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…

1 year 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…

1 year 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…

2 years 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.…

6 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