Cat Grooming

Proper cat grooming keeps Fluffy looking more on the silky side instead of the shaggy side. Learn how to brush, bathe, and care for your pretty kitty's appearance at home with these cat grooming tips and tutorials.

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What to Know About Anal Gland Problems in Cats

Does your cat have a smelly bottom? Is she scooting across the rug? It could be an anal gland problem. Find out what causes this stinky situation and how it’s treated. 

What to Do If Your Cat Is Getting Hairballs

Cat hairballs are common but can sometimes become an emergency. Learn what causes them, what you can do at home, and when to talk to your vet.

How to Reduce Cat Dander & Allergies

Cat dander has a protein that can trigger an allergic reaction in some people. Find out what causes cat allergies and how you can reduce cat dander in your home.

How to Control Cat Dandruff & Why They Get It in the First Place

If your cat has flaky skin, it’s probably dandruff. Cat dandruff is especially common in overweight and older cats. Learn what causes it and easy remedies you can try at home to help.

Why Cats Shed & What You Can Do to Manage the Mess

Tired of finding cat hair all over your house? Well, while there's not a way to prevent your cat from shedding, consistent grooming and dietary changes can help cut down on the time you spend sweeping up hair.

Want to Declaw Your Cat? Think Again, Vets & Advocates Say

Your cat probably likes to scratch, but experts are asking owners to skip declawing procedures and consider options that are less harmful.

More Cat Grooming

How to Trim Your Cat’s Nails at Home

Protect your cat's health and the well-being of nearby humans—not to mention furniture—by keeping those claws neatly trimmed.

How to Bathe a Cat or Kitten Without Getting Scratched

Cats are exceptional groomers, so it’s rare you’ll need to give your cat a bath. But if you need to bathe your cat, these tips can help keep you both happy during bathtime, even if she hates the water.