Cat Anatomy

What are lynx ear tufts?

What are lynx ear tufts? Answer: they are tufts of hair (a bunch of hairs growing together) emerging out of…

1 week ago

Do tabby cats have striped skin?

Do tabby cats have striped skin? The answer is no but it is an interesting question and it is quite…

2 weeks ago

Mom cat purrs as her belly ripples with her unborn kittens

No lengthy words of description needed. The video shows a tortie-and-white pregnant, mom cat lying down purring like mad while…

3 weeks ago

Cat Blink: When and Why

Do cats blink? It is said that cats do not blink to spread tear fluid over their eyes as humans…

1 month ago

Why can cats hear ultrasound?

Cats can hear ultrasound to enhance their ability to detect high-frequency sounds produced by rodents which communicate in the 20-50…

1 month ago

Cat in ‘Cats the Movie’ the size of a butter knife is NOT a blunder

There's a lot of chatter about the new 'Cats' movie (based on the theatrical show) and plenty of criticism. One…

1 month ago

How many whiskers does a cat have?

How many whiskers does a cat have? On average, domestic cats have 24 whiskers, 12 on each side of the…

1 month ago

Why do cats dislike their paws being touched?

Cats have a refined sense of touch. Their paw pads are extremely sensitive. They are packed with receptors which provide…

1 month ago

Why do cats taste the air?

Why do cats taste the air? This is a question asked on the Internet and it is slightly misleading because…

1 month ago

Cat stares at fridge, what his owner found shocked him

Kleve, Germany near the Dutch border: The local firefighting service reported on Facebook that a man's cat discovered an orange…

2 months ago