human to cat relationship

We can learn about flexible sleeping patterns from our domestic cat companions

Humans are very strongly habituated to sleeping in one continuous session during the night. The domestic cat tends to sleep…

5 days ago

How long can I leave my cat home alone?

We have to rely on personal experience and the experience of others to decide how long we can leave cats…

6 days 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…

1 week ago

Do cats know what kisses are?

Domestic cats don't understand the full range of meanings of human kisses as humans do. For humans the kiss has…

1 week ago

Viral news: Cat banned from Tesco Express in Norwich has pet-lovers calling for a boycott of the business

There have been so many cases recently where businesses are going out of their way to ban cats who come…

2 weeks ago

Heartwarming video of a 19-year-old cat being reunited with his owner 7 years after he went missing

This is the happy ending story of a 19-year-old cat who was recently reunited with his owner seven years after…

2 weeks ago

Reasons why some cat owners have overweight cats

Although this is a complicated subject and there are many reasons why some cat owners allow their cats to become…

2 weeks ago

How can I interact with my cat?

There are two points to make about interacting with your cat, (1) who should initiate it and (2) what types…

3 weeks ago

Cat scratches are very rarely a serious health problem but you have to be vigilant

Cat scratches can exceptionally rarely cause a serious illness by allowing Group A streptococci bacteria on the skin to enter…

1 month ago

Cat owners are more attached to their cat when they live with another person than when living alone

Research into loneliness and cat and dog ownership among single women in 1994 made an interesting finding. I'll quote from…

1 month ago