Why Do Cats Have Whiskers?

The hair or fur of mammals has a practical purpose but whiskers have a different mechanism. Cat whiskers are much denser than hair or fur, growing sparsely around... More
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Average Weight of a Cat

There is no "average" weight of a dog as the breeds determine this physical trait. Contrary to popular belief, cats can also differ dramatically in average weights, much... More
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Why Do Cats Always Land on Their Feet?

The agility and reflexes of cats have always intrigued me. I've often wondered how a cat, dropped from a certain height, can always land upright? Well, the answer... More
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The Best Food for Older Cats

As cats enter their golden years, their dietary needs change. Their digestive systems slow down and their organs may decline rapidly. Health issues overlooked in their younger years... More
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Can Cats See Color?

We've often wondered what cats see when looking at colors? Can they discern all of the beautiful colors of a rainbow or the deep green color of the... More
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Why Do Cats Like Boxes and Bags?

The pet industry rakes in millions a year selling fluffy, colorful things that probably mean more to us than to our fur-kids. While they may not be pretty,... More
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Why Do Cats Headbutt?

If you think your cat bumps his head against you because he loves you, then…congratulations! He loves you! The behavior is called head-bunting or head-bumping as headbutting is... More
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Can Cats Catch a Cold?

Cats catch colds, usually caused by a virus - just as humans do. Even the symptoms of a cat cold are similar. His illness may come and go... More
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Why Do Cats Hate Water?

Cats aren't predisposed to hate water. They have a fascination for water, especially when it is in motion. Cats hating water is another one of the many myths... More
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