territory and home range

Why do cats leave home?

The most likely reason why a cat leaves an apparently good home is because she could not establish an area…

4 years ago

Mulder Opening Doors

He (I think he is a he) is the best door opener, door handle user, for a domestic cat that…

6 years ago

Curious about your cat’s outdoor behavior? The Cat Tracker Project may solve many mysteries

If you have an adventurous indoor-outdoor kitty who passionately enjoys his or her daily alfresco explorations, I will bet my…

6 years ago

Cat Middening

Cat middening is territorial marking behavior just like spraying urine horizontally onto objects such fence posts etc. (see above). Obviously…

6 years ago

Walter and Jozef Rule

By Walter We are the longest feline residents of our street, having lived here for over twelve years now and…

6 years ago

Cat Memory: How Good Is It?

How good is a cat's memory? This is an important question because it affects the behaviour of a cat and…

7 years ago

Personal Space of the Cat

I have noticed that cats in groups are fairly evenly┬áspaced compared to people. This is not hugely significant but interesting.…

7 years ago

Feline Neighbourhood Watch

By Ruth aka Kattaddorra This article was inspired by Barbara. She was getting ready for work one morning and shouted…

7 years ago

Cats Politics

By Ruth aka Kattaddorra Cats are very strange and wonderful creatures, they have their own code of behaviour which Barbara…

7 years ago

Silly moo up the road is feeding my greedy cat

Cat lovers know that people don't own cats. Although the law says that we do. The law is outdated; old-fashioned…

7 years ago