Putting a Bell on Their Collar: Is It Cruel?

There's a lot of controversy surrounding bells on cats' collars...

Cat bell

We people imagine having a kitty at home, often the first image that comes to mind is that of a happy little feline, with a collar, and on that collar...a little bell.

Because they all go together, right? Collars are normal animal things, and a cute little bell lets you know whenever they're around.

Recently, however, putting a bell on the collar has stirred up a lot of controversy, with many now arguing that it's harmful to your cat's physical health and peace of mind.

Here are the problems it poses.

by Andrea Heckler