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Is harness training right for your cat?

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Is harness training right for your cat?

As a hardcore cat parent, you want to do everything you can to enrich your cat’s life. And particularly if you have no outdoor space of your own, harness training can really help your cat


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Is dry food bad for cats?: Part 2

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Is dry food bad for cats?: Part 2

Part 2: The Ingredients Is dry food really that bad for cats? And if my cat likes it, is a small amount of dry food a bad thing? Lots of cat parents are starting to question the dry cat food lurking in their cupboard – and KatKin is here to tell you why you should ditch the dry for good, and switch to our Fresh-cooked 100% premium meat cat food. In our last blog, we talked about why the manufacturing process should have you questioning that bag of kibble


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Is dry food bad for cats?

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Is dry food bad for cats?

Is dry cat food really bad for cats? And, if so many cats are eating it, surely it can’t be all that bad for them? Well, just like human habits, the fact that a lot of people are doing it doesn’t make it good. And the fact that your cat seems healthy right now doesn’t mean dry cat food is the best thing for them.


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Introducing Your Cat To Children

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Introducing Your Cat To Children

Getting a new cat is extremely exciting and it's really important that cats and children are introduced to one another nicely and slowly. Children can become very excited when they see a new animal, and this excitable behaviour can be overwhelming for your cat


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Introducing A New Cat to Your Home

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Introducing A New Cat to Your Home

In the UK, the cat population is growing. This is due more to an increase in the number of cats per household, than an increase in the number of cat-owning households(1)


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How To Get My Cat To Use A Cat Flap

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How To Get My Cat To Use A Cat Flap

Arguably, all cat owners have been there. First, wrestling with whether to let your cat outside, and once you've made the decision to allow them, how to go about it


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Hyperthyroidism In Senior Cats

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Hyperthyroidism In Senior Cats

Has your cat recently been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism? Or are you worried they might have developed it? We're here to help. In this article we'll explain what hyperthyroidism is, how your cat might get it, how it's diagnosed, and how you can help your cat manage their symptoms


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How to weigh your cat

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How to weigh your cat

Knowing how to weigh your cat can be a helpful way of monitoring their health and staying one step ahead of any potential problems. Whether you have a particular weight goal in mind or simply want to ensure that your favourite feline is staying happy and healthy, regular weigh-ins can be very insightful to your cat’s well-being


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How to train your cat to use a cat flap

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How to train your cat to use a cat flap

90% of cats in the UK have access to the outdoors. If you're considering a cat flap, we've got you covered with our top tips for training your cat to use it.


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How to support your cat's mental health

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How to support your cat's mental health

As we reflect on Mental Health Awareness Week, we are full of gratitude to our cats for all the ways they enhance our well being every day. Whether it's the morning cuddle, their comforting purr or the way they make us laugh at their crazy antics, the benefits of cat companionship for both physical and emotional health are well documented


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How To Stop My Cat Getting Lost Outside

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How To Stop My Cat Getting Lost Outside

Keeping our cats safe is our number one priority, but keeping track of them when they are outside can indeed prove difficult! There is no 100% secure way of keeping your cats safe whilst they are out and about but there are a few things you can do to make life a little easier if they ever went missing. Letting your cat outside If they have not been outside at all yet then you can follow our useful guide to letting your cats outside, to help your cat transition to going outside regularly


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How to play with your cats

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How to play with your cats

We can all agree that cats combined with playtime is a thing of wonder. Whether they’re chasing a catnip filled banana around the room, swinging off a cat tree, or flying around your home as fast as possible, they’re having the time of their lives, and so are you


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