Screen Time: Don’t Overdo It

Some cats enjoy watching action on a TV or computer screen, but how much is good for them?

Research has shown that some cats in windowless settings, such as shelters, really enjoy the distractions of watching typical prey like birds, rodents, and fish on a screen. They’re bored and crave something to occupy their minds — and satisfy their natural instincts. Older cats with limited mobility or eyesight might also benefit from apps […]
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