Suckling can be a sign of stress, compulsive behavior, or even just happiness or contentment -- it's a hard behavior to nail down.
The cats had simply been overstimulated in the shelter. They're living in an environment with the ever-changing sounds and smells of 130 other cats, so it's easy to see how a cat bite could happen.
A popular misconception is that cats age seven years (in human years) for each calendar year. In fact, feline aging is much more rapid during the first two years of life. A cat reaches the approximate human age of 15 during its first year, then 24 at age 2. Each year thereafter, it ages approximately …
People sometimes call the average domestic cat a Tabby, but tabby is not a cat breed -- it is actually the pattern of kitty's coat. And it happens to be the most common of all the feline coat patterns. There are five types of tabby coat patterns, each possessing its own unique markings.
The world is a better place with cats in it — not to mention a funnier place. The quirky things our cats do is part of the joy of having them in our lives. Here are 10 crazy cat behaviors that are probably very familiar to you. 1 They walk in circles before they lie down …
He was shot twice, receiving a total of four wounds, but after surgery and help from a shelter he's recovering and looking for his next home.
Kittens need to explore their environment and test things; here's how to make sure they do it safely.
Humans aren't the only mammals who are determined to spend their scratch on rare vinyl.
Some look like furniture, some are little caves -- and don't forget the army tank and the ice cream truck.
My cats are cuddly, but they allow me to touch the belly, nose, and mouth only while they're out cold.