Pictures of Cats – PoC

Eco-Friendly Cat Ownership

Eco-Friendly Cat Ownership

April 22 is Earth Day. It is useful to think from time to time about how we can help protect the environment and reduce our cat’s carbon footprint. There is no doubt in my mind that people are waking up … please continue reading

Some Cat Comedy (video)

Cat comedy

Dry Bar Comedy. I don’t know this American comedian but he’s good. This is the first time I have seen some stand-up comedy featuring domestic cats. I enjoyed it. It’s a bit like a verbal version of Simon’s Cat! There … please continue reading

Pronouncing Acinonyx Jubatus

Cheetah cubs in den

Click on the audio player to hear me pronouncing Acinonyx jubatus. By convention it is written in italics with the first word capitalized and the second word not capitalized. This is the scientific name in Latin of the cheetah. The … please continue reading

Do cats have more teeth than dogs?

Do cats have more teeth than dogs?

Do cats have more teeth than dogs? No, is the answer. It’s the opposite. Because cats have a shortened face they also have shortened jaws with less space for teeth. Cats have fewer teeth than other carnivores in fact; normally 28 or 30 compared with 42 for dogs and bears. please continue reading