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August 29, 2016 by Modern Pets


Cats in the wild will spend as much as 20 hours a day sleeping while dedicating their remaining time to hunting or teaching their young to hunt. This active time not only provides food, but also the physical and mental stimulation that is important to their overall well-being.

The same is true for indoor domesticated cats except they no longer need to hunt for their food. Without this stimulation

August 23, 2016 by Modern Pets


The Amazing Acro-cats are a troupe of REAL house cats that jump and pounce into your heart! Reaching out to shelters in need and accepting cats found homeless in the streets, Samantha Martin has not only rescued her own cats but also has found homes for over 182 cats and kittens. Using clicker training, she takes

August 23, 2016 by Modern Pets

litter lifter

What does the new Pellet-Scoop from Litter Lifter offer you that other scoops don't? First, anywhere from 18 to 60 hours of your life back a year! In other words, it is a great time-saver.

Why struggle with flat-bottomed scoops? The secret to the Pellet-Scoop is that coarse litter and pellets slide through the Triangular Blades.

August 23, 2016 by Modern Pets

litter lifter

A Scoop is a scoop? Right? Wrong!

The Litter-Lifter® is totally different!

The Litter-Lifter® has parallel triangular tines that cannot pick up clean litter.  The other

August 4, 2016 by Modern Pets

Call of the Cats

World traveler and spiritual seeker Andrew Bloomfield moved to Hollywood to break into the movie business. While getting settled into his bungalow, he found a colony of feral cats living behind his new home. After witnessing one too many raccoon attacks and hungry, crying kittens, Bloomfield started to actively care for this wild, feral colony. As a single

August 3, 2016 by Modern Pets

pets in classroom

Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade teachers who are interested in owning or already own a classroom pet can apply to receive funding through the Pets in the Classroom grant program.

The Pet Care Trust's Pets in the Classroom grant program will begin accepting applications for the 2016-

July 29, 2016 by Modern Pets

taco meow

Your Taco Meow cat bed can be used folded closed, like a taco. Simply twist together two small red tomato pom-poms to secure. Cats enjoy crawling in to explore and finding a place to hide. Beneath the fleece fabric is a layer of cellophane which adds an

July 27, 2016 by Modern Pets

litter robot

If you’re going to need overnight lodging, planning ahead is key. While drivers without pets may be able to make impromptu stops whenever they’d like, your cats can make travel a little more complicated. But don’t panic! With a little planning, your trip can be safe and stress-free.

1. Find a pet-friendly hotel.
There are a number of

July 25, 2016 by Modern Pets

KATRIS Lynks cat scratchers are only slightly bigger than most regular cat scratchers, but more powerful in durability, shred-resistant material, and functionality. They are made from heavy-duty paper with stronger flutes and liners (which make up the cardboard structure) than any other cat scratcher brand on the



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