1.5 years old. Over the past few days, when I tried to comb my cat – whenever I opened his legs, he would scream and get violent – I thought it might be PTSD from the past where he got diarrhea and I was cutting the “poop” out and then washed him...
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    Is my vet right about the dose of this medication?

    Hey, Male Himayan Cat - hematuria (a tiny bit of red we noticed) + licks his penis a lot. We were worried about crystals. My mother took him to a vet... and let's just say he wasn't very nice or willing to explain - according to my mother he was constantly fighting with his staff but was...
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    Multiple Confusing Cat Behavior - Advice Appreciated

    Hey! Making this post about strange cat habits that I need help with – I do have a vet appointment this Tuesday… New vet since my last vet wasn’t in tune with cats (told me to “yell” or “flick” the forehead if they cause problems). So, we’ll see – but in the meantime appreciate any advice if...
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    Cat litter recommendations

    Good Afternoon! I suspect this has been posted a lot in the past. But I’m considering new Litter… I have been out of the litter box game for a while. To explain: 2 Cats. Male Maine Coon 16 pounds + Male Siamese 4.6 pounds…. The Siamese poops more! Litter: Tidy Breeze Pellets. I clean litter...
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    New Kitten Peeing on My Bed - Why??? How to stop!

    Hey, Long Post - Will try to summarize my problem best as I can -Current Resident: 17-pound Male Maine Coon Cat @1 year 5 months old - Neutered -Last week Friday got a 4-ish pound Male Siamese Cat @ 4 months old – Neutered 2 Weeks ago (but still has decent sized testicles???) ^Difference in...
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    HELP - SLIMY Water Fountain Problem!!!!!

    Hey, So I have a 17-ish pound Maine Coon who is ~ 1 year 3 months old. I use Catit Water Fountain for his water. I have a problem with SLIME and Yellow-ish water… According to that instructions - the filter can last up to 1 month. LOL NO! I have to change his water + filter TWICE weekly to...
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    Can my Himalayan Cat Travel through Air?

    Hey! First of – I hope this is appropriate to post. If not, I apologize. Longer post – if want to skip to the point – go below the dotted line My parents took in my brother’s Himalayan cat (Walter) after his divorce (or else he’d be going to a shelter – I hate people who give up their pets...
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    Should I get a second male cat or a female cat?

    Hey, I have a 1 year 2 month Maine Coon Male - very energetic. I want to get him a friend - I'm planning to get a Siamese. My Maine Coon is neutered - whichever gender I get, will be spay/neutered. So - will a MALE Maine Coon cat get along better with another male or a female? Any opinions...
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    Cat Spitting Up/Mini-Throw Ups

    Heya, So this is in regards to my mother's cat. It's a Himalayan cat, ~ 7 years old... weighs ~ 7 pounds - always weighed that much. His diet: Available Kibble - Prescription Hills Diet Urinary PM Meal: Fancy Feast Elegant Medley (wet food) <--- only wet food he will eat.... apparently he's...
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    Maine Coon Growth Rate Question

    Heya, So I read online that Maine Coons CAN continue to grow up to 5 years of age. My Maine Coon is 1 year and 2 weeks old. He weights roughly 16.6 pounds. Realistically I expect MOST growth to happen by year 1. For other Maine Coon owners - how much growth really does happen after the age...
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    Consequences of Neutering a Male Maine Coon Early??

    Heya, I have a Maine Coon MALE cat – currently he’s exactly 11 months old and 14 days. He weighs between 15.7-15.9 pounds – he’s not very muscular. My vet said Maine Coons aren’t a muscular breed – but online says otherwise. He is NOT overweight – barely has a pouch on his tummy. HOWEVER –...
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    Cat Pooping Outside Box Abruptly

    Hey, So this is a post for my mother… 2 Cats – Tabby Female Age 12 (passed) and a Himalayan (Walter) Male Age 7 Recently Walter has been pooping in areas outside his box – he even attempted to “bury” it (scratching the floor). According to my mother, his food and bowel movements are the same...
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    Is a Siamese Cat Right for my Situation? Advice Needed. Thanks!

    Heya, So I’m making another post – since the first was non-specific. I am hoping to get input from Siamese Cat owners about this. Currently I have a Male Maine Coon who’s 11 months old. Very active and adorable... and a total piglet. I want to get him a friend. I’m considering a Siamese...
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    Cat Longevity Question?

    Hello, With the recent passing of my tabby... I started to question - longevity of cats. I'm a bit sad posting this... so it may yet be another silly post... What makes them live longer/better? Obviously genetics, breed, nutrition and activity has something to do with it. Then I remember...
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    Get a Siamese Cat? Yes/No? From Where?

    FIRST – I apologize I don’t know where the appropriate forum to post this at. Story Time! If you want to skip – look belong the dotted line I love cats – and animals in general. I’m a bit angry/depressed and spiteful and maybe this post/what I want to do is lashing out. I don’t know. I...
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    Cat Worms? Just worms? Take to the Vet?

    Hey I have a Maine Coon – who is exactly 10 months old today. Has weighs 14 pounds for 3 weeks now. He is an indoor cat. OCCASIONALLY I let him roam on the screened in balcony. We live in Florida I encountered and issue… WORMS!! Before I go to a vet and spend > $100 – I thought I would...
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    Grain-Free/Food Options = $$$? Advice?

    Hey, I have an 8 month 2 week kitten... he eats A LOT. 6 ounces in the AM, another 3 ounces midday, 6 more ounces in the PM So that's 15 ounces - and he's still hungry. He has a way of telling me he's hungry - starts to lick an empty plate (and boy does he LICK that plate... it's spotless...
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    Dry Food/Kibble Recommendations

    Good Morning, I have a Maine Coon Kitten (well he's a little over 19 weeks old) – so far I have only been feeding him wet food. I think – I need to consider dry food/kibble options in case I have to go somewhere for a weekend (or if COVID goes away next year - a trip). I am hoping to get...
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    Grain Free Food = Cardiomyopathy?

    Hey Not sure if this is the right place to post this. So I got a Maine Coon Kitten - as you know one of the things they are susceptible to is cardiomyopathy. Anyway - I know this comes later in life - but I learned the hard way (through myself) - how you treat yourself early in life...
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