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Huge leap by tiny kitten

Huge leap by tiny kitten

Relative to this kitten’s size (very young – several weeks old), this little fella makes an almighty leap from a sofa. If you magnified it up to an adult cat it would be a leap of impressive distance. And it took a lot of confidence.

Why do cats move their heads from side to side?

You might have noticed that when a domestic cat is (a) jumping precisely onto a platform of some description or ...
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Operant conditioning explains why this domestic cat always jumps over the same spot

This sweet black cat, aptly named Leapfrog, elegantly and athletically leaps over the same area of hard floor at a ...
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Cat should not be blamed or mocked for jumping failure

This white domestic cat should not be blamed or mocked for her abject failure to make a successful jump. Her ...
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Cat jumps from top of wall mounted cabinet to distant table with bed in mouth

This cat decided to relocate to a lower level and took his bed with him. It was a very ambitious ...
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How can a cat (approx. 5Kg) jump on my lap so gently that I don’t notice her arrival?

The answer is simple. Domestic cats are supremely skilled at judging the distance to jump. They exercise precisely the amount ...
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Adopted cat returned to shelter after three months because she “jumped on things”

This is the story of Avalon, and thankfully it has a happy ending. Avalon was adopted over the weekend. A ...
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Deaf Turkish Angora Annoys Owner Because He Jumps on Kitchen Counter

This lady wants to modify her cat's behaviour. He is a 7-month-old Turkish Angora (TA). She didn't realise it until ...
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How do I stop my cat from jumping on the table?

A question some cat owners ask is "How do I stop my cat from jumping on the table?" One answer ...
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Michael Broad

Hi, I'm a 71-year-old retired solicitor (attorney in the US). Before qualifying I worked in many jobs including professional photography. I have a girlfriend, Michelle. I love nature, cats and all animals. I am concerned about their welfare.

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