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Is Your Cat Annoying?

By Morris Animal Inn / January 7, 2019 / Comments Off on Is Your Cat Annoying?

It your cat annoying? It happens a lot. Your cat sits on your paperwork or laptop keyboard, scratches and kneads, maybe even bites. Or maybe she meows loudly while looking directly at you, or jumps on your lap as soon as you sit down. Your cat might even look directly at you and then use…

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Catnip or Not?

By Morris Animal Inn / August 31, 2018 / Comments Off on Catnip or Not?

People often joke about cats getting “high” on catnip, but some people  have noticed that their cats may just ignore the catnip toys they’ve carefully picked out for them and maybe get a little disappointed that now they can’t make a cute video to garner views on social media. The Science of Catnip While it…

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My Cat Hides

By Morris Animal Inn / June 19, 2018 / Comments Off on My Cat Hides

When a cat hides, they can have a reputation for being shy or anti-social. While that may be true for some of them, it just depends. The way cats are treated while very young has an impact. Most kittens spend approximately the first eight weeks after they are born with their mom and their family.…

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Fish tank is the antidote for cat stress at Morris Animal Inn

Cat Stress: Is Your Cat Freaking Out?

By Morris Animal Inn / April 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Cat Stress: Is Your Cat Freaking Out?

Adults may stress over their jobs or decisions they have to make. They can also stress over any number of other life events. But Is cat stress a thing? Napping in the perfect square of sun, chasing string, and knocking stuff off tables may not seem like a recipe for stress. But cats do stress out, and there…

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Cat Games That Let Your Kitty Play And Hunt

By Morris Animal Inn / June 14, 2017 / Comments Off on Cat Games That Let Your Kitty Play And Hunt

Cats have a need to hunt, but if they live indoors, they don’t get as much opportunity. Thankfully, there are a number of cat games and toys that exercise those instincts. Just about anything can be a cat’s prey – a wand with feathers, a crumpled paper or foil ball, or the red light of…

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