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Posted by PoolsideCats

Shopping for your new kitty

You’ve picked out your Poolside kitty, let’s go shopping!
1.  Litter boxes – We use Sterilite storage containers. You can buy them at most Wal-mart store for under $7 a box. They are about 24 inches long x 18 inches wide x about 12 inches high. We recommend getting several. They work great stacked with product in them, makes them ready to go and they don’t tip over when stacked.

2. Cat litter – We use Equine Pine Pellets. We buy ours at our local Tractor Supply store for $6-$7 a 40lb bag. It is the same litter as Feline Pine Pellets just whole bunch cheaper.  We use a water pitcher as a measuring cup. If you measure each litter box out, you should get about 10 litter boxes out of one bag


3.  Cat condos and toys. Our Bengals & Savannahs have plenty of cat condos to start them out on the right path. Now its your turn to continue to provide them with their learning tools. We have no cats scratching our human furniture because we have all the cat condos any cat would want. In fact we rarely have cats sitting on the human sofa.


Cat Urinary Tract Diseases:

Cystitis, Urethral Obstruction, Urinary Tract Infection By, Lisa A. Pierson, DVM Cat Urinary Tract Diseases: Cystitis, Urethral Obstruction, Urinary Tract Infection Important points: Any cat that is having trouble urinating may have an obstructed urethra which is a medical emergency. “Water” is the most important word when considering urinary tract health. Feeding a water-rich diet

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The USDA Forced Kittens to Become Cannibals for Research, Watchdog Report Says

Link to this article: http://time.com/5555118/kitten-cannibalism-usda/ BY JAMIE DUCHARME UPDATED: APRIL 2, 2019 11:03 AM ET | ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED: MARCH 20, 2019Updated, April 2: The USDA’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS) announced Tuesday that it will refocus its toxoplasmosis research, and that “the use of cats as part of any research protocol in any ARS laboratory has

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We no longer invite strangers in to our home…this is why!

For over two months, Lori Heimer’s tight-knit family has struggled to understand why anybody would want to target the loving mother of four daughters. Lori, 57, was murdered in her home in southeast Assaria, Kansas on Saturday, June 25th. She was found by family members — who immediately called 911. June is harvest season in

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Bringing your PoolsideCat home

Bonding – SO IMPORTANT – Bonding You only get one 1st time bonding with your new kitty! The more you put in the more you will get out!     I get questions from time to time asking why I feel setting a kitty cat up in a safe room is so important.   Kitties from

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Raw Diet for our cats and why

So many ask why we feed raw diet to our cats. I fought the raw diet for a long time. But… after buying a early generation Savannah breeder who came to me after being fed a horrible diet of kibble and cheap wet food which gave her a urinary tract infection which I just could

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Cat Toys & Condos

Cat Toys: Cat toys that are a hit with our Bengals & Savannahs are mice with plastic bodies, wrapped mice, cat nip toys, ping pong balls, teaser toys on a pole, and water balls. (dollar tree – water toys for kids) NO you do not wet the water balls. The cats like the water balls

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As of 2013 hobby breeders can no longer ship pets. All pets are placed face to face. We gladly meet our clients for a reasonable transport fee some place in the middle.  

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We’ve stopped inviting strangers into our home.
Click & READ:  Breeder Lori Heimer killed by man viewing  puppies! 

Thank you for understanding!