It’s true that cats (especially indoor ones) don’t really need baths. Cats keep themselves clean. But once or twice each year (if they get dirty), I give the alcohol cats a wash, which makes them smell brand new.
Here are my tips for surviving a cat bath:
1. Collect your supplies and prepare the cat.
You will need pet shampoo (I use the hypoallergenic variety because Bacardi has sensitive skin), a washcloth, a clean towel, and several containers. I like to trim my cat’s nails right before the bath so that they (Bacardi in particular) can’t accidentally scratch me if he squirms. Continue reading “Bacardi’s Bath Day”
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