CATS

It’s wonderful when you have decided on getting a new addition to the household; you’ve found the perfect puppy, kitten or bunny but now the most difficult part – what to call it? It might take a few days and lots of ideas but don’t...

Cats are renown for being independent until they are hungry or want something else. They can wash and catch their own food if you let them. But cats need more than just the basics from you. Shelter, food and water are the essentials, but to...

Not all cats are so forthcoming with their affection, so how can you tell if they love you? Since my childhood I have has some breeds which wore their heart on their sleeve and it was easily apparent that they enjoyed spending time with me....

Depending on the personalities of the two animals, introducing dogs to cats can get awkward or can be a non-issue. This is what I’ve learnt over a number of experiences. CONSIDER THEIR BODY LANGUAGE Monitoring the their’ body language is your only way of gauging how well...

Relocating takes its toll on the human members of the household. With so much to pack and organise, kids to school, whoops! Where is the cat? This is a time when you really need to pay attention to your cat. Territorial by nature, cats have...

I love my cat, but it does some weird things. From going literally crazy when there is a cardboard box left open, to staring at me like it wants to kill me from corners of the room. I wish there was a way to communicate...

If your cat comes along and starts licking and biting your hair, you should know you are not the only one to experience this. SOCIAL GROOMING The most common and general reason for this is that your cat is socialising with you. Cat groups living feral frequently...

The obesity epidemic is not unique to humans. More and more cats are becoming overweight thanks to sedentary lifestyles and overfeeding. In the wild, cats had to chase down their prey and were exerting large amounts of physical energy. While it is normal for domestic...

When you are choosing a new car to transport you from A to B, you will consider factors like comfort, price, safety, choosing a cat carrier should be no different. With so many varieties of cat carriers on the market, from soft cardboard carriers to...

There are few smells worse than cat urine. They may look like angelic bundles of fluff, but their urine is purely demonic. No wonder they cover it up in their litter tray, if my body produced something that smelt like that, I would want to...