Cat Boarding Blues: Why Boarding Can Be Bad for Cats
Trying to decide if you want to board your cat? Cat in a Flat explains why boarding at a cattery can be bad for cats.
Cat Bringing ‘Gifts’? Tricks to Save Mice or Birds Your Cat Brings You
Does your kitty like bringing you ‘gifts’? Cat in a Flat dives into why cats hunt and what to do when your cat brings you mice or birds.
Cat Sitting Purr-Fection: DOs and DON’Ts of Cat Sitting
Want to have the purr-fect cat sitting experience? Cat in a Flat explains the DOs and DON’Ts of cat sitting and how to be a stellar sitter.
Feline Friends or Foes? How to Know if Your Cats Are Getting Along
Are your kitties friends or foes? Cat in a Flat shows you how to know if your cats are getting along (and what to do if they aren’t).
Who Let the Cats Out? Steps to Letting Your Cat Outside for the First Time
Feeling nervous about letting your kitty go outdoors? Cat in a Flat shows you tips and steps to letting your cat outside for the first time.
The Powerful Feline Nose: Surprising Smells Your Cat Hates
Did you know cats don’t like the smell of coffee? Cat in a Flat dives into the powerful feline nose and surprising smells your cat hates.
Should I Microchip My Cat? Why a Microchip Is Important for Your Kitty
Not sure if your cat needs a microchip? Cat in a Flat shares everything you need to know about microchipping your kitty.
Top Tips to Help You Approach a Cat for the First Time
Worried about making friends with a new cat? Cat in a Flat offers tips on the best ways to approach a cat for the first time.
Cats and Other Pets: Can Cats and Small Animals Live Together?
Is it impossible for a cat and a small pet to coexist? Cat in a Flat shares what you need to know about introducing cats and small animals.
Cats and Medicine: Best Ways to Give Your Cat Pills and Medication
Convincing a cat to take medicine can be very tricky. Cat in a Flat shows you the best ways to give your cat or cat client medication.
Can I Trust My Cat Sitter? How to Book a Trustworthy Cat Sitter
Not sure if you can trust a cat sitter in your home with your kitty? Cat in a Flat walks you through how to book a trustworthy cat sitter.
How to Choose the Best Cat Door and Train Your Cat to Use It
Considering installing a cat door? Cat in a Flat offers tips on how to choose the best cat door and train your kitty to use it.
Litter Box Basics: How to Choose the Best Litter Box for Your Cat
There are many types of litter boxes out there. Cat in a Flat shows you how to pick the best litter box for your cat and how to maintain it.
Cat Specialist talks about cat’s body language
Cats’ personalities are one of the reasons we love them but how can we spot if a puss is a fiery feline or a mellow moggy? The RSPCA’s resident cat welfare expert Alice Potter gives Cat in a Flat’s cat sitters and owners some top tips on how a cat’s body language can…
Christmas Gifts for Cats: Fun Toys My Cat Will Love!
Looking for a Christmas gift for your cat? Cat in a Flat finds the best cat toys for sitters and owners to gift their kitties.
The Best 3 Alternatives to Cat Boarding!
If you’re going on holiday and worried about leaving your cat in a cattery, don’t worry, you are not alone. Thousands of cat owners face the same dilemma every year. To help, Cat in a Flat has looked into the pros and cons of three great alternatives to cat boarding. Choose which…
Why Do Cats Groom So Frequently? – Fastidious Felines!
Cats groom to keep themselves clean! This may sound obvious, but it is the main reason that cats groom and they will lick themselves after almost every meal and toilet visit in order to remove the scent of food or feces. This is an instinctive response that domestic cats have…
Does Your Cat Love You? Exploring the Bond Between Cats and Humans
Cats have garnered reputations as aloof and standoffish creatures. However, if you have a cat, you’ve probably noticed certain behaviors that indicate this might not be true. Do our kitties simply tolerate us because we feed them and give them shelter? Or is possible your cat really does love you?…
Most Popular Cute Cat Names of 2021 at Cat in a Flat
We all know how important it is to find the perfect name for your furry family member, and just like human names, cat names go through different trends too. Here are Cat in a Flat’s top 100 English cat names listed in order of popularity and split between female cat…
Cat behaviour – What is your cat really thinking.
Cat in a Flat had a little chat with Anita Kelsey, cat behaviour specialist to get a snapshot into just what your cat is really thinking.… Are they in fact plotting world domination? What are the not so obvious signs they could be in distress? All will be revealed in…