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Microchipping Cats: Common Questions, Complications And Side Effects (There’s A PINCH Involved)

Microchipping Your Cats To Keep Them Safe And Found

A microchip is essentially a small information chip, a radio frequency identification (RFID) device, that is inserted under your cat’s skin. It’s fairly small, about the size of a grain of rice and transmits data to a special handheld device. Note: An RFID chip does not produce any radio-frequencies, it absorbs energy from the devices that …

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Treating Kittens for Fleas: Safely Remove Those Dreaded Insects From Invading Your Kitten

Treating Kittens For Fleas

Fleas are tricky, especially on kittens! First, you spot them:  This can be done by using a flea comb Then you treat them – most of the time using some kind of flea bath made with an animal-safe cleaner like Dawn dish soap. It’s absolutely essential that you don’t use over-the-counter flea products on kittens …

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Which Cat Breed Sheds The Least: What You Need to Know About Hairless, Hypo-Allergenic and Low Shedding Cats

Which Cat Breed Sheds The Least

Here is a quick breakdown on some cat breeds that shed the least with concerns for allergies: Sphynx Cornish Rex Russian Blue Siberian Japanese Bobtail Siamese Oriental Shorthairs Birman Exotic Shorthair Besides the allergy aspect, you may also consider low shedding cats for your own personal lifestyle. “Creative Commons Fur glorious fur!” by Caroline is …

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