Category: Interesting Facts

Do cats recognise their names?

* From our partners at International Cat Care As cat owners we naturally give our pet cats their own names. Sometimes fairly simple names ranging to quite unique and quirky choices! Most owners would agree that their cats seem to recognise

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Why do so many cats have white ‘socks’ on their paws?

A bit of a different Wednesday Why? today, not about behaviour but about cats having white ‘socks’. Professor Leslie Lyons, head of the University of Missouri’s Feline Genetics Laboratory, explains: Socks are rarely seen in wildcats, the elusive and undomesticated cousin

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Your cat has a secret life…

The cat tracker project Cats are mysterious, dangerous and far more unpredictable than one might expect from an animal that is, theoretically, domesticated. Some of the mysteries of cats relate to where they go and what they do; this is

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Are you a cat whisperer?

* From our partners at International Cat Care. Cats have a reputation for being hard to read, but new research has found that some people are “cat whisperers” who excel at deciphering subtle differences in cats’ faces that reveal mood.

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All things cat allergy – a breakthrough in managing allergens

*From our partners at International Cat Care   People are allergic to many things… But did you know that as many as 1 in 5 adults have an allergic response to cats? And, that allergies to cats are the most

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All things cat allergy – debunking the myths

* From our partners at International Cat Care People are allergic to many things… But did you know that as many as 1 in 5 adults have an allergic response to cats? And, that allergies to cats are the most

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Why do cats chatter their teeth when they spot a prey?

It’s time for another Wednesday Why? 🙂 Many owners will have heard and seen their cat chattering when they spot a prey. Indoor cats do it too even if they have never hunted. So why do they do this? Is

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Can cats tolerate milk?

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It is often debated among cat owners whether cats can tolerate milk. Indeed, there are cats who tolerate milk, while others can not. The same problem is known in humans and here we know what the cause is. When the

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Bringing a new kitten home

Scientific name: Felis catus Size: The average house cat is eight to eleven pounds, but you can have a petite six-pound calico or a big 15-pound Maine Coon cat. Lifespan: Indoor cats regularly live to be 15, and some kitties

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