The purpose of a cat collar is multiple and the reason why you need it should tell you which one is appropriate for you. In this cat collar safety guide we look at things that you have to pay attention to and how to ensure that you are using these in the right way.
Always put some contact information on the collar such as your phone number or address to make sure that you can be easily reached in case your pet gets lost. Any collar will tell a person that the cat is under someone’s care and not just stray so they will think twice before putting the pet into a shelter.
Things To Consider First
Many think of the color when choosing a collar but the first thing you should consider is your cat’s safety since they won’t care about the color or brand too much. Since they are curious by nature, cats explore everything around them and this means that you will soon see scratches over your furniture, broken pottery and other things of this nature.
Some traditional collars have a buckle to remain closed under any circumstances but cats can be in a lot of danger from this. If they get stuck in a peg or a tree branch or other things then there is a serious risk of choking. It is impossible to remove any element in the house (or even more so if you have a garden) that can lead to such an incident and they happen more often than you might think so choosing a collar that doesn’t have this problem is the best choice. Continue reading “Cat Collar Safety Guide” »