Questions About Cats

where should cats sleep?
Questions About Cats

Is It Good to Let Your Cat Sleep on Your Bed?

Around a third of all cat owners let their pet sleep on the bed. While some owners appreciate the companionship of a cat on their pillow, others believe it is unhygienic to allow cats in the bedroom. If your cat is fidgety, you may struggle to get a good night’s sleep. Added to which, there is a small chance that you could get an illness/disease from your cat. Nevertheless, if your cat sleeps soundly, and […]

Can Cats Have Night Terrors?
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Do Cats Have Night Terrors?

Owners feel uneasy watching their cats go from sleeping peacefully to uncontrollable shaking, clawing, twitching their whiskers, biting and even fighting an invisible enemy in their sleep. You may even feel the urge to wake your cat and lessen her discomfort of what appears to be night terrors. Cats do dream during their sleep, and sometimes they can be unpleasant. For example, a cat may re-experience a negative event that happened during the day. However, […]

why does my cat stare into my eyes?
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Why Does My Cat Stare At Me Without Blinking?

Learning your cat’s body language is one of the best ways to understand what it’s trying to tell you. While cats do communicate vocally, they mostly use their face, body, and tail to express themselves to other cats and people. Staring often means that it’s watching what you’re up to or are stalking. Sometimes cats detect behavioral changes in human companions, other times they’re just learning from their actions. Some cats stare when they want […]

Can Cats Swim?
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Can Cats Swim?

Most cats are averse to getting wet. You may find that your outdoor pet rushes for shelter if it rains. This leads many people to believe that cats do not know how to swim. Survival instinct necessitates that cats know how to swim, should they need to. If a cat finds itself in a body of water unexpectedly, it will intuitively swim to safety. Many cats do not swim for recreation though, so they may […]

Why do cats visit other homes?
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Why Do Cats Visit Other Homes?

Cats that are permitted to roam outdoors will have an incorrigible wanderlust. That’s fine if they stay safe on the roads. Wandering into the houses of neighbors, however, could cause problems. Felines don’t see houses as belonging to humans. They just sense warmth on a cold day, or smell something delicious cooking on the stove. They could be chasing prey or are being provided with food and treats by the person living in that property. […]

how far can a cat fall without breaking a leg?
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How Far Can Cats Fall without Getting Hurt?

Cats love to perch at heights that make humans uncomfortable. Cat owners often find themselves wondering how a cat got so high in the first place. Cats need to get down from their positions of elevation safely. The average feline will comfortably be able to jump around eight feet. Your pet may leap from the top of a closet to the ground. However, older and overweight cats will be at more risk. They are likely […]