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Cat Resources on the Internet

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Medical & Care

Cat CPR – Step by Step Guide

Common Diseases of Older Cats 

Giving a Cat Fluids: An Illustrated Guide 

Cat Skin Disorders – Pictures, Symptoms and Treatment 

Feline Stomatitis 

Feline Heart Murmurs and Dental Cleaning 

American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) A professional organization of veterinarians who share an interest in providing excellence in the care and treatment of cats.  Behavioral and medical problems of cats.

American Cat Fanciers Association One of the world’s largest cat organizations, the ACFA is committed to promoting the welfare, education, knowledge, and interest in domestic, purebred and non-purebred cats.

Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA) The world’s largest registry of Pedigreed Cats.

Cat Fanciers Website Offers information on cat care, shelters, breed descriptions, cat clubs and registries, and cat show dates.

Cat Health and Cat Care A very informative site, created because cats are much more than just pets. Cat Health and Cat Care is not just about taking care of your cat when he or she becomes sick.

Cat Watch Newsletter CatWatch, the extraordinary newsletter from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, is devoted to cats and those of us caring for them.

Cats Home Alone Article written by behaviorist Dr. Nicholas Dodman about how a cat’s environment may be made more user friendly.

Cats! Wild to Mild Produced by the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, this site includes information on exotic cats.

CDC Healthy Pets Healthy People

Cornell Feline Health Center Many excellent handouts on care and behavioral problems

Feline Advisory Bureau An international organization that promotes the health and welfare of cats by making the latest information available to veterinarians, cat breeders, and owners.

Feline Leukemia, Feline Aids and FIP  Dr Addie, Glasgow University

The Great Cat Watch, for Wellness Sake This web site, sponsored by the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) and Fort Dodge Animal Health, was developed to educate you on how to recognize the subtle signs of sickness. This campaign is based on the new AAFP Feline Behavior Guidelines report and encourages twice yearly exams, as the best prevention of illness for all pets.

Indoor Cat Initiative A informational site full of useful ideas of how (and why) to enrich the lives of our iindoor cats.

Cat Care Handout from the AAHA

Cat Health and Cat Care

Cornell Feline Health Center 

Effects of Declawing

Denver Dumb Friends League Cat Behavior Handouts

PAW Cat Care Guide

Cat World 

Cats International  

Pregnant Cats and Nursing Kittens

Check out our Foster Training: Kittens page for a full listing of resources

Gentle Paws’ Kitten Primer

Momma Mia! 7 Important Tips When Caring for Momma Cats and Kittens 

Suggested Guidelines When Caring for Bottle Babies 

Feral Cats

Cats in Crisis – Why so many are homeless and how we can help them

Winter Tips 

Rubberneck Totes Winter Feral Cat Houses Instructions

Feline Miscellany

Origin of Domestic Cats 

17 Things Worth Knowing About Your Cat