Behavioral Problems

Why Does My Cat Yawn When He Sees Me?
Behavioral Problems

Why Does My Cat Yawn When It Sees Me?

It seems strange that your cat would yawn when he sees you, but it often happens when you walk over to your pet. You’d think that your feline would be pleased to see you after being gone for hours, but he appears to be indifferent or disinterested in your presence for some reason. Why Does My Cat Yawn At Me? Expressing relaxation and contentment Trying to stay awake (release of oxygen) Notifying you that they’re […]

cat sleeping on back stretched out
Behavioral Problems

Why Do Cats Sleep on Their Backs?

Cats spend the vast majority of their day asleep or relaxing in the warmth. The position that a cat adopts for a nap says a lot about how she’s feeling and whether she’s comfortable. Whether your feline is curled into a ball or sleeping on her back, there’s always a reason. Your cat is placing her trust in you and expecting you to respect this unwritten agreement. If you touch your cat’s belly, or frighten […]

why do stray cats rub against your legs?
Behavioral Problems

Why Do Cats Rub Against You When You Feed Them?

Feeding time is the highlight of the day for many cats. As aloof and independent as house cats may be at times, felines still cannot operate a can opener. This means that cats always appear at dinnertime, and often rub themselves against the person who gives them food. We will look more closely at feline rubbing behavior at mealtimes. There are numerous reasons why cats engage in this habit, and some of them may well […]

bunting in cats
Behavioral Problems

Why Does My Cat Headbutt Me in the Morning?

Have you ever been woken from a deep sleep due to your cat headbutting you in the morning? You’re not alone. Bunting in cats is a surprisingly common behavior that can leave you confused. This headbutting behavior in cats is a compliment. Cats will not bunt with someone that they are indifferent to or do not know well. However, bunting can be confused with other, more worrying behaviors. This complete guide aims to remove any […]

can cats have learning disabilities?
Behavioral Problems

Can Cats Have Special Needs?

Caring for a pet is a fun and rewarding experience. You’ll be repaid for your efforts with years of loyalty and companionship. This doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s easy, though. A cat with special needs will require additional care and attention. Shelters find it difficult to find families for special needs cats which is heartbreaking. A cat with physical and learning difficulties is just as loving and worthy of a home as any other cat.

is purring a sign of happiness?
Behavioral Problems

Why Do Cats Purr When You Stroke Them?

A purring cat is considered to be a contented cat. If your cat starts to vocalize while being petted, many experts believe that she’s expressing her gratitude for the attention. Like many feline behaviors, purring is often misunderstood by pet owners. If your pet purrs and squirms when she’s being held, there could be a health problem that needs medical attention from a veterinarian. We must seek to understand better why cats purr, and the […]