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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.


The Siamese Breed: Health, History, and More!

Siamese cats are loving, loyal, intuitive, demanding and sociable. They thrive on attention. The Siamese breed are very intelligent and playful cats who are able to entertain themselves for hours. These cats have their favourite toys and never tire of playing throughout their lives. They love warm places and will find the most comfortable, warm…
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The Ragdoll: Facts, History, and More!

The Ragdoll is a loving, quiet breed with a very laid-back disposition. They are very sociable and love to be with owners and even household guests. Ragdolls are known for their tolerant attitudes towards other animals and they are especially good with children. They are often compared to dogs because of their friendliness and intelligence.…
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The British Shorthair: Weight, Food, History, and More!

British Shorthairs are intelligent, affectionate and generally without a temperamental side. They are tolerant of children and dogs, making them excellent family cats. While they like to be around their owners, they prefer to keep their feet on the ground and will not be comfortable when carried around. They are quite content with their own…
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How Nutrition Can Improve Your Cat’s Digestive System

All cats can suffer with digestive sensitivities at some point in their life, this can include issues such as diarrhoea, vomiting, constipation and hairballs. The right diet can help to manage these sensitivities and help alleviate any discomfort your cat may be feeling. In this article, we’ll look at how certain nutrients can help to…
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Cat Grooming Advice

The importance of your cat’s coat health is often highly underestimated — despite it being one of the most critical factors when it comes to their overall health. Knowing how to brush your cat and doing so regularly helps to ensure it retains a clean, silky coat – as well as getting rid of any…
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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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