• Posted on Friday, September 16th, 2011

    Pet of the Week: Otto the Cat (Video)

    Rick tells us Otto is a feisty cat that spends a lot of time outdoors patrolling the neighborhood. He has a consistent nightly routine that keeps him pretty busy, but during the day, he can often …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

    Cats for Cats Event Recap


    Giving back to animals of all kinds is extremely important to us at Hartz; that is why when the Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats asked if we would like to sponsor their CATS for …read more »

  • Posted on Monday, August 22nd, 2011

    Take Your Cat to the Vet Week: August 22-26


    “Take Your Cat to the Vet Week” exists to remind cat owners of the importance of scheduling regular veterinary exams (The American Veterinary Medical Association recommends cats go to the vet twice a year for checkups). …read more »

  • Posted on Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

    Teaching Your Cat Tricks

    Hartz cat tricks

    Everyone is familiar with the saying that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. But what about teaching a cat – one of any age – to do some of the tricks that we expect …read more »

  • Posted on Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

    Training Tip: Maintaining your Pets’ Toys

    Hartz | pet toy

    Some pet toys can be easily cleaned while others should eventually get thrown away. At Hartz, we are often asked about the life span of our toys and when is the right time to replace them. …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

    Training Tip: How to Brush Your Cat’s Coat

    Hartz | How to brush your cat's coat

    Proper brushing will result in fewer hairballs and less matting. Cats shed because their hair grows in cycles. From the root, the hair grows rapidly, then slowly, and finally there is a resting period. When new …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, July 14th, 2011

    Hartz Nursery for Puppies and Kittens

    Hartz Nursery

    For the most part, puppies and kittens live a charmed life. They spend their days sleeping, eating and enjoying lots of attention from their human admirers! This unfortunately isn’t always the case. Dog and cat mothers …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

    Pet of the Week: Lisa and Gatsby

    Hartz Pet of the Week - Lisa and Gatsby

    “It happened at Hartz in July 2007 This scrawny black kitten arrived– not from heaven. Instead from the streets of Secaucus she came With only a brother, no home and no name. I’d hoped to adopt …read more »

  • Posted on Friday, July 1st, 2011

    4 Proven Cat Bathing Tips

    Hartz - Pet Tip of the Week

    Cats can spend hours grooming themselves, and for the most part, they do a pretty good job. However, there are some occasions that require a date with the bathtub! Bathing a cat can be necessary to …read more »