Pica

Are Siamese cats more aggressive than other cats?

A small-scale study conducted in Norway came to the conclusion that one in ten Siamese cats were regularly aggressive towards…

11 months ago

What does pica eating disorder stand for?

What does pica eating disorder stand for? Answer, it does not stand for anything in this context. It is a…

12 months ago

Lanolin and early weaning is why cats suck wool

"Wool-sucking is the act of feeding at a ghost-nipple....[and] lanolin acts as a powerful unconscious reminder of the mother's belly..."…

1 year ago

Why does my cat eat soil?

Why does my cat eat soil? Dr Fogle DVM tells us in Complete Cat Care that, 'Some anaemic cats lick…

1 year ago

Can cats get eating disorders?

I'm discussing domestic cats and whether they can get eating disorders, a definition of which is "...a range of psychological…

2 years ago

Are Kruger Lions Suffering from Pica?

This may be a sign that a lion or lions in Kruger NP are suffering from pica. Either an individual…

2 years ago

Kittens Sometimes Suck Their Thumbs

I had no idea that kittens sometimes suck their thumbs. It is probably unusual but this video is good evidence…

2 years ago

Feline Constipation: A Potentially Serious Medical Condition

Feline constipation is a fairly common condition that many cat owners may encounter over the course of their kitty’s lifetime.…

5 years ago

Pica In Cats

by Michael (London, UK) Cats like to eat grass - Photo by Irregular Shed (Flickr) Pica in cats means eating…

8 years ago