British government won’t ban the eating of cat and dog meat

It's extraordinary to me, but I've just discovered that this UK government has decided not to ban the eating of…

2 days ago

83% reduction in number of feral cats in Toronto put down to TNR

To all those sceptics and cat haters who say that TNR does not work, I would invite you to read…

2 days ago

Persian cats can’t groom themselves properly. I explain why.

A relatively high percentage of Persian cats have haircoat disorders because they are unable to groom themselves properly A recent…

2 days ago

Cats drank toilet bowl dry because pet sitter didn’t turn up

"If you use a pet sitting service during your absence, telephone them early on to check that all is well...."…

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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…

3 days ago

From how far can you hear a lion roar?

"To the human ear a lion roar is audible from five miles but lions can probably hear another lion roaring…

3 days ago

How will a mother cat react if I touch her kittens?

I believe that the answer to the question is dependent upon how well the cat knows the person who is…

3 days ago

Strangers hold moving funeral for mystery cat found in Sydney backyard

In an act of kindness which bolsters my waning faith in humankind, a resident of Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, Australia, and…

3 days ago

Atlanta orthopedic surgeon who had taken on the role of saving animals has agreed not to operate on any more homeless animals

An Atlanta orthopedic surgeon who had taken on the role of saving animals who would otherwise be euthanized has  agreed…

4 days ago

Paul Zhang, Florida’s self-anointed ‘euthanizer’ (killer) of 76 cats is fined $2,915

Paul Zhang is notorious. I wrote about him on August 3. He was going around trapping and 'euthanizing' (actually killing…

4 days ago