8 What is a Pedigree?
Pedigreed cats can count on history and the work of  dedicated breeders for their sweet temperaments and striking good looks.
By Stacy N. Hackett

16 Go Wild!
Bring a taste of the exotic into your home with a wild-domestic hybrid cat that looks wild.
By Stacy N. Hackett

24 Making a Point
Learn more about the patterns and colors of the pointed beauties.
By Stacy N. Hackett

32 Au Naturale
Though nature helped these breeds evolve, breeders today help these cats retain their natural beauty.
By Stacy N. Hackett

42 Time to Eat
Expert advice on choosing a diet for your cat
By Rebecca Sweat

52 Your Cat Through the Years
A primer for kitty's good health at every life stage
By Justin Wescoat Sanders

62 Heal Your Cat Naturally
Holistic care can make traditional treatments even more effective.
By Lisa Hanks

70 Litterbox Lessons
These tips can help your cat steer clear of litterbox problems.
By Helen Jablonski

80 Looking Good
A well-kempt cat is a healthy cat. Learn how to brush, comb, clip and clean your feline masterpiece.
By Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

92 The Best of Both Worlds
The benefits of adopting a rescued purebred cat
By Cimeron Morrissey

100 2008 Photo Contest
Check out the winners of the Cats USA 2008 Photo Contest.

112 Show Time!
Going to a cat show can be great entertainment for the whole family.
By Sandy Robins



40 Your Breed Guide

60 Cats USA Buyers' Guide: Toys and Treats

78 Cats USA Buyers' Guide: Litter Essentials

90 Cats USA Buyers' Guide: Grooming  Essentials

96 Kitty Directory
If you need information, you'll find it here.

108 Cats USA Buyers' Guide: Books for Cat Lovers

111 Keep Away
 A list of plants, trees, flowers and foods that are toxic to cats.

120 Cats USA Buyers' Guide: Trees, Beds and Scratchers

123 Shopper Directory

123 Ad Index

126 Directory of Breeds

157 Gallery of Breeds

255 Now You're Talkin' Cat
This basic list of cat lingo defines coat patterns, breeder terminology and anatomy to help you better understand the fancy.

256 The End

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