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Eleven signs a cat is happy

Eleven Signs of a Happy Cat

Ten signs a cat is happy at a glance Eating Purring Head butting Positive body language Talking and chirping Playful behaviour Kneading Slow blink ...
Keeping cats away

How To Keep Cats Away From Your Property

Not everybody wants to have a cat visit their garden or home. Feline visitors can fight with or disrupt cats who live on the...
Cats grooming each other

Allogrooming in Cats – Why Do Cats Lick Each Other?

Mutual grooming (allogrooming) is a common behaviour among many species of animal in which one animal grooms the other. Allogrooming starts immediately after birth...
Can cats smile?

Can Cats Smile And What Are The Signs A Cat Is Happy?

Most of us remember the grinning Cheshire cat in Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland, but while some cats look like they are smiling, they...
Socialising a kitten

Socialisation Window For Kittens

The early weeks of the kitten's life are essential for them to learn about their environment, become socialised with people and learn species-specific behaviour....
Cat pupils

Why Do Cats Have Elongated (Elliptical) Pupils?

The pupils are the black hole in the centre of the eye, which dilate (widen) and constrict (narrow) to control the amount of light...
Ginger Maine Coon

All About Ginger Cats – Breeds, Personality & More

Also known as orange, red and marmalade, the ginger coat colour is sex-linked, which means it occurs on the X chromosome and is symbolised...
How high can cats jump?

How High and How Far Can Cats Jump?

At a glance How high can a cat jump? Cats can jump approximately 5-6 times their height, so approximately 50 to 60 inches or...
Cat lifespan, how long do cats live?

Cat Lifespan – How Long Do Cats Live?

The average lifespan of a cat can range from 11 - 15 years.  Many factors determine just how long a cat will live. One...
Cats and laser pointers

Cats and Laser Pointers: The Pros and Cons

Laser pointers are a popular addition to the feline home; the laser mimics an insect or animal on the move, which stimulates the cat's...