Even though we know the personality of most cats can be demanding, aloof and more than a bit “me-centric,” we still want to feel, at least on some level, that our beloved kitty actually does view us as more than a feeding-machine. However, winning the affections of a feline is not always the easiest task on the planet. In fact, with some cats, you are going to work for it!
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Yes, cats can drink lactose-free milk but make sure that it is specially formulated for cats, for example Whiskas Cat Milk and Cat Sip Milk. In any case, it should only be given to the cat in moderation. Most cats are lactose intolerant because they cannot digest and tolerate the sugar in milk which is
When kittens are born, they are helpless and dependent on their mother. A mother cat’s milk provides them all the nutrition they need for the first months of their lives. However, there are situations when the milk of a mother cat is not available. Some mother cats grow ill and cannot nurse their young. Some
The best cat food for older cats with bad teeth is a food that consist of small and tender pieces that are easy to chew and digest while giving the cat the right proteins along with a balanced amount of important nutrients. Cats are considered elderly when they reach 11 years old and will usually
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Cats may be pushing things to get your attention, to express her prey drive, or because she is hungry. She may also be practicing paw maneuvers, she may be bored, or she may be just doing it for sheer fun. Why do cats push things? Cats are sometimes queer and they tend to exhibit behavior
A cat sideways hop can mean that your cat is in a playful mode although some may also consider it a form of intimidation. This particular cat movement and posture is usually observed among kittens although adult cats also manifest it. What is a sideways hop? The sideways hop is a favorite movement among young
Siamese cats are so vocal because they are more social than other cat breeds which causes them also to communicate more vocally. They like to seek attention and tend to be more interactive and communicative with their owners compared to to other breeds. Why are Siamese cats so vocal? Siamese cats are known for their
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You will know if your cat is a Manx by analyzing its physical features and behavior. A Manx cat is usually tailless while some only have stumpy tails. It also has a cradle-shaped head if viewed from the rear side. Manx cats have a playful and affectionate character and they have a distinctive trilling sound
Whiskers are very useful for cats and help them in sensing their environment. Whiskers grow in patterns not just on a cat’s muzzle but also in other parts of their body – above their eyes, ears, jaw and forelegs. The whiskers on their forelegs, called carpal whiskers, help them determine the movement of their prey.
No, long car rides are not bad for cats so long as you train your cat to get used to car rides before embarking on a long one. You should also make sure that the cat has a comfortable carrier and to withhold food intake for at least four hours before travel time. Most importantly,