Home > Lifestyle > How to have healthy pets > Caring for your cat Caring for your cat All sections in Pet Health » About Pet Health » Behavioural problems » Caring for your cat » Caring for your dog » Pet health tips » Pet safety » Pets and people » Your pet's health » Pet Health News Piglet's concern for epileptic cat will melt your heart A cat with special needs that lives in an animal sanctuary has found a new friend to take care of her. Subscribe to receive health tips daily » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » Leopard filmed licking a baby impala Mutts entered into the US 2015 World's Ugliest Dog House-training kittens Generally kittens are far easier to house-train than puppies. Most kittens are already house-trained by their mothers at the age of six weeks. Top 5 ways to improve life for your senior cat If your senior cat is starting to slow down, there are extra steps you can take to ensure that it is healthy, comfortable and content. You, your cat and the litter tray On the cute kitty ads for tinned foods on TV, you never see a litter tray anywhere. There's a reason for it – litter trays are not very pleasant things to have around. Excessive grooming in cats Cats groom themselves a lot - and sometimes it can become excessive. Why do they do it? How to leash train your cat At any time of year, particularly summer, it’s not hard to find happy dogs on leashes sauntering along with their owners. Here are a few tips on how to leash train your cat. Shield your cat from this killer Cat lover? Then you'll want to protect your feline friends from feline leukaemia virus – a fairly common, highly contagious and deadly disease. 10 things you owe your pet There is skill involved in being a successful pet owner. So before you take on one, read the advice of the Cybervet forum users. Common cat health myths debunked Lots of fibs have been told about felines through the ages. For example, consider the popular notion that it's supposedly healthy for cats to drink cow's milk. Climate change and your cat's health Climate change could have a result in the recent spike in feral cat populations across the US. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Chela-Fer® iron supplement is easy on the gut for better days ADVERTORIAL: Help create a movement to change SA’s Health Status Do you suffer from red, itchy eyes? Effective treatment for ADHD is available Live healthier » Most couples do not get divorced after infertility struggles IVF kids may have higher risk of autism Progesterone gel as good as injection for IVF Fertility treatments tied to higher odds for pregnancy complications For most women who cannot conceive naturally, in vitro fertilisation is very safe and effective, but it may involve a higher risk of complications during pregnancy. Heart health » Another day at the office – thanks to a defibrillator close at hand Statins help the heart, no matter what your age Even the smallest fitness gains could help you reduce the risk of a heart attack 5 women share exactly what it feels like to have a heart attack 'I felt like I had a pill stuck in my throat.'