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The Best Books About Cat Care  

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List Rules Books about cat breeds, cat care, cat training, and all things feline.

If you have, or will soon be getting a kitten or cat, at least one of the books on this list of the best books about cat care is a necessary purchase. Many of these books are new with the most updated science on physical health while others are more about the psychology of the kitten and have withstood the test of time. These books are classic and reliable if you or someone you know are trying to learn the best way to raise a cat in the home.

Domestication of a feline is no easy task. That's why official guides and handbooks, like the ASPCA Pet Care Guide For Kids cat edition and Cats for Dummies, are safe choices when you are shopping online for books about cat care. There are other options as well, such as Cat Care, Naturally which outlines Celeste Yarnall's approach to raising a cat, and The Cat Owner's Manual, Sam Stall's equally practical and worthwhile venture into advice on cat care.

Vote up the cat care manual you found the most helpful while raising your furry friend or add one that isn't already on the list.
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Cat Care is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Andrew Edney, David Taylor
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Cats for Dummies is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Gina Spadafori, Paul D. Pion, Lilian Jackson Braun
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The Nature of Animal Healing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Martin Goldstein D.V.M.
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The Ultimate Encyclopedia of C... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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How to choose & care for your ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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The Cat Owner's Manual is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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ASPCA Pet Care Guide is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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The Natural Cat is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Anitra Frazier, Norma Eckroate
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The Complete Cat Care Manual is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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The Cat Whisperer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Claire Bessant
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Think Like a Cat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Pam Johnson-Bennett
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Cat Training in 10 Minutes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Miriam Fields-Babineau
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Cat care, naturally is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Celeste Yarnall
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The ASPCA Complete Guide to Pe... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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Dr. Pitcairn's Complete Guide ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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Caring for Older Cats and Dogs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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Complete care for your aging c... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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The First-Aid Companion for Do... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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Quick and easy cat and kitten ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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Cat & Kitten Care is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Kelli A. Wilkins
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Handbook of Behavior Problems ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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Good Guide to Cat and Kitten C... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
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The Cornell Book of Cats is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Mordecai Siegal
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Cat and Kitten Care is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care
Paddy Cutts
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Guide to Cat & Kitten Care is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books About Cat Care