How many cats is too many?

A large number of cat owners have more than one cat. There are varying reasons for this, and the reasons will often dictate the dynamic. But how many cats is too many? …How many cats is too many? » »

Learn your cat’s likes and dislikes before you try to train him

A common remark from owners who are trying to train their cat is that it is like banging their head against a brick wall. “I try to do what I’m supposed to, but in all honesty it’s like the cat is training me to do what it wants,” they will say. …Learn your cat’s likes and dislikes before you try to train him » »

Are cat guts used to make stuff?

The catgut formerly used as strings in tennis rackets and musical instruments does not come from cats. Catgut actually comes from sheep, hogs, and horses.

How intelligent is your cat?

Analyses of cat brains have shown they are divided into many areas with specialized tasks that are extremely interconnected and share sensory information in a kind of hub-and-spoke network, with a large number of specialized hubs and many alternate paths between them. …How intelligent is your cat? » »

Do you know the best time to train your cat?

When you want your cat to behave in a sane, reasonable manner it is only right to teach it good behavior, and to give it the kind of conditions that allow it to feel loved and give love in return – this way, it is a lot less likely to react to things in a hostile manner.

However, you do have to pick your moment with a cat, because trying to get the best response depends inherently on having the best conditions in which to train. …Do you know the best time to train your cat? » »

When Cats Go Crazy

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Every cat owner has the same problem. When our cats behave as normal, they are a joy to own. They are cute, they are often very loving, and they do some highly amusing things when they are relaxed and think that no-one is looking.

Then, all of a sudden, they take leave of their senses and start running around the house or apartment at high speeds and making noises that sound like something out of a horror movie. We, as owners, sit in stunned silence and wonder what the heck is going on. …When Cats Go Crazy » »