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How do cats without tails balance?

A cat's tail serves two main functions (1) to assist in balance particularly at times when balance is critical such…

5 months ago

Cat-to-human friendly nose touch greeting

This is a cat-to-human friendly nose touch greeting. Cats who are friendly with each do it a lot combined with…

2 years ago

Why do humans and dogs smile but cats don’t?

Why do humans and dogs smile but cats don't? Firstly, I am not sure that dogs do smile but I'll…

2 years ago

Lots of Asian cats have bent and short tails. Why?

Rudolph Furtado, POC's Asian reporter in Mumbai, India, has recently returned from Indonesia where he noticed a large number of…

6 years ago

“Tail Talk”: The Fascinating Language of Cats

The other day I was perusing a message boards in one of the cat communities to which I belong. I…

6 years ago

Cat Tail Up Position: Meaning and Origin

The cat tail up position in relation to a cat meeting another cat is a communication signal - a piece…

7 years ago

The Social Function of Tail Up in Domestic Cats

Introduction This article on the social function of tail up in domestic cats is based a scientific research paper of…

8 years ago