Skip to content

    Announcements

    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!


    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    Friday Fuzzies: Where does your pet sleep?
    avatar
    Annie_WebMD_Staff posted:
    Pets often find odd and funny places to sleep. Some cats hide in closets, dogs flop on your favorite rug, ferrets dig into your dirty laundry. Where does YOUR pet like to sleep? Where is the most interesting place you've ever found your animal baby snoozing?

    Share your stories!
    Reply
     
    avatar
    Annie_WebMD_Staff responded:
    My cat Charlie liked to sleep on a bookcase shelf in my husband's home office when he was a small kitten. I think it's because he could be close by to my husband and so he could see anyone walking in to the room!

    My first cat, a Siamese chocolate point, loved to sleep in a facial tissue box when she was teething! She would crawl into the box, lay down on the tissues, and bite the cardboard box edges!

    - Annie
     
    avatar
    Olivia_WebMD_Staff replied to Annie_WebMD_Staff's response:
    Our dog has a few favorite places. At night, he prefers to sleep with my husband and me, but will sleep with one of the kids if he can't sneak into our room.

    During the day, he generally sprawls on the tile in front of the fireplace or right against the front door.

    The cats are way more interesting. They have a climbing tree, and one curls up on the top disk while the other sleeps in the bottom scoop, most of the time. That is their daytime haunt. Sometimes the girl cat will stretch out on the floor right beside the wall on her back.

    At night the little girl kitty generally likes to lie down beside me on the couch all stretched out on her back, her feet touching the back of the couch and her head hanging over the side.

    Our old male cat likes to snooze on the arm of the couch or sprawl out under the coffee table in the fetal position.

    I'll see if I can grab a photo and post it later. They are sleeping now. Imagine that.

    Olivia


    Helpful Tips

    How to Get Your Cat in a CarrierExpert
    Trying to get your cat in a carrier for a trip to the veterinarians or road trip can be extremely frustrating. Some how a 10# cat that ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    19 of 26 found this helpful

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

    Learn more about the AVMA

    WebMD Special Sections