Study which shows that cats reflect their owner’s personality is flawed

The internet reports a study conducted at the universities of Lincoln and Nottingham Trent which concluded that the personalities of…

4 days ago

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…

5 days ago

Is the domestic cat a species?

Yes, the domestic cat is a species. Although I think it is a slightly tricky question because the domestic cat…

5 days ago

Feral cats prefer insects and frogs on island with many migrating birds

This is another study, this time written up on the National Geographic website, which debunks the myth about feral cats…

5 days ago

Cat visited previous home 0.75 miles away when current owners were away for weekend (video)

This was a finding by a study in which cats were fitted with video cameras to see what animals they…

5 days ago

Why do cats die of kidney failure?

Kidney failure is the inability of the kidneys to remove waste products from the blood. The waste products build up…

5 days ago

Why do cats die with their eyes open?

This is a difficult topic but questions are asked and I will try and answer them. Associated questions might be:…

5 days ago

No cats on the plane. Vancouver woman living in Wuhan decided to stay in quarantine with her cat.

Kristina Shramko, a Vancouver (Canada) resident, has lived with her boyfriend in Wuhan's Hanyang district for the past eight months.…

6 days ago

California’s wildfires that burnt domestic cats also damaged their hearts and caused blood clots

I was surprised to read a study published on 14 February 2020 on the nature.com website which concluded that domestic…

6 days ago

Heaviest domestic cat on record

It appears that no domestic cat has beaten Himmy as the heaviest domestic cat on record. Dr Desmond Morris discusses…

6 days ago