Do you have a mighty hunter in your home too? Big cats are notorious for their hunting strategies in comparison to other mammalian predators. And your little Simba uses the same chasing and killing techniques as do his wild ancestors. Read up!
Meet the only cat who has ever been described to resemble an owl. Yep! The enchanting Scottish Fold is a carrier of a distinctive feature of forward-folded ears and a reputation of remarkably loving companions. Scot folds come in all coat colors, patterns and lengths. Interestingly, they are notorious for sleeping on their backs with all fours up in the air! Read on for a small dose of these mesmerizing bundles of love.
Purebred cats are more often than not at a higher risk from certain hereditary diseases than mixed breeds. This is why many people today want to know the breed composition of their felines in order to get a glimpse of what their pets may be at high risks from. Today, we will take a moment to briefly address some of these genetic conditions identified in cats and discuss which breeds are noted to be at the highest risks from them.
Cats are pretty self-sufficient. You can leave them food and water, and they’ll be good for a few days. And, unlike dogs, they can relieve themselves indoors in a litter box. Further, most don’t require much exercise and attention. However, cats are very loving creatures and do appreciate some companionship. This is why hiring a cat sitter is a good idea if you plan to leave town for more than a couple days. Sitters can also give medication if need be, clean out the litter box, refill food and water, and give you updates (and peace of mind) while you’re away. Here are some cat sitting tips from a house sitter’s perspective to help cat parents prepare for a puuurrrfect visit.