Tagged: metabolism

Do cats feel the cold?

Do cats shiver when cold?

Yes, domestic and feral cats may shiver when cold and particularly when hypothermic (see below). However, I have never seen it and I think that it is quite rare. Perhaps this is because cats...


Why is taurine important for cats?

Taurine is important for cats because it is necessary for many aspects of metabolism and it plays important roles in: bile acid conjugation; the function of the retina; the function of the myocardium. Note:...

Note: sources for news articles are carefully selected but the news is often not independently verified.