If you have a cat then you must know that cats don’t like cold weather and always trying to get somewhere warm. Although cats can take cold weather when it goes below the point of freezing then they can surely die of frostbite. At that time you need to be careful with your cat and make sure it stays safe. There are many ways to keep your cast safe and provide your cat with the comfort that it used to.
- Make sure your cat stays inside many people try to let their cats outside in winter thinking it will play and have fun. But that’s not the real thing the best place a cat could spend his all the 9 lives can only be indoors. They love the house warmth and cozy sofa or your bed and no other place at all, cats shiver too much if you let them out in winter.
Do you know? That north shore animal league America they don’t let people adopt a cat if they will or willing to leave them outside of the house. Because why you need to do that. The cats need to be safe and inside, just make sure when inside the house your cat plays with you and be active and warm.
That kind of family is the best family that a cat can be owned by who keeps it inside and keep playing with the cat.
- In winter cats also will want to have more food that can lead to a bad thing known as obesity. Yes, even for cats it’s not good to eat too much as it becomes a serious health concern for them. So make sure your cat stays active and not just stays at a place laying and getting cozy and in winter they need more food for storing fat to get warm and every cat requires more food but do not give it constant food.
Most of the time for indoor cats it’s just because of boredom and that’s why they come for more food. Instead of giving them more food you should play with them in that way you both will have fun and will not have to worry about your cat health issue.
- Another thing to do in winter for saving your cat is microchip her, it’s totally painless don’t worry about your cat getting hurt as a cat in winters can run to places in search of warmth and cozy places. So that can help you find your cat if it runs outside of the house by any chance. I know you are a great power and your cat probably loves you the most but still, cats are free animals and can go anywhere so to prevent that from happening. Make sure to microchip your cat and when that happens to go calmly to the cat, take cat food with you to lure your cat and then grab it. When you get home get little warm water that is just a little Warm so your cat doesn’t get sick. And clean her with a towel and use a hairdryer to dry your cat and let her be in a warm place.
- Last thing to take care of when you own a cat, in winter we get cold and take our medicines and out them above the bed and places where we can reach easily. But remember where you can reach your cat can reach for sure so don’t place it there if your cat did eat one of your pills it can lead your cat to have a serious problem and probably your cat will be dead. So make sure don’t do that and if you think your cat acting strange and that there is something wrong with your cat won’t wait for anything. As they can’t speak like humans can so directly call your veterinarian or take them to an animal hospital to get them checked.
Also if you have like some kind of battery and cleaning products or anything in your basement make sure to lock the door and if it’s accessible to your cat make sure to pack them and store those things. In a container or a place where your cat won’t be able to reach as a cat loves to explore and if they did explore them there’s a good chance of them tasting and eating those chemical stuff and end up dying on you. Before you can know about and if you did see your cat near that stuff and see any leakage or any kind of chemical dropped near you don’t take chances to take her to the clinic get it checked before it gets late.