Is Your Cat’s Weight Making Them Depressed?

How linked is a cat’s weight to their mood? If they’re not eating and losing weight, depression could be just one of many medical causes you should discuss with your vet, but I’m thinking of the typical “fat cat,” the Garfield-type we normally associate with self-indulgent, cuddly cats. If you saw 6 Steps to Help Your Read More …

How Much Should Your Cat Weigh?

Let’s get to the bad news right away. The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) estimates that 58% of cats in the US are overweight or obese. That’s 55 million fat cats sprawled in the sun, sleeping on our sofas, and parked next to the food bowl increasing their chances of type 2 diabetes, osteoarthritis, high Read More …