Cat Body Language

Why do cats do the crab walk?

Cats do the crab walk to ensure that the side of their body always faces the hostile stranger opposite who…

2 months ago

Classic example of human body language signal and loving feline response

I am sure that you have your signals which you deliver to your cat which are designed to elicit a…

5 months ago

‘Cat Whisperers’ don’t just read cats’ facial expressions but body language too (plus a quiz)

There is a study out and the media have latched onto it. In doing so they have distorted it. The…

8 months ago

Domestic cat ‘lean’ which tells you that she likes the way you stroke and touch her

My cat does this all the time. Does yours? When I am about to pet him by stroking the side…

8 months ago

Do Scottish Fold cats have ear problems?

There are a few possibilities for ear problems with this baby faced cat breed. Two which have been dismissed by…

9 months ago

Cat Shaking Back Legs When Walking

A decent number of people are asking why their cat is shaking his/her back legs when walking. I'd like to…

1 year ago

Two Canada lynx cats mock ‘head butt’ aggressively over territorial rights

In this interesting video, two Canada lynx cats are in a close encounter standoff over territory - a home range.…

1 year ago

Cat love bites – what do they mean and why do they happen?

I think that "love bites" is a slightly misleading description of what is happening. There's not a lot of love…

1 year ago

Defensive cat body language. A good example on video.

This is a good example of what I would describe as defensive cat body language. Of course, it normally takes…

2 years ago

Adult domestic cat belly-up posture is a cat hug

The cat in the picture is my companion, Gabriel. He is belly up but he would have done it whether…

2 years ago