African wildcat

What is a “caffre cat”?

The wildcats of South Africa and Namibia are sometimes referred to as "caffre cats". They are a species of small…

1 month ago

Are African wildcats friendly?

The answer is, Yes and No. By default they are not friendly because they are held back by fear and…

3 months ago

Is it okay for cats to eat flies and spiders?

Yes, it is perfectly okay for domestic cats to eat flies, spiders and bugs of all kinds but see the…

7 months ago

TNR on African stray cats to save African wildcat

The African wildcat is suffering the same barrier to survival as the Scottish wildcat. This small wild cat species has…

8 months ago

Human’s preferred temperature is between 17°C and 23°C which suits our domestic cat companions

It probably goes without saying that both the wild ancestor of our domestic cats and our human ancestors come from…

1 year ago

If you gave someone an African wildcat as a pet, how would they know it wasn’t a regular house cat?

If you gave someone an African wildcat as a pet, how would they know it wasn't a regular house cat?…

2 years ago

African Wildcat Conservation Status 2014

The population trend for wildcats in general is downwards. That applies to the African wildcat - the wild ancestor to…

6 years ago