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Thinking About Adopting the Neighborhood Stray Cat? We Asked a Vet For Advice!

British Shorthair cat lying on the gray chair. Copy-space
British Shorthair cat lying on the gray chair. Copy-space

As someone who has taken in five stray cats over the last decade, I’m aware of how deeply rewarding the process can be. Although adopting a wayward kitty might seem like a tall order at first, people are often surprised at just how quickly they assimilate in their new surroundings. Currently, approximately 3.2 million cats in the United States need forever homes, which means there’s no shortage of four-legged friends to love.

Obviously, families who are considering taking in the neighborhood stray should be certain it’s not someone else’s pet first.

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29 Amazing Facts You Never Knew About Your Cat

Cats are among the world’s most popular pets, and it’s not hard to see why. They’re diligent about keeping themselves clean, don’t need to go outside for walks, and their enviable nap schedule means you don’t have to feel guilty about leaving them alone for the day when you head to work. But even for the most dedicated pet owners, there’s plenty about their feline friends that remains a mystery—until now, that is. With the help of animal experts, we’ve rounded up 30 amazing cat facts you never knew, from what those purrs really mean to how they move. And

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Carole Baskin angered over cat imagery in ‘WAP’ music video

The sexually-charged video shows feline-inspired visuals of leopards and tigers, and displays big, exotic cats.

Tiger King’s Carole Baskin, 59, lashed out at rappers Cardi B, 27, and Megan Thee Stallion, 25, over the use of big-cat imagery in their new music video.

The official music video for “WAP” dropped on Friday, August 7 and features cameos from Kylie Jenner, Normani, Rosalia, Mulatto, and more.

READ MORE: Cardi B, Megan Thee Stallion cause internet frenzy with release of ‘WAP’

<em>Tiger King</em> star Carole Baskin. (Photo: Netflix)
Tiger King star Carole Baskin. (Photo: Netflix)

Directed by Colin Tilley, the sexually-charged

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Veterinarians share 11 things every cat owner should do

Veterinarians told Insider some of their best pieces of advice for cat owners.
Veterinarians told Insider some of their best pieces of advice for cat owners.

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  • Veterinarians told Insider about a few things they think all cat owners should be doing. 

  • The experts said getting your cat vaccinated is a top priority and should be done in a timely manner.

  • Vets told Insider that your cat’s litter box should be big enough for them, and you should have more litter boxes than you do cats.

  • Make sure your cat has access to water and scratching posts at all times.

  • Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Taking care

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An Inside Peek at the Dating App Built Just for Cat Lovers & The Best Cat-Themed Pick-Up Lines to Use There

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Tabby — a new dating app — wants to help you find someone to spend the rest of your nine lives with.

The new project from sisters Leigh and Casey Isaacson is an offshoot of their previous, canine-focused app Dig, launched in 2008. The platform will allow users to build profiles spotlighting not just themselves but also their furry, oft-judgmental housemates so other users can paw-swipe right. Matches can chat, set up playdates and determine how well they might get along if they had to share a litter box. And they gave SheKnows

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