Communicating with Cats: It’s All in the Eyes

Ask any cat lover what a “slow blink” is, and chances are they’ll know it’s a sure sign that their cat is enjoying their company.  A recent study published in Scientific Reports analyzed this form of human-cat communication and found that both cats and humans appreciate bonding via the slow blink! The authors note that … Continue reading Communicating with Cats: It’s All in the Eyes

How to Encourage Good Scratching Habits in Cats

As more and more cat owners are realizing the risks and hazards of declawing and letting their cats roam outdoors, they are faced with the issue of unwanted cat scratching behavior in the house. Why do cats scratch and how can you encourage appropriate scratching?  Here’s some great information from the American Association of Feline … Continue reading How to Encourage Good Scratching Habits in Cats

FACE Awarded a Grant from the Petco Foundation and Blue Buffalo

The FACE Foundation is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant from the Petco Foundation and Blue Buffalo.  This grant will be designated towards helping pet parents who cannot afford the cost of their dog or cat's cancer treatments. The regular criteria for FACE Funding does not allow the FACE Foundation to … Continue reading FACE Awarded a Grant from the Petco Foundation and Blue Buffalo