Cat Anatomy

Domestic cat with longest neck

Olivia, who was living at Anne Arundel County Animal Care & Control at the time the photograph was taken, has…

4 days ago

At what age does a cat lose its baby teeth?

A domestic cat loses her baby teeth in gradual stages. At 3 to 4 months of age the deciduous incisor…

1 week ago

Hairless cat has duck’s feet

The webbing between the toes of domestic cats is particularly noticeable in this hairless cat, a Sphynx with outreaching paws.

2 weeks ago

Bird attacks domestic cat. Cat makes mighty leap in retaliation.

Flying kitty from r/gifs My impression is that this bird is a magpie and she is defending her young. I'm…

2 weeks ago

Is it true that cats can’t taste sweetness?

It is ironic that about 31% of dry cat food is carbohydrates. It has to be in order to make…

2 weeks ago

How much blood is in a cat’s body?

The body of a 5 kg (12 lbs) domestic cat contains about 12 fluid ounces of blood, which is 330…

3 weeks ago

University of Guelph’s one cat meal a day study ignores the size of the stomach

The domestic cat's stomach is too small for a big, one meal a day mild fasting, feeding regime as suggested…

4 weeks ago

What causes the range of eye colors in cats?

The total amount of melanin (pigment) in the iris of the eye determines the range of eye colours in cats…

1 month ago

Can I touch my cat’s whiskers?

The question is for non-expert cat owners. Yes, you can touch your cat's whiskers as much as you like. In…

1 month ago

Domestic cats can think rationally

I have just run an informal experiment which proves to me that domestic cats can think rationally. What does thinking…

1 month ago