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How to calm down a scared cat?

How to calm down a scared cat?

The Christmas period can be quite stressful not just for us, hoomans, trying to tie everything together before we can step back and enjoy the break. Cats who don’t usually like chaos can also feel overwhelmed and scared as they watch new things coming into the house, all the cleaning up happening around them, lights flickering everywhere and guests coming over. How can we help our furry friends to calm down without giving up on festive traditions? 

Why is your cat scared of Christmas? 

Good question! It’s not like cats were born Grinches and...


Christmas scents and cats’ sense of smell. Are scented candles safe for cats?

Christmas scents and cats’ sense of smell. Are scented candles safe for cats?

Winter, upcoming holidays, long evenings spent under the blanket, with a cup of hot cocoa, cats on your lap, the fireplace lit, and a good book or tv series playing. Sounds good, right? Winter evenings have a lot of charm about them and if you love those vibes as much as we do, fabCat, you surely replenished your supply of scented candles already to boost the mood +10. But as cat Carers we started wondering recently - is lighting scented candles fully safe for our furs? Come and look for answers with us.

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Make your cat happy for Christmas

Make your cat happy for Christmas

Admit it, fabCat - planning Christmas presents for a cat is pure joy. Who doesn’t like spoiling their furs?! But as Carers, we know that sometimes it’s difficult to pick the one, best gift to give. Will my cat like scratcher A, or maybe scratcher B? Would they buy a catnip toy, a new wand toy, or maybe choose a piece of paper rolled into a ball and accidentally pushed under the couch? Fortunately, you don’t have to read your cat’s mind to buy them a gift - today on the blog we give you our list of...


Cats and kids - how to make a cat and a tiny hooman get along?

Cats and kids - how to make a cat and a tiny hooman get along?

Are cats and kids a good match? Opinions vary because, on one hand, cats are wonderful companions. On the other hand, if the Carer is to be a tiny hooman, the relationship between a cat and a kid might fall anywhere from big love to complete ignorance, fear, and bickering. Today on the blog we’ll be checking if a friendship between cats and kids is possible and what should parents remember if they plan on welcoming a new, furry family member in a way that’s safe for all participants of the big event. Are you ready? 



Cat starter kit: cat beds

Cat starter kit: cat beds

A cat’s biggest talent? The ability to fall asleep in every, EVERY spot they go to. A couch, a chair? Easy. A comfy cat bed? Of course! And how about a shower? The tightest gap under the bed? A cardboard box? A narrow window sill? Cats will happily take the challenge as long as naps are at stake. Today, fabCat, we’re checking why it’s worth getting your cat their own cat bed, how to choose the right one and where to put it to make it your cat’s favorite relaxing space :) 

 


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