if this pandemic has taught us anything, it is that having a pet is evenmorebeneficial andmorefulfilling than we ever realized! A recentsuggests that the human-animal bond can have a strong, positive impact on the quality of our lives,particularlyduring lockdowns.
At Basepaws, our mission is to advance pet health. Our focus is on feline genetics, however, we know that genes are just part of the picture. Our continued goal has been to collect diverse information on cats that goes beyond genetics (phenotype data). As we collect more data, this will help us refine and improve our understanding of the interp...
Throughout your cat's life, assessing their body condition and weight will be necessary. While weight management and specific cat nutrition requirements are important to discuss this with your cat's veterinarian, having a basic understanding of nutrition and weight management can help you be an educated part of the conversation.
In the last few months, the world has dealt with changes brought about by COVID-19. Seemingly overnight the world slowed as we stayed indoors and readjusted our daily lives to wait out this deadly virus. In doing so we have reconnected with our loved ones we share our space with our cats!