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Behaviour

Got a question about why your cat is behaving in a certain way? Our articles here help answer common questions about cat behavioural issues.

As the only recreational drug for cats, catnip (nepeta cataria) is a uniquely stimulating plant that’s almost as puzzling as cats themselves. Between 67% and 80% of the adult feline population is sensitive to catnip. Sensitive cats react to catnip by going a bit crazy—rolling around on the floor, licking up as much ‘nip as they can, [...]
Pet favoritism is rife in our house. My cat loves me and will spend all her time giving me cuddles, letting out a purr whenever she sees me, and even giving me a lovely (if painful) knead of the claws every evening. My husband? Not so much. She even sleeps on my side of the [...]
I admit that I tell my cats “I love you!” an embarrassing number of times daily. I expect many cat lovers out there can relate. Obviously, they don’t understand me—cats have many clever and subtle ways of communicating, but speaking human language is not one of them. So, how do we show our gorgeous felines [...]
Cats get bad press when it comes to their behavior. Many pet owners will have you believe that cats go out of their way to do objectionable things around the house. (Cue knocking that full glass of water off the kitchen counter) Cats are actually a lot more complicated when it comes to feelings and [...]
Have you ever wondered about the rituals our cats adopt when they visit the bathroom at home? If you are a cat owner, you will more than likely be familiar with the sound of your cat scratching and digging in their cat litter box.   Quick Overview 01 The main reason cats dig in their [...]
Are you a cat owner who’s frustrated with their cat for playing with their food? It’s quite common for cats to bat their food about with their paws or take it out of the bowl before eating it. They might even run around with it or take it somewhere else to chow down.   Quick [...]
It’s no secret that cats are well-groomed. They have a specially designed tongue to help clean and untangle their coat, and they put it to good use.   Quick Overview 01 Cats are meticulous cleaners, and spend a good portion of their day licking and grooming themselves. 02 If grooming becomes excessive, your cat might [...]
It’s pretty upsetting when a feline family member seems to show more affection for your other half than you. Sometimes, though, rather than just ignoring you, cats can go a step further and lash out with seemingly aggressive behavior. If your cat has decided they love your husband, wife, or partner more than you, it’s [...]
It is not just understandable for animals and people to be protective and possessive of those things that are important to them, it is actually very good sense! Protecting important resources helps to safeguard an individual’s well-being, happiness, and even survival. When we talk about the most important resources in the eyes of a cat, [...]
When your cat hangs around the food bowl, meowing for food, it can pull at your heartstrings. However, it can also be a bit annoying, especially if you’ve already fed them!   Quick Overview 01 Signs that a cat is hungry include vocalizing, following you around, rubbing against your legs, batting at you, and nibbling [...]
There’s nothing more gratifying to a cat owner than a fluffy furball sitting or snuggling up on their chest purring loudly, some cats may even start kneading a caregiver’s torso with contentment. 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 seconds, Volume 0% Sitting or sleeping on top of your upper body is a common phenomenon in both [...]
Abscesses are common in cats. This article aims to explain all about abscesses, including the possible consequences for your cat’s health. Quick Overview: Abscesses In Cats Common Symptoms: Swelling, pain, discharge (pus, blood, or both), swelling of the skin, fever, limping on an affected leg Diagnosis: History information consistent with fighting or a bite wound [...]
Are you a cat owner who’s frustrated with their cat for playing with their food? It’s quite common for cats to bat their food about with their paws or take it out of the bowl before eating it. They might even run around with it or take it somewhere else to chow down.   Quick [...]
It’s no secret that cats are well-groomed. They have a specially designed tongue to help clean and untangle their coat, and they put it to good use.   Quick Overview 01 Cats are meticulous cleaners, and spend a good portion of their day licking and grooming themselves. 02 If grooming becomes excessive, your cat might [...]
It’s pretty upsetting when a feline family member seems to show more affection for your other half than you. Sometimes, though, rather than just ignoring you, cats can go a step further and lash out with seemingly aggressive behavior. If your cat has decided they love your husband, wife, or partner more than you, it’s [...]
It’s pretty upsetting when a feline family member seems to show more affection for your other half than you. Sometimes, though, rather than just ignoring you, cats can go a step further and lash out with seemingly aggressive behavior. If your cat has decided they love your husband, wife, or partner more than you, it’s [...]
When your furry family member hangs around the food bowl, meowing for food, it can pull at your heartstrings. However, it can also be a bit annoying, especially if you’ve already fed them! Sometimes, it can feel like your cat’s always hungry. So, how do you know if your cat is hungry? Let’s find out [...]
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Can Cats Sleepwalk?

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A question cat lovers across the world have often wondered. The short answer to this question is no! Cat sleeping habits can often seem pretty strange from a human perspective. When we are tucked up in our beds, it’s very common for us to hear and see our cats prowling around the house. You could be mistaken [...]
Do you find yourself wondering if your love and adoration for your cat is unrequited? Do you feel like you are dishing out affection left right and center and getting nothing back? Fear not! This article is a deep dive into the many ways our cats secretly let slip that they are as obsessed with [...]
Imprinting is common in mammals. It describes a critical period, often in young animals, where they form a strong and enduring bond with their parent or caregiver. 0 of 19 minutes, 41 seconds, Volume 0% Loading ad They have implicit trust in this figure and look to them as a means to understand their own identity. [...]
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Do Cats Feel Sadness?

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How can we know if cats feel sadness, love, happiness, and all the rest? Is it just pet parents’ intuition or is there real evidence out there? Read on for insights into how we know cats feel emotions, why they might be feeling low, the signs of unhappy cats, and how to help.   Quick [...]
Does your snuggly kitty like to nibble on your hands at times? Cat “love bites” mean no harm, and they can be indicative of affection, overstimulation, style of play, or even frustration. If you dislike love nibbles or find them annoying, figuring out the motive behind the behavior can help to prevent it. 0 seconds [...]
It is not just understandable for animals and people to be protective and possessive of those things that are important to them, it is actually very good sense! Protecting important resources helps to safeguard an individual’s well-being, happiness, and even survival. When we talk about the most important resources in the eyes of a cat, [...]
Cats often seem to have an affinity for plants. Whether it’s a beautiful birthday bouquet, an indoor pot, or some outdoor foliage, it will probably get your cat’s attention. So, why are cats so interested in plants? And how can you keep them away? Let’s find out.   Quick Overview 01 Not all plants are [...]
Cats may not be able to speak but they sure can make their feelings known in other ways. It’s probably obvious when your cat is mad (growling and hissing usually get the point across!) but there are some other ways your cat might communicate feelings of annoyance.   Quick Overview 01 Knowing how to read [...]
If you have ever been pregnant or known a pregnant person, you are probably familiar with the urge to “nest” or prepare the home for that new arrival. However, did you know this nesting instinct is also true of cat behavior? In this article, we will consider what’s normal when it comes to pregnancy and [...]
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Why Do Cats Yawn?

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It’s a true picture of contentment: a cat stretched out in a sunny place, eyes half closed, yawning away. Cats often yawn, just like many animals, including humans, chimpanzees, and even fish! But is a cat’s yawn always a sign that they need a nap? Or is there more to this common cat behavior than [...]
Properly cleaning your cat’s litter box keeps your cat happy, can prevent litter box avoidance, and ensures that your home smells fresh no matter how many cats you have. In this article, you’ll get 10 expert tips and tricks to teach you how to clean your cat’s litter box like a pro. How To Set [...]
Some common cat behavior doesn’t seem logical when seen through human eyes. For example, sometimes cats roll onto their backs to show you their stomach as if inviting you to stroke them, then bam! The moment you touch their tummy, they tell you off with claws and teeth!   Quick Overview 01 Cats choose to [...]
When we think of adopting a cat, we humans conjure wonderful images like a cuddle with our new kitty on the couch. Off we go and find this beautiful creature. We bring her home, only to realize that those imaginings of our new cat and attempts to pet are met with tail swishes, scratches, or [...]
Aggression in cats is a major problem that can result in injury to humans and pets. Although feline aggression towards humans isn’t frequently reported as dog attacks, it’s a significant challenge for cat owners, a public health concern, and an issue that, unfortunately, often leads to relinquishment. Let’s reshape our thoughts on aggression and decode [...]
Cats love a good snooze, with some of these cuddly felines being able to sleep for up to 20 hours a day! It’s common to find your cat curled up in a comfy spot for most of the day and night, with short bursts of activity around dawn and dusk, when cats are at their [...]
Are you frustrated, losing sleep, and thinking of giving your cat away because he or she is peeing outside of the litter box? You are not alone! House soiling outside the litter box is one of the most widespread behaviour problems cats exhibit, yet it is one of the last problems cat owners seek professional [...]
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Why Do Cats Chatter?

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Whether you’ve got a cat that’s making a chittering noise or have simply seen cats chattering on the internet, it’s understandable you’d want to know why some cats make this most un-cat-like noise. A far cry (excuse the pun!) from the traditional meow, a cat’s chatter is a totally different vocalization that can mean anything [...]
If you share your life with cats, you’ll know that most spend a lot of time grooming themselves, but you may have also noticed your cat licking other objects, animals, or even you!   Quick Overview 01 Cats grooming each other as a method of enhancing social bonds and exchanging scents. 02 When a cat [...]
You might not ever expect to see your cat chewing on plastic bags, but as a veterinarian, I can report that it is not uncommon for owners to tell me that their cats eat plastic.   Quick Overview 01 Some curious cats can find the texture, smell, and taste of plastic appealing. 02 It's important [...]
Cats can chew on things for a variety of reasons and sometimes it can be considered normal behavior. If, however, your cat is chewing on things they shouldn’t, this could be dangerous for not only your cat but your belongings, too! Sometimes, your cat’s chewing can become excessive and this can indicate a problem. Let’s [...]
Burying food is not as unusual as you might think. Does your cat cover their food with bedding or paper? Do they indignantly tip over the food bowl when they’re done eating?   Quick Overview 01 Because food burying is instinctive, your cat might feel the need to bury their food without even knowing why. [...]
If you’re new to being a cat owner, you might be surprised at how often cats headbutt, and that it’s actually a good thing! Let’s find out about cat headbutting, what it is, what it means, and other similar cat behaviors. What Is Cat Headbutting? Cat headbutting, also known as head bunting, he when a [...]
Have you ever wondered if cats get bored? Even though we provide cats with everything they need like food, water, and shelter, cats can suffer from boredom just as we can.   Quick Overview 01 Boredom is a common concern seen in cats that live indoors. 02 Bored cats often display undesirable behaviors, including excessive [...]
Cats can exhibit all sorts of seemingly strange behaviors and the internet is full of funny cat videos to prove it. One behavior that is common amongst many cats is a love of shoes.   Quick Overview 01 It's common for cats to be attracted to their humans' shoes. 02 Cats enjoy the smells on [...]
A cat’s sense of smell is quite simply amazing. It is far superior to a human’s. In fact, cats have around 200 million scent receptors in their nasal cavity, whereas humans have just 6 million scent receptors.   Quick Overview 01 Cats rely on their sense of smell more than any of their other senses. [...]
You may think you need privacy when using the bathroom, but chances are your cat has other ideas! Does your cat follow you into the bathroom and stare as you go about your routine, or perhaps they sit by the door as if on the lookout for something?   Quick Overview 01 Guarding is a [...]
Are you dreading taking your cat to the vet since you’re traumatized from placing your cat into a carrier? Our Latest Videos 2 seconds of 17 minutes, 18 secondsVolume 0% Most cat parents keep the carrier well hidden away assuming the cat hates it. However, that’s not always the case. If you merely use the [...]
If your cat companion is a house cat or uses a litter box, you’re bound to have seen and heard them scratching the side with their claws at times. And when you’re deep in conversation or watching television, the noise can seem to go on forever! So, why do cats scratch in their litter box? [...]
Have you ever noticed your cat scratching around their food bowl? It almost looks like they’re trying to bury their food with imaginary soil and it can be quite cute to see. This is a common feline behavior noticed by many owners. It’s perfectly normal and nothing to be alarmed about. There are a few [...]
Imagine this. You’ve just adopted a new feline family member. You’re brimming with excitement as you travel home in the car with your new arrival in the carrier next to you. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% When you finally get home, the whole family is waiting eagerly as you open the [...]
As dedicated pet parents, we become accustomed to many of the oddities of cat behavior. However, if your cat likes a yowl in the middle of the night, you might be wondering why this behavior occurs and if you can do anything to stop it! Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Loading [...]
Let’s be honest, family members can be annoying from time to time, and cats are no exception. From sitting on your lap while you use the bathroom to staring at you while they knock things off your desk, cats have their quirky ways of getting your attention.   Quick Overview 01 Attention-seeking behavior often starts as instinctive behaviors [...]
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Can Cats Be Gay?

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These days, doting pet parents want to understand our cats’ unique personalities, what makes them tick, and why they do the quirky things they do. One aspect of your cat’s individual characteristics that might be more difficult to fully understand is their sexuality.   Quick Overview 01 Affectionate displays between cats, like mutual grooming, head [...]
Cats have lots of quirky ways that don’t necessarily make sense to their pet parents. They often try to fit in the most unrealistically small containers, or have a moment of zoomies where they climb up and down the headboard of the bed, with wide eyes as if they’re possessed.   Quick Overview 01 Cats probably don't [...]
Kneading is an adorable cat behavior that many cats display. It involves the rhythmic movement of the front paws pushing out and then pulling back in alternatively. This is affectionately known as “making biscuits” or “kneading bread” as it resembles these movements. It’s a common cat behavior, but that doesn’t mean that all cats knead. [...]
Cats are by nature really territorial, and they see you as part of their territory. They easily attach to humans not only for the bond it creates but also because of their survival instinct, depicting their owners as a giant protector. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Loading ad Now it has [...]
The sound of cat claws catching on soft furnishings like the sofa or dining chairs can set our heart sinking. Some cats have a real love of shredding curtains, chairs, or even carpets when the mood strikes them. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0%   Quick Overview 01 Scratching is a normal [...]
Cats are well known for their ability to look comfortable wherever they sleep, and they can have some strange sleeping positions! Often though, most cats will simply curl up into a ball to snooze the hours away. But is there more to this common cat napping position, other than it’s just comfortable? Let’s take a closer [...]
Cat behavior often seems strange if you don’t understand the reason behind it. One such behavior is when cats suckle on blankets or other soft fabrics. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% 00:18 17:18   Quick Overview 01 Sucking on blankets is a behavior from kittenhood when nursing from their mother released [...]
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Toyger Cat

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Temperament ? Active, affectionate, playful, intelligent Origin ? United States Other Names ? California Toyger Group ? Medium-sized short-haired Height ? 8"- 10" Body Length ? 12"-16" Weight ? 7-15 pounds Life Expectancy ? 12-15 years Price ? $1200 - $3000 About the Toyger Cat In spite of its wild sounding name and exotic looks [...]
Cats are very clean creatures. I’m sure that many of you have often observed your cat meticulously digging and covering their toilet in the litter box. This isn’t the case for all cats however. Some cats pee or poop outside of their litter box or even leave the litter box while they’re still in the process [...]
Owning a kitten or cat should be one of life’s great joys. There can be a few challenges along the way, and a cat who shows bad behaviors that we do not like can be a very frustrating thing indeed.   Quick Overview 01 Most cats can be trained to stop unacceptable behaviors around the [...]
When we share our home with cats, they quickly take over every space. Your bed may be one place that they claim for themselves. Have you ever woken up to your cat snoozing on or by your head? Did you wonder why they get up close and personal in this way? 0 seconds of 14 [...]
Most cats can learn to get along, and some cats truly love each other, but at times a cat may be jealous of a housemate, especially if that cat gets more resources or attention. If you live in a multi-cat household, or you’re thinking of introducing another cat to your brood, you might find yourself [...]
Cats are descended from their ancestors in the Middle Eastern desert and African plains, and therefore cope well with heat. Many cat owners will be well accustomed to finding their cat stretched out for hours at a time in the sunniest spot in the house, or snoozing outside in the warm rays. In fact, if [...]
Cats are not known to be water-loving creatures. So it’s often surprising to come home from work and find the contents of the cat’s water bowl all over the floor, or to catch your cat fishing through their water bowl. 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 22 secondsVolume 0% The splashes of water alone create a mess [...]
In the movies, when the main character is crying after a dramatic breakup or grieving a loss, it’s not uncommon for their pet to comfort them. Perhaps their dog lays their head on their lap, or their cat curls up next to them on the sofa. But is this realistic? Do cats really know when [...]
It is universally acknowledged that cats go crazy for a ball of string, and they love to chase and catch anything they can. It’s not just restricted to string, cats also love ribbon, shoelaces, sewing thread, and tinsel. So why is it that our cats can spend hours of their time playing with a simple piece of [...]
Cats are commonly known to hiss at threats such as dogs or visitors they don’t like, but why might cats hiss at their own species and even an unthreatening member of their own species like a kitten? 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Cats use vocalizations to express all manner of emotions like meows, chattering, and purrs. [...]
There’s nothing more adorable than when your cat greets you by rolling around on their back and showing you their fluffy belly. You might also observe your pet cat rolling on their back in other situations, such as when they’re outside, or when they’re nowhere near you or anyone else. So why do cats roll [...]
Did you know that cats have amazing traits? They are extremely long-lived, have an extra digit and toe on each foot, and can even taste different smells! Read on to learn more about the amazing attributes of a cat!...
In the movies, when the main character is crying after a dramatic breakup or grieving a loss, it’s not uncommon for their pet to comfort them. Perhaps their dog lays their head on their lap, or their cat curls up next to them on the sofa. But is this realistic? Do cats really know when [...]
It is universally acknowledged that cats go crazy for a ball of string, and they love to chase and catch anything they can. It’s not just restricted to string, cats also love ribbon, shoelaces, sewing thread, and tinsel. So why is it that our cats can spend hours of their time playing with a simple piece of [...]
Cats are commonly known to hiss at threats such as dogs or visitors they don’t like, but why might cats hiss at their own species and even an unthreatening member of their own species like a kitten? 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% Cats use vocalizations to express all manner of emotions like meows, chattering, [...]
There’s nothing more adorable than when your cat greets you by rolling around on their back and showing you their fluffy belly. You might also observe your pet cat rolling on their back in other situations, such as when they’re outside, or when they’re nowhere near you or anyone else. So why do cats roll [...]
Giving your cat a pill is a daunting task, but with a confident and calm approach, and some tips from us, it can be a stress-free experience for both cat and owner. 0 seconds of 13 minutes, 19 secondsVolume 0% As a veterinarian with more than 10 years of working with cats of all sizes [...]
When you notice your cat with the tip of their tongue poking out, it’s up there with the cutest cat moments. But you’re probably wondering why your cat does it. Are they just trying to be cute? Or is there a more important reason for it? This article will cover the common causes of cat [...]
Cat owners the world over will be familiar with the scenario: you’re sitting on your favorite chair when you get up momentarily to fetch something, and immediately your cat jumps up and steals your seat. 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Happily set up in their new spot, they curl up, get comfortable, and settle [...]
When our cats snooze, snuggled up on our laps, it’s hard to imagine that they are descended from wildcat ancestors. And yet, watch your pets a little closer, and you’ll see just how many wild traits they have adapted to express in their more domestic surroundings! 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Neck biting is [...]
Sometimes, when you’re giving your cat a bit of a fuss, you’ll find they lift their butt as you stroke down their back. This “elevator butt” is just another example of slightly odd cat behavior that we humans might not instantly understand! 0 seconds of 13 minutes, 19 secondsVolume 0% But there’s method behind their [...]
Psychic powers? General awesomeness? Instinct? Voodoo? Compared to puppies, who can take months to master where to go to the bathroom, most cats seem to just innately know how to use a litter box, and typically require little training. 0 seconds of 19 minutes, 41 secondsVolume 0% We all know cats are amazing creatures but [...]
When our cats snooze, snuggled up on our laps, it’s hard to imagine that they are descended from wildcat ancestors. And yet, watch your pets a little closer, and you’ll see just how many wild traits they have adapted to express in their more domestic surroundings! Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% [...]
Giving your cat a pill is a daunting task, but with a confident and calm approach, and some tips from us, it can be a stress-free experience for both cat and owner. 0 seconds of 15 secondsVolume 0% As a veterinarian with more than 10 years of working with cats of all sizes and characters, [...]
Cat owners the world over will be familiar with the scenario: you’re sitting on your favorite chair when you get up momentarily to fetch something, and immediately your cat jumps up and steals your seat. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 14 minutes, 4 secondsVolume 0% Happily set up in their new spot, they curl [...]
When you notice your cat with the tip of their tongue poking out, it’s up there with the cutest cat moments. But you’re probably wondering why your cat does it. Are they just trying to be cute? Or is there a more important reason for it? This article will cover the common causes of cat [...]
Sometimes, when you’re giving your cat a bit of a fuss, you’ll find they lift their butt as you stroke down their back. This “elevator butt” is just another example of slightly odd cat behavior that we humans might not instantly understand! 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% But there’s method behind their madness, and [...]
Psychic powers? General awesomeness? Instinct? Voodoo? Compared to puppies, who can take months to master where to go to the bathroom, most cats seem to just innately know how to use a litter box, and typically require little training. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% We all know cats are [...]
So, you’ve made the exciting decision to get a new kitten, but the thought of introducing them to your adult cat at home can be worrying. The good news is, if you prepare well and introduce them gradually, they should be friends in no time. Read on for our advice for stress-free cat introductions! Our [...]
You might find it frustrating or you might find it funny, but we’ve all witnessed our cats knocking things over from time to time. The internet is full of videos of cats knocking over vases, breaking ornaments, and swiping plant pots off of surfaces. Contrary to the belief of some people, your cat isn’t trying [...]
Are you a pet parent to a clingy cat? Does your cat’s personality not allow you any alone time? Certain cat breeds are more predisposed to needing a constant cuddle, some cats suffer from separation anxiety, and some of our feline friends just enjoy spending time with their cat owner. 1 second of 10 secondsVolume [...]
Are you mystified trying to figure out if your cats are playing or fighting during wrestling matches? A cat’s behaviour can be hard to interpret, particularly when there is a mix of ages, breeds, temperaments, and unrelated individuals in one household. 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% This article will help you distinguish between a [...]
There are many ways that cats communicate and vocalizing is one of them. This can include familiar cat sounds such as meowing, purring, and hissing but also more distressing sounds like howling. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 22 secondsVolume 0% Have you heard your cat howling before? Howling is a distinctive sound [...]
If you keep a cat that’s permitted to travel outdoors, chances are you’ve received a special ‘gift’ from them at one point or another. It can be anything from a dead mouse to a dead spider that your cat proudly presents. Either way, this is likely to be one of the less attractive aspects of [...]
We love our cats in many ways, and for many reasons, and this includes their individual – and often mischievous! – personalities. Cats can vary in character: shy, playful, cuddly, independent and so many more. Some are highly mischievous, which can lead to some undesirable behaviors. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 19 minutes, 41 [...]
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How Often Do Cats Pee?

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It’s fairly simple to tell how often a cat pees on regular basis as long as you’ve got an indoor feline and you scoop their litter box on daily basis; however it may be tricky for cats with outdoor access who tend to toilet outside and those in multi-cat households since cats are fastidious pets [...]
Cats make some strange noises sometimes, don’t they? In fact, they have a broad repertoire of sounds and vocalizations that they use to communicate with us, their predators, and other cats. So, have you ever noticed your cat at the window making weird noises at birds or squirrels? Let’s find out why cats chatter, cackle, [...]
Meowing is a normal means of communication for cats, but interestingly, it is usually only used for cat-kitten or cat-human communication. Adult cats do not tend to meow at one another! Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 14 minutes, 3 secondsVolume 0% Cats have evolved to understand they can communicate with us via their meows [...]
As cat owners, we’ve all experienced it, one minute you’re petting your cat and she’s purring away, seemingly enjoying a cuddle, and the next minute you feel teeth on your hand and you’re left wondering what’s just happened! Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 16 minutes, 59 secondsVolume 0% You might hear these nips referred [...]
As a devoted pet parent, the thought of your cat running away from home is terrifying. There are many reasons that this might happen and things that you can do to make this worrying ordeal much less likely. 0 seconds of 17 minutes, 18 secondsVolume 0% Next Stay Let’s explore the most common reasons why [...]
Cats and dogs are often portrayed in the media as bitter enemies, unable to co-exist without fighting, chasing, and generally causing upset. 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% If you have a cat and dog or are about to add one or the other to your household, please be reassured, this doesn’t have to be [...]
We’ve heard the myths that cats are capable of doing all of their own grooming and hate water. Prolonging these traditions for matted, longhaired, and older cats is a disservice to both cats and their owners. The bath does not have to be a wrestling match with a cranky, dangling cat. It is possible to [...]
Cats can seem like super speedsters when they’re zooming around the house at 3am and skidding to a stop right before hitting your shins. But then you catch your snuggly snoozer lazily swatting at a sunbeam, and you can’t imagine them moving very fast at all. Cats are masters of contradiction. They’re sweet and salty, [...]
When you love sharing your home with one cat, it’s hard to resist adding even more feline friends to the family. You have to remember, however, that your cat might not feel the same. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Cats are social creatures, but they don’t all get along. It’s not [...]
It doesn’t matter how comfy the couch is, or how many cat beds you disperse throughout the house; your cat’s favorite sleeping spot is directly in your lap. If it’s not your lap, it’s curled up on your feet, in the crook of your arm, or even perched on your shoulder or head. Not every [...]
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Why Do Cats Lick You?

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It can feel uncomfortable when your cat licks your bare skin due to the backward-facing barbs on a cat’s tongue. Our dog companions are well-known for licking people, but what about cats? Cat parents often complain of their cats licking their fingers, their feet, or even their hair. The sensation is generally not pleasant because of the barbs on [...]
Aggression in cats is a major problem that can result in injury to humans and pets. Although feline aggression towards humans isn’t frequently reported as dog attacks, it’s a significant challenge for cat owners, a public health concern, and an issue that, unfortunately, often leads to relinquishment. Let’s reshape our thoughts on aggression and decode [...]
The domestic cat has transformed from a solitary species who regarded humans as their enemy 10,000 years ago to one that forms social and amicable relationships with people. These days, the foremost important things for pet cats are social relationships with their owners and their core territory. Connections with other cats have lower priority since [...]
We’re used to our cats doing all sorts of things that make us laugh, but have you ever noticed your cat sticking their tongue out? The chances are they’re not just pulling a funny face! There are lots of reasons why cats stick their tongue out, but don’t worry, most of the time it is a completely normal cat behavior and nothing [...]
Having a baby is both an exciting and a worrisome time, but as with all change, prior consideration and preparation can make the difference between a stressful or a peaceful time for you, your infant and your cat. Some cats won’t bat an eyelid at the change. Social and confident felines may show interest in [...]
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Why Do Cats Blink?

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A cat’s eyes are the window to their health and soul signalling a broad range of emotions. You’ll be fascinated to find out that cats don’t blink their eyes as often as people do although their eyes are practically as large as our own. Let’s examine the feline eye, role of eye narrowing motion in [...]
As a devoted pet parent, the thought of your cat running away from home is terrifying. There are many reasons that this might happen and things that you can do to make this worrying ordeal much less likely. 1 second of 30 secondsVolume 0% Let’s explore the most common reasons why your cat might go [...]
If you keep a cat that’s permitted to travel outdoors, chances are you’ve received a special ‘gift’ from them at one point or another. It can be anything from a dead mouse to a dead spider that your cat proudly presents. Either way, this is likely to be one of the less attractive aspects of [...]
We love our cats in many ways, and for many reasons, and this includes their individual – and often mischievous! – personalities. Cats can vary in character: shy, playful, cuddly, independent and so many more. Some are highly mischievous, which can lead to some undesirable behaviors. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 16 minutes, 59 [...]
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How Often Do Cats Pee?

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It’s fairly simple to tell how often a cat pees on regular basis as long as you’ve got an indoor feline and you scoop their litter box on daily basis; however it may be tricky for cats with outdoor access who tend to toilet outside and those in multi-cat households since cats are fastidious pets [...]
Cats make some strange noises sometimes, don’t they? In fact, they have a broad repertoire of sounds and vocalizations that they use to communicate with us, their predators, and other cats. So, have you ever noticed your cat at the window making weird noises at birds or squirrels? Let’s find out why cats chatter, cackle, [...]
Meowing is a normal means of communication for cats, but interestingly, it is usually only used for cat-kitten or cat-human communication. Adult cats do not tend to meow at one another! 0 seconds of 17 minutes, 18 secondsVolume 0% Cats have evolved to understand they can communicate with us via their meows and may use [...]
As cat owners, we’ve all experienced it, one minute you’re petting your cat and she’s purring away, seemingly enjoying a cuddle, and the next minute you feel teeth on your hand and you’re left wondering what’s just happened! 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% You might hear these nips referred to as “petting-induced aggression.” To [...]
Many cat owners will be well used to some strange behaviors from their feline friends—cats are known for being mysterious and act in very different ways to us mere humans. Our Latest Videos Top 12 Best Cat Litter Boxes of 2020 (We Tested Them All).mp4 0 seconds of 16 minutes, 59 secondsVolume 0% However, if [...]
Cats like humans are extraordinary beings with individual personalities, needs and preferences. It’s important to identify your cat’s temperament as cats with different characters and likings have distinct environmental and social needs required to achieve a superior quality of life. Let’s debunk how many personalities cats have, and which trait does your feline possesses based [...]
If you share your home with a feline friend or two, you might find yourself tearing your hair out over cat shedding. Unfortunately, when you take on a furry family member, you don’t just get the love, fun, and friendship. You’re also joining the club of cat owners facing a lifetime battle to remove cat [...]
Many cat owners will be well used to some strange behaviors from their feline friends—cats are known for being mysterious and act in very different ways to us mere humans. 1 second of 30 secondsVolume 0% However, if you’ve noticed your cat rhythmically pawing at a soft surface, such as a favorite blanket or one [...]
Cats like humans are extraordinary beings with individual personalities, needs and preferences. It’s important to identify your cat’s temperament as cats with different characters and likings have distinct environmental and social needs required to achieve a superior quality of life. Let’s debunk how many personalities cats have, and which trait does your feline possesses based [...]
If you share your home with a feline friend or two, you might find yourself tearing your hair out over cat shedding. Unfortunately, when you take on a furry family member, you don’t just get the love, fun, and friendship. You’re also joining the club of cat owners facing a lifetime battle to remove cat [...]
Have you ever seen your cat wagging her tail and wondered why? Or perhaps you thought cats only move their tails when they are angry, but you’ve noticed your cat does it in many different situations, and you don’t know why? Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% In this article, we will [...]
Your cat is chewing cardboard again. Should you be worried or is this just a bit of fun? There is no doubt that our feline friends can be curious creatures with perplexing habits! 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% Eating objects that are not food, such as cardboard and paper is known as pica, [...]
Cats have a diverse vocal range of sounds. In fact they have one of the largest patterns of vocalization of all carnivores, they can express around 100 different phonations as compared to dogs who can only communicate about 10 sounds. Cats communicate between members of their own species and with other species to express how [...]
Cats are surrounded by myths and misconceptions. Some are harmful, some are harmless, and others are downright strange. In this article, we’re going to break down some of the most common ones. Read on to learn the truth about 10 of the most common myths and Misconception about cats. #1  All Purring Cats Are Happy While [...]
Cats can regularly be seen chewing on their nails, usually while grooming. Although nail-biting in humans is considered to be a bad habit and unhygienic, this is not the case for cats and it’s actually considered to be normal behavior. 0 seconds of 19 minutes, 41 secondsVolume 0% Sometimes though, a cat’s nail chewing might [...]
We all want to have purrfect relationships with our paw-some pals. After all, living harmoniously with your feline family member means endless cuddles and snuggles, purrs on tap, and playtime whenever you want … or does it? 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% As much as you want your fur buddy to enjoy [...]
Cats have a highly developed and sensitive sense of hearing to help them successfully hunt prey. They have upright ears that allow them to detect sounds easily and can amplify sound waves 2-3 times for frequencies of 2000 and 6000 Hertz (Hz). 0 seconds of 17 minutes, 18 secondsVolume 0% Cats also have 30 sets of muscles [...]
Cats can regularly be seen chewing on their nails, usually while grooming. Although nail-biting in humans is considered to be a bad habit and unhygienic, this is not the case for cats and it’s actually considered to be normal behavior. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 19 minutes, 41 secondsVolume 0% Sometimes though, a cat’s [...]
Cats have a highly developed and sensitive hearing to help them successfully hunt prey. They have upright ears that allow them to detect sounds easily and can amplify sound waves 2-3 times for frequencies of 2000 and 6000 Hertz (Hz). 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Cats also have 30 sets of muscles and can rotate their [...]
Everybody knows that most dogs are happier in pairs or groups as they naturally live in packs. But what about cats? 0 seconds of 10 secondsVolume 0% Cats are known to be solitary animals, but some cats do enjoy another cat’s company. Let’s look at the reasons you should get a second cat, as well [...]
If you own a young, active cat with access to the outdoors, you may have witnessed the grisly sight of your precious feline hunting down their prey – be it a small bird, mouse, vole, or other small critters. 0 seconds of 17 minutes, 18 secondsVolume 0% You may even have been subjected to that [...]
It can be stressful when cats don’t get on, and not just for the rest of the family! Cats can get very stressed by conflict in the household, and it can cause them to become ill, suffering from diseases like idiopathic cystitis, gut problems, and behavioral issues. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% 00:00 [...]
If you live with a feline friend, you’re probably aware of their behavioral traits and funny little ways. Maybe your cat companion enjoys drinking from a dripping tap or practicing hunting by stalking the end of your trouser leg. 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% One lovely behavior that most cats do is purring. But [...]
Are you dreading taking your cat to the vet since you’re traumatized from placing your cat into a carrier? 0 seconds of 30 secondsVolume 0% Most cat parents keep the carrier well hidden away assuming the cat hates it. However, that’s not always the case. If you merely use the carrier for trips to the [...]
If your cat companion is a house cat or uses a litter box, you’re bound to have seen and heard them scratching the side with their claws sometimes. And when you’re deep in conversation or watching television, the noise can seem to go on forever! So, why do cats scratch in their litter box? Is [...]
Animal videos tend to go viral on the internet—we are fascinated by their curious behavior, and their intriguing antics have millions of people hooked. Videos of cats gagging at the sound of their human running their fingers over a comb have got people asking the question, “Why?” 1 second of 15 secondsVolume 0% It’s important [...]
You may have noticed that your cat doesn’t chew her food and throws it up afterwards, is this something to be concerned about? The simple answer is yes. Your cat shouldn’t be throwing up regularly and this could be a sign of an underlying problem. We’ll discuss everything that you need to know. 2 seconds [...]
There’s nothing more gratifying to a cat owner than a fluffy furball sitting or snuggling up on their chest purring loudly, some cats may even start kneading a caregiver’s torso with contentment. Our Latest Videos 1 second of 30 secondsVolume 0% This ad will end in 10 Sitting or sleeping on top of your upper [...]
Inappropriate urination is one of the most common behavioral problems seen in cats. It is generally fairly easy to train a cat to use a litter box, so it can be very frustrating when they urinate elsewhere, and bathroom rugs seem to be a common choice. 0 seconds of 15 secondsVolume 0% Inappropriate urination can [...]
Many cat owners don’t spend much time analyzing their cat’s toileting habits, but if you are curious about cat behavior you may have noticed that your cat buries its poop immediately after performing. So why do cats feel the need to cover their feces? Is it just their naturally clean and careful nature, or is [...]
So, you’re pottering around in the kitchen trying to fix the kids a quick snack while shouting to your partner that you need to leave in five minutes. At the same moment, your phone lights up to show your mum is calling, and the doorbell rings – the babysitter. You grab your phone off the [...]
If you live with a feline friend, you’re probably aware of their behavioral traits and funny little ways. Maybe your cat companion enjoys drinking from a dripping tap or practicing hunting by stalking the end of your trouser leg. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Loading ad One lovely behavior that most [...]
It can be stressful when cats don’t get on, and not just for the rest of the family! Cats can get very stressed by conflict in the household, and it can cause them to become ill, suffering from diseases like idiopathic cystitis, gut problems, and behavioral issues. 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Whilst there’s no magic [...]
Have you ever noticed your cat scratching around their food bowl? It almost looks like they’re trying to bury their food with imaginary soil and it can be quite cute to see. This is a common feline behavior noticed by many owners. It’s perfectly normal and nothing to be alarmed about. There are a few [...]
Imagine this. You’ve just adopted a new feline family member. You’re brimming with excitement as you travel home in the car with your new arrival in the carrier next to you. Our Latest Videos Pretty Litter Cat Litter Review (We Tested It for a Month).mp4 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% When you [...]
If your cat companion is a house cat or uses a litter box, you’re bound to have seen and heard them scratching the side with their claws sometimes. And when you’re deep in conversation or watching television, the noise can seem to go on forever! So, why do cats scratch in their litter box? Is [...]
Animal videos tend to go viral on the internet—we are fascinated by their curious behavior, and their intriguing antics have millions of people hooked. Videos of cats gagging at the sound of their human running their fingers over a comb have got people asking the question, “Why?” 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% [...]
Many cat owners don’t spend much time analyzing their cat’s toileting habits, but if you are curious about cat behavior you may have noticed that your cat buries its poop immediately after performing. So why do cats feel the need to cover their feces? Is it just their naturally clean and careful nature, or is [...]
You may have noticed that your cat doesn’t chew her food and throws it up afterwards, is this something to be concerned about? The simple answer is yes. Your cat shouldn’t be throwing up regularly and this could be a sign of an underlying problem. We’ll discuss everything that you need to know. 0 seconds [...]
As cat owners, we all want our cats to like us, but they can be complicated creatures! Some cats are more independent and less outwardly affectionate than others, but it is possible to build a positive relationship and bond with any type of cat. Our pet cats have a unique set of requirements and behavioral traits [...]
Are you dreading taking your cat to the vet since you’re traumatized from placing your cat into a carrier? 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Most cat parents keep the carrier well hidden away assuming the cat hates it. However, that’s not always the case. If you merely use the carrier for trips to the [...]
Cats have quite the reputation as being aloof, independent, and somewhat snooty … but that doesn’t quite fit with the cuddly felines who spend their nights tucked right up between our legs all night long. Cat lovers know the joy of a cat snuggle, but you may have wondered why your cat sleeps in such [...]
Cats are the masters of subtle communication. From gentle tail swishes to a slow blink, from flattened ears to dilated pupils … when it comes to cats, you really have to be paying attention to understand what they are thinking and communicating. Cats’ tails are an important part of their body language. They can puff [...]
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How Do Cats Hunt?

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When you first bring home your new kitten, it’s hard to believe that they’re descended from an extremely successful species of predator. If left to their own devices, cats hunt many species of small mammals, lizards, and birds, killing 1.3 to 4 billion birds and 6.3 to 22.3 billion mammals each year in the United States alone. [...]
All cat owners just want to keep their cat safe and happy, so making sure that your home is suitably cat-proof is essential. Electrical cords, or power cords, are found in pretty much every modern home, but if cats chew electrical cords it can lead to burns or even electrocution. There are plenty of safety [...]
It’s one of the true pleasures for any cat lover. You are snuggling down on the couch to watch a movie when your furry best friend climbs onto your chest and falls asleep. 0 seconds of 8 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% 08:30 Or, less pleasant perhaps, you’ve just got yourself comfy in bed, ready to [...]
We love our feline friends, and we’re sure they love us too … but sometimes our pets’ behavior is not quite what we’d like. Cats are known for their independent spirit and often feisty characters, but that doesn’t mean we have to just abide by their wishes all the time—despite that well-known phrase “dogs have [...]
If your home contains a feline family member as well as humans, you might find it’s a bit of a competition about which particular person the cat likes most. 0 seconds of 16 minutes, 59 secondsVolume 0% 16:58 Everyone will likely believe that they’re the most deserving of the cat’s affection, maybe because they do [...]
If you have a feline family member, you’ve probably felt the frustration when they knock an object onto the floor for no reason. You might even have caught them in the act, told them no, and then despaired as they make eye contact with you and do it anyway! Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of [...]
If you’re reading this from the kitchen, your cat meowing loudly at your feet while looking at you expectantly, you’re not alone. Cats have unique ways of communicating with us, and sometimes it can feel like they’re being demanding, impatient, or downright clingy. So, what does it mean if your cat won’t stop meowing at you? Why Is [...]

Do Cats Like Hugs?

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The better you understand your cat’s thoughts and feelings, the better your relationship will be. This is especially true when it comes to how you show affection. We all know cats are capable of forming strong bonds with humans, and they show us love in several ways. Trouble can arise, however, in how we return those [...]
Do cats love us? The love and trust a pet bestows upon us is unconditional. Most cats ask little in return. All we must do is provide food and shelter, take care of them, and enrich their environment to make all their natural desires come true. For many folks, our furry companion is the ‘love’ [...]
We love our feline friends, and we’re sure they love us too … but sometimes our pets’ behavior is not quite what we’d like. Cats are known for their independent spirit and often feisty characters, but that doesn’t mean we have to just abide by their wishes all the time—despite that well-known phrase “dogs have [...]
If your home contains a feline family member as well as humans, you might find it’s a bit of a competition about which particular person the cat likes most. Everyone will likely believe that they’re the most deserving of the cat’s affection, maybe because they do all the feeding or clean out their litter box every morning. So, [...]
If you have a feline family member, you’ve probably felt the frustration when they knock an object onto the floor for no reason. You might even have caught them in the act, told them no, and then despaired as they make eye contact with you and do it anyway! It seems to be a universal [...]
Food is a vital resource and a survival mechanism for all species, but what happens when your delightful cat becomes a tiger at mealtimes? Food aggression is common in dogs with minimal occurrences reported in cats. Food aggression in cats manifests as resource guarding and is subtle in most situations, with serious contributions to obesity, [...]
Does your cat have an annoying habit of waking you up at night by stepping on your face, pawing at your head, sliding under the covers, meowing, or howling? This can be a real problem. Sleep deprivation caused by pets has both physical and mental effects lasting for weeks or even months. In this article, [...]
When we think of cats, we think of the cool, calm, collected hunter: a predatory animal. However, it might come as a surprise to some cat lovers to learn that cats are also a prey species. As a result, it is in a cat’s behavior to run away if they feel scared, uncomfortable, or threatened. [...]
Tail chasing is common in dogs, however it’s not a frequent behaviour seen in adult cats. Our Latest Videos 0 seconds of 0 secondsVolume 0% Cats can have mad moments when boredom or night-time sets in, suddenly without any warning, their pant up energy will burst out and your cat will dash round the house [...]
Cats have a diverse vocal range of sounds. In fact they have one of the largest patterns of vocalization of all carnivores, they can express around 100 different phonations as compared to dogs who can only communicate about 10 sounds. Cats communicate between members of their own species and with other species to express how [...]
Think about how you feed your cat. More than likely, you provide kibble or wet food into a bowl once or twice a day, in the same place every day. Yet, cats are natural predators whose behavioral needs are very similar to their wild counterparts. The natural feeding pattern for wild cats is to eat [...]
When cats scratch furniture or carpets, it can really damage your relationship with them. After all, you love your cat, but that sofa was expensive, and you want your deposit back on your rental! It’s perhaps not a surprise, then, that around a quarter of cat owners want their cat to stop scratching the furniture, making it [...]
Food is a vital resource and a survival mechanism for all species, but what happens when your delightful cat becomes a tiger at mealtimes? Food aggression is common in dogs with minimal occurrences reported in cats. Food aggression in cats manifests as resource guarding and is subtle in most situations, with serious contributions to obesity, [...]
If you’re a cat person, you already know all the great things about sharing your life with a cat. After all, is there anything better than cozying up to watch television on an evening with a cat curled, contented on your lap? Cats can help reduce loneliness and stress when you share an affectionate moment [...]
The majority of cat owners have been there. You’re having a wonderful cuddle with your cat, they are affectionately licking you and purring while you snuggle on the couch, and then suddenly, without warning, you find a set of teeth firmly implanted in your arm, usually accompanied by some vigorous clawing! Or perhaps, your cat [...]
Cat pee….it happens. But what can you do when it keeps happening in all the wrong places and everything you know to try hasn’t worked to stop it? You ask the animal communicator, of course! Dear Shannon,Lately my 7-year-old male soul cat, Alex, has been peeing outside the litter box. I’m what you might call [...]
Does your cat display peculiar behaviour like licking or chewing fabric, bags, cables, rubber, plants, straws, cardboard, and household objects? Rest assured you’re not alone, some days our lounge resembles a paper shredding factory, while other periods our blinds have bite mark dents. Don’t even mention plastic bags, they’re the flavour of this month. Cats [...]
Do you have a cat? If so, chances are you’ve seen him or her rubbing their face on things. It may seem like a strange behavior, but it turns out there is a scientific explanation behind it. In this article, we will discuss the reasons why cats rub their face on things and what it [...]
Savvy cat guardians know that to stop cats from scratching furniture, one must provide correct stimulation and alternatives for scratching. Cats love well designed scratching posts, and the placement of such alternatives to furniture can make all the difference. I’ve done this, and my cats don’t bother my new furniture at all. Cats are also clever [...]
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5 Ways to Go Green

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Marina and experts say you and your cat can help save the environment — and even money — by taking some simple steps. Here are five pawsitively easy ways to go green. Go enviro-friendly with waste management Start with how you handle your cat’s poop. Use biodegradable litter made from recycled paper or plant-based material [...]
The party line has always been not to feed cats variety, but Athens, Georgia-based veterinary nutritionist Dr. Donna Raditic suggests rethinking this theory. Even for cats, she says, variety is the spice of life. Begin Healthy Cat Diets at the Beginning If you happen to get your cat as an inquisitive kitten, encouraging diet variety [...]
Like most cat owners, you might be curious about your cat's swimming abilities. Although all cats are excellent swimmers, they often avoid getting wet and opt not to swim. They find damp fur unpleasant, and it takes a while to...
Like puppies and other animals, kittens also have belly buttons. Although they are not as visible as a human’s belly button, cats have a very small scar on their tummy that is their belly button.  Where Is A Cat’s Belly Button? The location of the belly button can vary from one cat to the next, [...]
No, cats can’t drink chocolate milk. Chocolate milk contains preservatives and artificial colours, along with sugar and dairy milk, which are all unsafe for cats to consume. Chocolate can also cause tachycardia in cats. What Happens If A Cat Drinks Chocolate Milk? Every cat will react slightly differently to drinking chocolate milk. Not every cat [...]
Most people consider their kitten to be their first baby. As they grow from kitten to cat, they rely on you to feed them, fill their water dish and clean their litter box. However, when the time comes, how should you introduce your cat child to your human child when it is born? Have no [...]
BECOME THE BEST CAT SITTER IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD Cats may have a reputation for being easier to look after than dogs, but that doesn’t mean cat sitting is simple. Looking after a moggie (theBritish work for a pet cat) properly amounts to more than simply refreshing food and water every day. In fact, there’s an art to [...]
Relocating to a new home, even within the same city, can be more difficult if you’re moving with cats. Even if your feline friend is usually docile, he may become extremely stressed if uprooted from his cozy home environment and his familiar territory. We’ve put together some of the most common moving pet mistakes, so [...]
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Why Do Cats Knead?

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View Larger Image The Basics of How and Why Cats Make Biscuits Ever wonder why cats knead? “Kneading” which is also commonly called “making biscuits” is the activity described when cats push and pull their front paws on a soft surface in a way that looks like they are kneading fresh biscuit dough. They also [...]
Do you have a cat? If so, chances are you’ve seen him or her rubbing their face on things. It may seem like a strange behavior, but it turns out there is a scientific explanation behind it. In this article, we will discuss the reasons why cats rub their face on things and what it [...]
Typically, people claim that cats and dogs have always been enemies. However, there are many reasons to disregard this statement putting into consideration the fact that you will occasionally see them snuggling together and enjoying each other’s company. However, what we need to know is that the two animals speak different languages and getting them [...]
Cats find an opportunity to play in some of the unlikeliest places and with the unlikeliest things. That includes bugs. While cats will not necessarily keep bugs away from your home, indoor-only ones will try to get their paws on every little critter just to have a bit of fun. However, this rule does not [...]
0 Cats, what's with cats and their laziness? Oops! How about we stop there and let us rethink this through. Why are cats so lazy, is it the right question to ask? Or did it ever crossed your mind that it is in their nature to be acting the way they do? It would seem [...]
When your cat stops using the litter box, it can be really frustrating. Peeing outside of the litter box or elsewhere in your home is usually due to one of two issues: a medical issue or a behavioral issue. The first step is to take your cat to your veterinarian for a full exam. Your [...]
As disturbing as it might be for humans, mother cats can sometimes kill their kittens.   They may do this because they feel that something is wrong with their offspring, because of stress or fear, or a hormonal imbalance. Contents   Why Has My Cat Killed Her Kittens? 1. Disease Control 2. Congenital Defects 3. [...]