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Thinking of Sharing Your Home With a New Kitten?

on September 18, 2015 - 5:05pm

There are many factors to take into consideration when choosing a new kitten, but one of the most important that often gets overlooked, is how to choose the ‘right’ kitten. Although it can be difficult not to spontaneously take home the first cute kitten you meet, it is extremely important to take time and consideration, to ensure that the next 15-18 years results in a happy and enjoyable relationship between cat and owner. Kittens require good socialisation and exposure to life experiences very early on in life, between 3-9 weeks, to ensure that they turn in to well-rounded adults.

Lets Go! Stress-free journeys to the clinic.

on May 19, 2015 - 2:15pm

Most cat owners experience some degree of difficulty when transporting their cat to the clinic and we are frequently asked for advice on ways to make the journey less fraught for everyone.

Indeed we are often told by owners that they have been putting off routine vet visits as they find it so stressful to get their cat into the carrier.

Don’t wait until you have a visit booked imminently to the clinic: you can start helping your cat straight away!


Cats find it very stressful to leave their territory and the surroundings they are used to.

Anything you can do to bring a sense of

Foetus vs Feline- Helping you and your cat adjust to a new arrival

on October 7, 2013 - 8:41am

I can’t help noticing that recently, many of my clients are ‘glowing’ mothers-to-be.   Helping the expectant lady with her heavy cat carrier is the least I can do, but I thought that a few extra tips would be useful to those of you who are about to introduce a baby to their feline baby (ies). 

Rescue shelters are often presented with a beloved cat based on widespread myths that babies and cats don’t mix.   Hopefully this blog will help keep the whole family happy and alleviate some common concerns.

Firstly some good news!