Category: cat age

Cat age calculator in an infographic

Infographic cat age calculator

A lot has been written about comparing cat age with human age so we can get a feel for the age of our cat companions on our terms. Back in the day there was...

31-year-old-cat Nutmeg

What percentage of cats live to 20?

What percentage of cats live to 20? This is a question asked by a sizeable proportion of internet surfers. The truth of the matter is that we don’t have an answer. We can’t look...

At what age do cats stop growing?

Cats stop growing at around 1.5-2 years of age, usually, but the answer depends on what you mean by ‚Äústop growing” and don’t be too precise. You don’t get a clear answer on the...

In Words: How do you measure a cat’s age?

There isn’t an easy-to-remember formula for working out a cat’s age because the progression of ageing is not linearly aligned to human age. You’ll see what I am trying to say if you read...

Cat Longevity

Cats live longer than dogs. The cats most likely to live the longest are well loved random-bred cats. The cats most likely to live the shortest are ill-treated purebreds. Cross-breeding results in hybrid vigor....


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