Cats are beautiful, mysterious, and independent animals that often have their owners continually guessing what they are trying to say. Communication with a feline is not always clearly obvious or straight forward as it is with other domestic pets. Kitties use a variety of different sounds and movements to express their wants or needs. Tabbies […]
Summer is here, which means cutting grass, fireworks, thunderstorms, and countless loud and strange noises are filling the air in and out of the house. Cats are naturally skittish and fearful around certain sounds, but for some cats, the tones can be very scary. There are different reasons why some kitties are overly afraid of […]
Purring is a magical, soothing, and common cat sound that, for years, has bewildered scientists, pet owners and feline advocates alike. How and why cats purr has been the subject of research, conversations, and studies. Many owners believe their beloved furry family members are expressing love and contentment whenever they make these soft vocalizations while the more studious groups have believed there […]
Cats can be ill tempered and mean on their worst days, but even the most annoying problems have a remedy somewhere. If your cat is clawing your furniture, your carpet, and your legs with the same ferocity, understanding the how and why behind the behavior can help you redirect your feline friend’s clawing instinct to be expressed in less destructive ways.
So why IS your cat clawing everything in sight?
Here’s the jawdropper: a cat’s claws never stop growing. Let me repe…