brain

Do cats have more neurons than dogs?

Do cats have more neurons than dogs? I'll assume that the question refers to the number of neurons in the…

1 month ago

4 reasons why your cat is pacing

I briefly discuss four medical reasons for a cat pacing. A fifth might be if the cat is tightly confined…

5 months ago

It’s more likely that domestic cats can detect the Earth’s magnetic field

Research into humans on sensitivity to the planet's magnetic field supports the theory that cats have this ability and use…

8 months ago

What types of things confuse cats?

What types of things confuse cats? I am referring to domestic cats. I am sure that you can think of…

9 months ago

Is it possible that house cats know that they have big relatives?

The answer to the question is, No. I could leave it there but Google's search engine won't allow it. I…

9 months ago

Cats don’t understand mirrors

The eternal question as to whether cats are self-aware is asked again in this compilation of short videos of cats…

11 months ago

A part of the domestic cat’s brain can measure time

Domestic cats have an internal clock much like humans so they can measure time. That's the distinct possibility that I…

1 year ago

Why don’t cats have addictions like us?

A colleague of mine asked, "Why don’t cats have addictions like us?". This is my attempt to answer the question.…

1 year ago

How long will my cat remember me if she doesn’t see me?

Your cat will remember you the rest of her life (subject to dementia). That's the short answer. Cats have good…

1 year ago

How do cats and dogs see television? I know that they see differently, but does that mean they can’t make out the images on TV?

A visitor asked on Quora: "How do cats and dogs see television? I know that they see differently, but does…

1 year ago