cat ears

Cat losing hair on back of ears?

If your cat is losing hair on the back of ears, the first question that you should ask yourself is…

4 weeks ago

Why do servals have big ears and short tails?

The answer is fairly straightforward. They have big ears because most of their hunting takes place in long grass detecting…

1 month ago

Why can cats hear better than humans?

By 'better' I presume that the question refers to being able to hear a wider range of frequences in which…

3 months ago

Can my cat give me ear mites?

Don't be alarmed because it is appears to be infinitesimally rare but cats can give humans ear mites causing otitis…

4 months ago

Do cat ear mites smell?

When a cat has ear mites a dark brown waxy discharge can be seen when you look in the cat's…

5 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…

8 months ago

Why can cats hear ultrasound?

Cats can hear ultrasound to enhance their ability to detect high-frequency sounds produced by rodents which communicate in the 20-50…

12 months ago

The satellite-dish ears of the serval

The two pictures on this page show us the satellite-dish ears of the serval, a lanky, medium-sized wild cat species.…

1 year ago

This Cat Clearly Loves His Ear Being Nibbled

I have presumed that she is nibbling his ear. It looks like that. I do see pleasure on his face.…

1 year ago

Are there any domestic cat breeds with ears similar to those of wild cats like the lynx or caracal?

Yes, there is one outstanding example: the Maine Coon as their ears should have lynx tips. Here are extracts from…

1 year ago