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Behavior Why Do Cats Hiss?

Why Do Cats Hiss?

All cat owners have experienced the hiss of their cat at some point (probably more than once). Hissing is a defensive position. By hissing, your cat is likely telling you that they’re afraid. Fear is a common reason that cats hiss, but it’s not the only one. Read on to find out how and why …

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Behavior Why Do Cats Put Their Butts in Our Faces?

Why Do Cats Put Their Butts in Our Faces?

If you have a cat, then hopefully you’ve been fortunate enough to experience your cat putting its butt in your face. This definitely isn’t how humans show affection to other humans, but oddly enough, showing their butts is how cats communicate that they love you!  So, what does it mean when your cat shows you …

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Behavior Why Do Indoor Cats Live Longer Than Outdoor Cats?

Why Do Indoor Cats Live Longer Than Outdoor Cats?

You have probably heard that indoor cats tend to live longer than outdoor cats. We can now confirm that this is true (by an alarming number), but did you ever wonder why? There isn’t just one reason why indoor cats live longer. Scientists believe that it’s a combination of factors: Breed, environment, diet, maintenance, and …

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Behavior 13 Common Assumptions That Could Harm Your Cat

13 Common Assumptions That Could Harm Your Cat

As good cat parents, we try to stay educated on what is best for our cats. But due to the fact that cats can’t talk, it’s difficult for us to really understand what our cats are going through. This leads us to make assumptions that might actually be harming our cat. We’re taught that cats …

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Behavior 5 Things You Need To Know About Leaving Your Cat Home Alone

5 Things You Need To Know About Leaving Your Cat Home Alone

We all lead busy lives, and sometimes that keeps us away from home for long periods of time. Did you ever wonder what your cat does while you’re away or worry that they miss you? While cats do value their independence and they may ignore you for hours at a time when you’re home, they …

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Behavior How to Litter Box Train Your Cat

How to Litter Box Train Your Cat

Litter box training is an important step in your cat’s life, and if you’re lucky, there’s not that much “training” involved. Cats have a natural instinct to use the the litter box; they just need the right encouragement, environment, and time to learn. Teaching a kitten how to use the litter box and teaching a …

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Behavior Why Do Cats Have Rough Tongues?

Why Do Cats Have Rough Tongues?

Everyone loves a kitty kiss every once in a while! But tongues feel like…well…sandpaper. You might have noticed their tongues are prickly and rough. After a while, those kitty kisses are not very comfortable. So, why do cats have rough tongues? Read on to find out why something so soft and cuddly has such an …

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Behavior How Do Cats See the World?

How Do Cats See the World?

Cats are known for their enchanting eyes and amazing ability to see in the dark. But how do cats see the world? You’ll be surprised to find out how differently cats see the world than us humans do. Keep reading to learn more about what your cat sees. Cat Vision vs. Human Vision  Special cells …

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Lists 5 Reasons You Should Adopt An Older Cat

5 Reasons You Should Adopt An Older Cat

Everyone loves kittens because they’re fluffy, cute, curious, and playful. They find everything fascinating, they climb the walls (and sometimes their humans), and generally they get into stuff they shouldn’t. Older cats aren’t as over-the-top in their attention seeking, so we humans sometimes overlook them. However, older cats bring something to the table that cute …

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Behavior Can Cats Tell When We Are Sad?

Can Cats Tell When We Are Sad?

Almost all cat owners will tell you that their furry friends know when they’re sad. When we’re sad or not feeling well, sometimes the best thing in the world is to curl up under a blanket and have your kitty snuggle in tight for some TLC. It’s almost like cats have a sixth sense because …

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