Helping Your Shy Cat Feel More Comfortable
If your cat is shy, you will probably never turn him into a social butterfly, but you can take steps to help him feel more comfortable in his own skin.
Cat Behavior: Scratching
Scratching is an intrinsic, natural feline behavior. Just like his brothers and sisters in the wild, a domestic cat needs to scratch. Generally, scratching is done to accomplish the following:
Speaking Cat: Feline Body Language, Translated
Blinking is just one of the many forms of cat communication. It's like a cat hand shake.
Does Your Older Cat Really Want A Younger Companion?
If it turns out that the only one who will benefit from a new kitten is you, then think long and hard before bringing one into your home.
6 Ways To Connect With Your Cat On A Deeper Level
To what extent have you really bonded with that special feline in your life? And how can you strengthen the connection between you and your cat and take it to the next level?
Is My Cat Normal?
That’s a good question. What exactly is “normal?” Chasing air? Hunting plastic bags? Hiding? Fetching?
Cat Training: Can Cats Really Learn Tricks And Commands?
Yes, you can train your cat and you should. It's fun!
Why Do Cats Bite?
Finding the cause of biting aggression and treating it promptly is important.
The Myth Of The Solitary Cat
Do you believe in the myth? You may want to reconsider.
6 Surprising Causes Of Separation Anxiety In Cats
Is your cat suddenly showing signs of anxiety where there were none before? There are many reasons that a cat can suddenly start feeling anxiety, here are 6.
Why Kitten Socialization Is So Important
Socialization is the process of exposing a kitten to new experiences, sights, sounds and people.
Know Your Cat Breeds: Largest, Smallest, And Most Dog Like
So many cats! Some are large, some are small and some live a very long time. Do you know your cat breeds?
Hairballs: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, And Prevention
If you own a cat (or one owns you), you’ve almost certainly heard the hacking sounds and cleaned up the unpleasantness that accompany coughing up a hairball. While a common malady among felines, they can occasionally be serious. Here’s a primer.
The Cat Handshake: How To Introduce Yourself To A New Cat
If you follow these tips, you may have a new friend before you know it!
Is Your Cat Insecure? Surprising Signs Of Insecurity In Cats
How to identify insecurity in cats and what you can do to help your cat feel more secure and confident.
Surprising Facts About Cats And Their Weird Relationship With Water
Cats have a weird love-hate relationship with water. Most cats can’t stand water, but there are a few exceptions.
Cat Behavior: How To Deal With Calling, Meowing, And Howling
The following are tips on how to stop excessive cat calling and meowing and how to stop the howling:
Help, My Kitten Bites!
Fortunately, there are ways to keep your kitten from sinking her little fangs into your ankles every time you turn away.
Tips For Leaving Your Cat Home Alone
It's true - cats do get separation anxiety, and it can manifest itself via a variety of symptoms, including going outside the litter box, vomiting, and more.
Cat Urinating Outside Litter Box, Spraying, And Roaming
Cats communicate with each other in various ways. One of the primary ways is through scent. Each cat's urine and feces (stool) has a unique scent, so that when a cat urinates or defecates in a specific location, it is communicating with other cats that may come along later.