eating

Why do domestic cats sometimes use their paws to eat and drink?

If and when domestic cats use their paws to eat food or to drink water they do so in a…

4 weeks ago

Domestic cat paws around her food bowl. The insight it provides.

A lot has been written about why domestic cats paw around their food bowl. I expect that, by now, people…

2 months ago

Are house cats scavengers?

Are house cats scavengers? The answer is yes but domestic cats scavenge in a particular way by making informed choices…

10 months ago

My cat tries to cover her food after she eats. Why does she do this?

The first point to make is that not all domestic cats do this and those that do it don't do…

11 months ago

Why do cats eat food from the center of their bowl and leave the food at the edges?

Why do cats eat food from the center of their bowl and leave the food at the edges? Cats don't…

2 years ago

Can cats get eating disorders?

I'm discussing domestic cats and whether they can get eating disorders, a definition of which is "...a range of psychological…

2 years ago

Managing the domestic cat’s feeding process to improve their quality of life

This is a summary of the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) advice on how to feed domestic cats. The…

2 years ago

Cute cat uses paw to taste test unfamiliar food

This adorable Scottish Fold uses a lot of common sense in taste testing unfamiliar food on a spoon by (a)…

3 years ago

Feeding cats can be challenging: The ramblings of a frustrated kitty guardian

When I am owned by a cat that regularly eats with gusto, I thank the gods for rewarding me with…

4 years ago

Sod cat body language. Gimme the ice cream now!

This cat doesn't believe in subtle body language signals. He just grabs that hand that feeds him and he happens…

5 years ago