Cat: The Complete Guide

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MetroBooks, 2000 - Pets - 256 pages
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Whether you're about to take home your first kitten or already have a house full of felines, Cat: The Complete Guide serves as the best general reference for every aspect of cat ownership. From preparing for a litter of kittens or preparing a litter box, to advice on how to keep your indoor cat active or your outdoor cat healthy, this book offers straightforward and expert advice on attuning yourself to your cat's needs. With hundreds of full-color pictures and a wealth of researched advice, Cat: The Complete Guide is a must-have for every cat-lover.
-- Provides owners with a thorough understanding of basic cat anatomy, physiology, and psychology, and takes an in-depth look into the mysterious world of cats
-- Includes a comprehensive guide to cat breeds that will help prospective cat owners select pets whose breed (or breed mixes) best fits their own personality, or that of their family
-- Follows the growth of your cat from birth to old age, covering a wide variety of topics from veterinary emergencies to health maintenance and more

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Claire Bessant is the Chief Executive of the Feline Advisory Bureau, a charity in Britain and a source of information on a variety of cat topics. She writes for many cat magazines, and is the author of many books, including "The Nine Life Cat, The Cat Whisperer " and "What Cats Want, "all available in North America from Barron's.

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