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The cat care handbook : the complete guide for a healthy, happy and well-trained cat

Author: Catherine Davidson
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English
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Whether you're a confirmed cat lover or looking forward to owning your first kitten, this book offers all the help you need in choosing and caring for your pet.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Davidson
ISBN: 9781848660489 1848660480
OCLC Number: 501399458
Description: p. cm.
Contents: Introduction. CAT BEHAVIOUR: A history of cats; The garden predator; The sociable loner; The need for territory; Movement and balance; Cat senses; How cats communicate; Decoding the cat; Keeping clean; Sleeping; The mating game; Mothers and kittens. CHOOSING A CAT: Before you get a cat; Indoor or outdoor cat; Kitten or adult; One cat or two; What type of cat; Longhaired or shorthaired; Coat patterns; Coat colours; Gallery of pedigree cats; Where to get your cat; Choosing a healthy cat; Choosing a happy cat; Preparing your home; Preparing the garden; Bringing your cat home; When cats first meet; Introducing a cat to a dog. BASIC CAT CARE: Toileting needs; What litter; Creating a happy home; All about carriers; Cat identification; Feeding your cat; Handling your cat; Grooming your cat; Holiday care; Moving home. GAMES AND TRAINING: Play and the cat; Toys and games; Setting the rules; Litter training; Using a cat flap; Walking on a leash; Why cats misbehave; Toileting problems; When cats attack; Cat fights; Scratching furniture; Eating plants; Wool-eating; Overgrooming. A HEALTHY CAT: Choosing a veterinarian; Vaccinations; Neutering your cat; Routine health checks; External parasites; Internal parasites; Common problems; Giving medication; First aid for cats; Other therapies; Pregnancy and birth; Basic kitten care; The older cat; When the end comes. Useful contacts. Index. Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: Catherine Davidson.
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