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Everything we do is for the cat and dog. Our research centre and extensive network of pet health professionals means we understand cats and dogs, and we want you and your pets to benefit from our knowledge. Read these articles to find out more.


Why Does My Cat Eat Grass?

You may have caught your cat eating blades of grass on many occasions – your cat has then most probably thrown up in the aftermath. This leads many cat owners to wonder why their cat eats grass in the first place. HOW EATING GRASS HELPS YOUR CAT No one knows for certain, but some experts…
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How to Keep Cats Cool in Summer

Throughout the summer months, it’s common for the rising temperature to make it difficult for your cat to stay cool. We’ve put together some helpful tips on how to keep your cat safe in the sun, whilst still making the most of the beautiful weather! Shade Although many cats love to lay in the sun for…
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Digestive Problems in Cats

Worried about your cat’s digestive health? Perhaps you’ve noticed your cat being sick after eating, or maybe your cat is suffering with constipation or diarrhoea. Your cat’s digestive system requires the right levels of friendly bacteria to keep it functioning properly. There are many factors that can disturb this harmonious balance and cause your cat…
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Why Does My Cat Keep Meowing?

Although meowing is a way of communicating, it’s not the way that cats communicate with each other. The kind of cat meow we hear has been exclusively developed for humans. Cats learn that we don’t respond to things like scent and body language. However, we do respond to sound – which is why they learn…
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Your CatBuzz Questions – Asked & Answered

Since the start of our #CatBuzz campaign in mid-July, you’ve been sending in some great questions about your feline companions! Over the last 10 weeks, we’ve had loads of queries about all sorts of cat-related topics (and a couple of non-cat-related topics!) At ROYAL CANIN®, we believe that in order to provide your cat or…
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What Breed is My Cat?

When it comes to the many different breeds of cats, it can sometimes be difficult to tell which is which. Different breeds of cats have unique needs based on many contributing factors such as coat type, size, and temperament. Identifying your cat’s breed can help you to better understand their needs in order to select…
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Dry, Wet or Mixed Food? The Benefits for Your Dog

When you’re deciding what to feed your dog, you might feel like you need to decide: wet or dry dog food? The truth is that dry and wet dog food both have their benefits. It’s entirely possible to feed a nutritionally complete diet of either dry or wet dog food – however, the answer may…
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Caring for Your Dog in Summer

Whether you and your dog have shared many sunny, summer days together, or this is your first summer with your new family addition, it’s important to know how to help your dog keep cool when the temperature heats up. Water It’s always essential for your dog to have access to fresh, clean water – but…
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Advice for Puppy’s First Vet Visit

Your puppy’s first trip to the vet is an important event – not only for your puppy, but for you as well. The first vet visit gives you the chance to ask questions about things you may be unsure of in relation to supporting your puppy’s health and wellbeing as it grows. Find a practice…
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Advice for Your Puppy’s First Walk 

Your puppy needs regular exercise to stay fit, healthy and active – once your puppy has had all of its vaccinations, you can take it out for its very first walk. These useful tips will help you prepare for this important and exciting milestone! Walk Length Because your puppy is still young, its natural defences…
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Advice for your Puppy’s First Night

Your puppy’s first night is an important learning experience for both of you; your puppy is still getting used to you and their new home, just as you’re getting used to the presence of a new family member. On your puppy’s first night, it’s important to make them feel calm and safe because they’re likely…
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Advice on Feeding your New Puppy

When you bring your new puppy home, we know you’ll want them to settle in and feel at home as soon as possible. To help you get your puppy off to the best start in their new home, we’d like to share some tips on feeding that will help your puppy know exactly what to…
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