cat age

The idea that a dog or cat year is equivalent to seven human ones is flawed

You might know this. The classic way of working out the human equivalent age of cats and dogs used to…

3 months ago

Why isn’t my cat a lap cat?

Why isn't my cat a lap cat? Three topics come to mind in response to the question in the title.…

12 months ago

Domestic cat life stages

We are told that veterinarians divide a domestic cat's lifespan into six life stages. They do this to be able…

2 years ago

What percentage of cats live to 20?

What percentage of cats live to 20? This is a question asked by a sizeable proportion of internet surfers. The…

2 years ago

28-year-old cat looks much younger than her age. What’s the secret?

Lady is 28-years-of-age, getting on for a record. This is around 10 years older than a good average age for…

2 years ago

Anti-aging Purple Rice for Cats

By Ruth Young I have been trying a new supplement that can actually be given to pets. Since being harmed…

4 years ago

These Cats Are 13 Years Apart In Age And You Can Tell

The difference in reaction to the cat tease is very noticeable to put it mildly. The video maker says "Active…

5 years ago

At what age do cats stop growing?

Cats stop growing at around 1.5-2 years of age, usually, but the answer depends on what you mean by “stop…

5 years ago

Do cat shelters deliberately underestimate cats’ ages?

I wonder whether shelter staff deliberately underestimate the ages of the cats in their care to assist rehoming. On Facebook,…

5 years ago

In Words: How do you measure a cat’s age?

There isn't an easy-to-remember formula for working out a cat's age because the progression of ageing is not linearly aligned…

6 years ago