Feline Trends

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This resource was provided to Pet Guardian Angels of America by Zara Lewis

The Latest Trends in Cat Ownership

 

Pet ownership industry is growing for a reason. Pets have become a big part of our lives and they bring us so much happiness. Moreover, they are our friends. Isn’t it great that, when you come home from work, there is always your friend waiting for you at the door? This is just one of the reasons why you should follow the latest trends in cat ownership. According to research, 82% of millennials agree that interacting with a pet can help them relax and the science also proved that having a cat can reduce your risk of having a stroke or heart attack by a third. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s find out more about the latest trends in cat ownership.

Cat as your fellow traveler

Nowadays, traveling with a cat is not as difficult as it was before. Nobody likes to be apart from their loving friends for a long time, so other industries are choosing to make this even easier in order to keep their customers. Nowadays, you can actually choose between different pet-friendly accommodation options, restaurants, and stores. You can find these places easily by using some of the pet-friendly apps. Also, prepare all the documents you need for your cat when traveling abroad and make sure that they are healthy and ready for the trip. Don’t let minor bureaucratic oversights to separate you from your cat.

Natural cat food for a long, happy life

Just as people are concerned about what they eat, they are also thinking about what’s on their pet’s plate. They want the best food for their family, and their cat is a part of it. That’s why more and more people are choosing natural cat food, and you should, too. You have to make sure that their food is free from toxins and potentially harmful chemicals. Your cat deserves high-quality food that is rich in necessary nutrients and will provide real health benefits for them. Your cat will stay healthy and happy for a long time if you care about the quality of their food.

Useful and fun pet tech

As you know, tech is quickly becoming a part of practically every industry you can think of and the pet gadget industry is no exception. Some of these pet tech products are incredibly useful and fun. Cats just love chasing things, so automatic laser toys can be a great way to give your cat a little extra exercise without wearing yourself out. Also, you can find GPS tracking leashes, automatic feeders, ball launches, microchip-enabled collars, pet cameras and more. You can also check robotic cat litter box that will make your job a lot easier, even though there is still some cleanup involved. Some of these things can make both yours and your cat’s lives easier.

Pet insurance and the best healthcare

Although pet insurance has been available for decades, pet policies sales have begun to rise recently. If you take a good care of your pet, they will live longer, which means that they’ll require extended medical care. There are a number of factors to consider before you buy pet health insurance for your cat, so make sure that you choose the best possible option, as well as a good regular vet. Remember, your cat’s health doesn’t have a price, just like the health of the rest of your family.

Therapeutic treatment for obese pets

We have to face the fact that obesity is a growing health problem among pets. You definitely have to be more careful when it comes to quality and quantity of food you giving to your cat if you want to avoid this problem. A growing number of pet weight-loss clinics is a good indicator that obesity is a real problem, so don’t show your love to the cat by giving them more food than they need. If your cat already has a problem, you will have to change their diet and go to a vet. Don’t worry, this is a common problem that can be fixed. Just face the fact that your cat has some issues and solve them!

Pet sitting and in-home pet care

This growing trend can be very useful, especially if you live alone. Whether you’re going on a business trip and want to leave your cat at home for few days, or you’re on a vacation with your cat and you need some time alone, you can always hire a professional pet sitter to help you. You will get peace of mind knowing your pet is in the care of a sitter that is certified and qualified to handle of any issues that may come up. In-home pet care is also available and growing, so you have many options that will make your life simpler.

Conclusion

Cats were once worshiped as gods in Egypt. Nowadays, cat owners definitely adore them and want the best for them. From healthy food to traveling – they want them to have everything their family has. Following these trends can help you live a great life near your cat, so make sure that you stay up-to-date. Keep your cat healthy and happy!

” Zara Lewis is a regular contributor at Highstylife magazine and a full-time animal lover. Originally from Chicago, she found her place in the sun in Perth, Australia. Passionate about creating a better world for the generations to come, she is a mum of two, raising them inseparably from their furry family members. ”