Cat Blog

Holy Meow! Our cat blog lets you dig your claws into the latest news, information, tips, and products that are breaking in the world of cats. wdreview.com is always on the prowl for what cat lovers need to know to keep their cats healthy and happy.

We talk about topics that cat parents need to know about. Does your cat have hairballs? We have some tips to help your cat cutback on this nasty grooming concern. Or maybe your cat is trying to tell you something… well, we know how to decode all that secret kitty body language. Or perhaps you’re welcoming a new kitten or cat into your family – let us help you get your home ready for this new addition. When birthdays and holidays roll around, are you stuck on what to get the impossible-to-buy-for cat or cat lover in your life? We’ve thought of all of that and much more, giving you the answers you need to make your cat’s life purr-fect. Plus, we’ll keep you posted on all the cool cat news, events, contests, studies, videos, and funny updates that make the Internet so cat friendly.

wdreview.com’s cat blog helps to inspire cat parents, offering our readers the best ideas and solutions for life with their cats. From feline-friendly home decor items, adorable pictures of kittens, and cat rescue organizations, to in-depth information about all the official recognized cat breeds to choose from and common feline health symptoms and treatments, we’ve got our paws on the pulse of what’s happening in the world of cats.

If you have a question, if there’s a product you’d like us to review or something you like to know more about, please let us know and we’ll cover it in our cat blog. The more crazy cat people, the better–there’s always room for one more feline lover in our cat community!

This Traveling Cat Lives The Life You Wish You Could

Follow the adventures of a cat who's been chronicling his travels on Instagram as he travels the U.S. to visit each of America's National Parks!

The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke and Your Cat

It's a bad habit that's hard to break. But we think you'd find it easier to quit if you knew what secondhand smoke was doing to your cat.

5 Purrfect Jobs for Cat Lovers

You never work a day in your life when you have a job you love. If you love cats, think about changing to a new kitty career like the ones we've featured.

How to Make a Cat Poop When Constipated

When your cat's all bunged up, what do you do to unplug the blockage? Here's how to make a cat poop when constipated.

Science Proves Cats Were Perfect Even Before Domestication

Researchers claim that the domesticated cats we know and love today have little variation in genetics from their wild ancestors.

Help Celebrate National #FeralCatDay On October 16 With Jackson Galaxy

We can probably all agree on the importance of spaying and neutering our pets, but what about the ones that don’t have a home? October 16 is National F…

Cat-Tastic Memo Pads Gets Two Paws Up

These adorable cat-inspired memo pads double as sticky notes and coloring pages. Now those boring work meeting don't seem that bad!

Here’s Why Your Cat Runs Out of the Litter Box

Most cats take to their litter boxes instantly. But there are situations where your cat avoids her litter box, and it may point to health problems.

10 Pussy Prezzies for Pop This Father’s Day

Grab 'em by the pussies... HEY, we're talking about pussy presents that are perfect to give to your pop on Father's Day. Nasty, nasty thoughts!

Famous Fat Cat Who Inspired Meme Honored With Statue

Made famous by a meme, Istanbul's iconic fat cat, Tombili, was forever memorialized in a statue, on the very sidewalk where she liked to chill out.

Facts And Myths About Black Cats

November 17 is National Black Cat Appreciation Day! There's a lot of fiction surrounding these inky-colored kitties - let's talk about what's true or false.

Want to Save Lives of Orphaned Kittens? This Is How You Do It

ASPCA urges animal lovers to volunteer as feline foster parents during kitten season, and help save lives in nationwide #MeowForNow campaign.

Couple Says I Do to 1,000 Feline Wedding Guests

A Montreal couple foregoes the traditional big wedding and instead, decides to have a ceremony surrounded by residents of The Cat House.

Funny Cat Quirks and Habits That Might Surprise You

As you get to know cats, you may realize that they have quite a few interesting habits. And there may be instances in which you wonder why your kitty is acting a certain way.

Cat Rapper Moshow Shares His Feline-Inspired Feelings [Video]

Is there anything more swoon-worthy than a guy with a cat squad, rapping about feline love? Well, take a look at this video and judge for yourself.

Our Guide to the Best Outdoor Cat Houses

Got a kitty that would rather spend more time outside than in? We've got the solution - check out our list of the best outdoor cat house for adventurous felines.

Best Unique Gifts for Cat Lovers

What do you get for that special crazy cat lady (or guy) in your life? Don't fret - we've done all the work for you with out best unique gifts for cat lovers list.

Trained Cats Advance To Live Round Of America’s Got Talent [Video]

A clowder of show-biz kitties took America by storm again as they blew the judges of America’s Got Talent away with their cat-astic tricks! The mother/…

Is There Such a Thing as Therapy Cats?

It's hard to believe, but it's true. There are therapy cats, but not all felines are up for the job. Does your cat have what it takes?

First Time In US Cats Test Positive For COVID-19

Two pet cats in New York have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) and are the first to do so in the United States. Both are expe…

Why Your Cat Sprays And What You Can Do About It

It’s a hard habit to break, but there are things you can do about it Gah! What’s that smell? If you’ve caught a whiff of the distinct scent…

This New Kickstarter Cat Toy Will Lead To Endless YouTube Videos

Meet your new favorite Kickstarter cat toy

Say Cheese to These Gorgeous Brides and Their Meow Maids

An Italian photographer has combined her passion for cats with her photography talent to create some beautiful (and furry) wedding pictures.

Decoding the Mysterious Habits of Cats

What's going through your cat's head when she does crazy kitty stuff? Let's take a closer look at the weird things your cat does and why she does it.

Bathroom Break: How To Toilet Train Your Cat

Don’t let your dreams of a litter box-free home get flushed – here’s how to toilet train your cat! If you are absolutely tired of dealing w…

Cat-Napping On The Rise In The United Kingdom

Newly released figures show that cat thievery is alive and well in the UK, with a rise of 40 percent in the number of stolen cats reported.

Best Cat Trees

A feline needs a tree to call her own - and it needs to be inside your house. That's why we've put together this list of the best cat trees.

How to Kitten Proof Your Home

Kittens get into everything - they're curious, playful and can't help themselves! Get down to their level and kitten proof your home!

Declawing Cats: A Cruel and Unnecessary Procedure

Is declawing cats a humane procedure, or should you just stick with regularly trimming your cat's claws, and providing scratching posts around the house?

New Google Chrome Extension Makes America Kittens Again!

Google Chrome has added a new extension, and it's sure to "Make America Kittens. It replaces pictures of US President-Elect Donald Trump with kittens!

Nutmeg, the Oldest Cat in the World Dies Aged 32

Nutmeg will be sadly missed by his owners Liz and Ian Finley, but Nutmeg certainly had a long life. He has recently passed away aged 32 years old!

How To Create A Cat-Friendly Home

Before you bring home a cat, especially a young and rambunctious one, you have to take steps to make your house a cat-friendly environment.

What To Do With Your Overweight Cat

That's not fur - it's fat! Is your kitty packing on the pounds? An overweight cat may look cute, but those extra pounds could mean more health problems.

Study Reveals That Cats Really Don’t Need Us

A recent study says that we need cats more than they need us (*Sniff!). Don't worry - at least our dogs will always turn to us for the basic necessities.

Man Builds Amazing Cat Creations From Cardboard

There are few lengths most pet owners would go to in order to make their pets. One man hits that out of the park with creative cat houses made of cardboard.

Study Says Watching Cat Videos Boosts Energy, Positive Emotions [Video

I wish I worked at the Indiana University Study, so I could get paid to watch awesome cat videos and be happy all day. Science is pretty cool!

Product Review: Hagen Vesper V-Tower Cat Furniture

It's our first cat-related product review! Tester cat Boris (along with human slave Stephen Elmer) climbs his way to the top of Hagen's new Vesper V-Tower.

U.S. Embassy In Australia Accidentally (and Hilariously) Sends Out Cat

In a big case of the, “Whoopsies!” the United States Embassy in Australia apologized for an accidental email invitation that showcased a cat dres…

PetSafe ScoopFree Self-Cleaning Cat Litter Box

What if there was a product that took over the duty of picking up after your cat? Let the PetSafe ScoopFree Self-Cleaning Cat Litter Box do all the work for you.

Pins and Needles: Does Acupuncture for Cats Work?

Acupuncture for cats? Sounds new age-y, but it isn't! It's been around for thousands of years, and it might just be the answer for you and your cat.

Who Knew? Abu Dhabi Has Its Very Own “Cat Island”

An island full of cats... Yes, please! This might just be our next vacation destination. And they need our help to keep the inhabitants happy and healthy.

How To Train A Cat To Walk On A Leash

Did you know that dogs aren't the only pets that like to take a stroll with their humans? We're going to teach you how to train a cat to walk on a leash!

What’s With Cats and All That Stretching?

Cats are able to contort their bodies into all kinds of positions when they stretch. Here's what experts say about cats and their nimble stretching habits.

Sleepypod’s New Crash Test Cat Is No Dummy [Video]

Where can't the GoPro go? CLEO, Sleepypod's new crash test cat, offers a pet's point of view recording, capturing a kitty's movement during a car accident.

What You Should Know About Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease

When it comes to Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease, a small problem can turn serious quickly. Here's what you need to know about this health risk.

Comrade Cat Runs For President In Russia

First Russia... then the world! We'll be closely following the upcoming Presidential race in Russia, where Barsik the Cat has declared his "Cat"-diacy!

5 Fresh And Effective Ways To Control Litter Box Odor

There's a reason why kitty litter isn't a popular Glade Plugin scent! Keep your litter box, and your home, smelling sweet with these invigorating tips.

DIY Gingerbread House for Cats is Too Tempting to Resist [Video]

Cats aren't known for being gentle with Christmas trees. Perhaps you can build your kitties a paw-some DIY gingerbread house like this one!

Hilarious Cat Adoption Profiles Will Make You Do A Spit Take!

A man who sneaks funny signs into the real world embarked upon a clandestine mission: to write new profiles for adoptable cats at a California shelter.

How to Prepare For Your Kitten’s First Vet Visit

Before the big day, be prepared! First impressions are important, and you want to make sure your kitten's first vet visit goes smoothly.

How To Understand Cat Body Language

Cats can be hard to read because of the physical and vocal clues to let you know what they're thinking. Here's how to pick up on cat body language.

Top 10 Cool Facts About Cats You Didn’t Know

Think you know all there is to know about felines? We bet a few of these top 10 cool facts about cats are news to you! Purrfect for kitty trivia nights!

Top 10 Self-Cleaning Kitty Litter Boxes

Want to make poop scooping business as hands-free as possible? Check out our list of top 10 self-cleaning kitty litter boxes to find a type that will suit you and your feline friend.

What Are The Most Commonly Overlooked Cats At Shelters?

Are you looking to adopt a cat? Perhaps you should consider the kitties that are most often overlooked.There are countless cats of all ages and breeds availa…

Modko Litter Boxes Keep Your Decor Clean and Classy

Who knew the kitty litter boxes could look so good? Modko litter boxes are easy to use, environmentally friendly and super chic.

7 Tips For Choosing The Best Veterinarian For Your Cat

Handy advice for finding the perfect vet for your cat Your cat’s veterinarian will be your ally in keeping your beloved companion happy and healthy for…

Lush’s Bewitched Bubble Bar is Halloween Purrfection

Just in time for the Halloween, Lush Cosmetics introduces a black cat bubble bath bar, and we're telling you, it's making women everywhere say, "Meow!"

Products That Help Keep Your Senior Cat Happy

Senior cats really don’t ask for much. You can keep them happy with the same essentials that kitties of all ages want and need: good food, fresh water, a clean litter box, beds, scratchers, and toys.

Funds Raised For Suspended Verizon Worker Who Rescued Cat

A Philadelphia Verizon employee was suspended from his job for three weeks with no pay because he used Verizon equipment in an unauthorized way. What did he…

A Quick Guide to Fading Kitten Syndrome

If you're working with young kittens, you'll need to know about Fading Kitten Syndrome. Here's what you need to know about KFS.