Funny cats facts

Why does my cat sleep with me?

7 May, 2020
Cats can become very loving animals, constantly seeking the company of humans to feel safe. As if you were part of their clowder, most domestic cats need to sleep in the company of humans for a variety of reasons. Why does my cat sleep with me? Today we tell you what the main reasons are. Like people, each cat has its own personality. There are some who are very independent, and others who need to have someone close by so they can sleep peacefully. Especially at night, many cats prefer to[...]
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6 cat-safe plants you can have at home

23 April, 2020
Cats are naturally attracted to plants. The scent of the flowers, the curiosity they get from the shape and movement of the leaves, makes it inevitable that they will try to interact with the plants they have within their reach. However, when you have plants and cats at home you must know that some are dangerous for them, so you should choose plants that are safe for cats and do not involve any risk. Some plants that are completely safe for humans can pose a deadly danger to cats. Others[...]
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8 Curious cat attributes

5 December, 2019
Cats are one of the most popular pets to share unforgettable family moments with. Thanks to the unique quality’s cats have, they are very easy to take care of, guaranteeing a very comfortable coexistence no matter your lifestyle. It has been shown that just like humans, cats also have their own personality. Some are more affectionate, more independent, curious or frightened in front of visitors, but all of them have a series of common characteristics that you will find fascinating. Do you[...]
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Maneki-Neko; curiosities about the Japanese lucky cat

24 October, 2019
The maneki-neko is the best-known cat in Japan. A sculpture of a waving cat, which is often used as a good luck charm both in its original white version and in other colours. This curious lucky cat can often be seen in Japan at store entrances, restaurants, different businesses, and in some temples. Its raised paw that seems to be waving is a calling gesture, inviting good luck to enter the place where it is placed. Cats in Japanese culture Cats are a beloved animal in Japanese culture. An[...]
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The primordial pouch in cats; what is it and what is it for?

19 September, 2019
Have you ever noticed that some cats have a hanging belly that swings when they walk? Some people think that this flaccidity is due to an overweight feline, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. This is the primordial pouch, and it is common in some cat breeds. The primordial pouch usually appears in adulthood, it looks like excess skin, regardless of whether the cat is or has been overweight. We will tell you about all the curiosities of it, so you can also identify it in your[...]
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Can cats drink milk?

4 July, 2019
Do you also think that milk is one of cats' favourite foods? Nothing could be further from the truth, because except for the mother's milk that kittens take directly from their mothers, the adult cats cannot completely digest this food, much less if it is milk from another animal. Therefore, can cats drink milk? Today, we will tell you the effect of milk on cats, what happens when you give your cat milk, and what kind of milk is best for your cat. Listen carefully! Milk and cats Humans[...]
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How to determine the gender of your kitten

5 June, 2019
Until they are 3 weeks old, it is very difficult to know the sex of a baby kitten. The external genitalia are not yet fully formed, and the female babies are very similar to the male kittens. It is when they are 21 days old when we begin to appreciate some differences between female and male cats. Although it is common for many people to be wrong when venturing to say the gender of a kitten when it is barely a few weeks old, with a simple visual examination you can get an idea of whether it[...]
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6 Curiosities about the Cornish Rex breed, or curly-haired cats

27 May, 2019
The Cornish Rex cat breed is one of the most curious in the world. A very slender cat, with long and stylised front legs, with a very original characteristic: he/she is the only feline with curly hair. Just like the hairless cat of the Sphynx breed, the Cornish Rex arouses a lot of curiosity among pet lovers. Today, we show you 6 of the most distinctive features of this beautiful animal, with information that will make you want to adopt one of them. You’ll see! Its origin is a[...]
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6 Curiosities about the cat’s tongue

20 May, 2019
The cat's tongue is not just an organ that participates in their feeding. As in most animals, cats also use their tongue for many other important functions in their daily life. Today, we will see 6 curiosities about the cat's tongue that will surprise you and through which you will learn more about cat´s behaviour. Take note! Barbed tongue The cat's tongue has a texture like sandpaper. This is due to the filiform papillae that cover the entire upper surface of the feline's tongue, formed[...]
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Why does my cat drink a lot of water?

7 March, 2019
Cats usually tend to drink very little water. Most of the daily hydration that we, cats, need to live is obtained from food, complementing it with the clean water that we usually find in our drinker and in any water source that we have on hand. Then, is it normal for a cat to drink a lot of water? If your cat suddenly starts drinking more water than usual, he/she may be going through a urinary disorder, very common in adult and older cats. When cats are thirstier, it is a sign that[...]
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Why does my cat hiss at me?

22 November, 2018
Cats hiss the humans when they are very upset or because they are scared. This form of communication is common when the situation escapes our control, for example if something we do not like or when we find a threat. Does your kitty hiss at you a lot? It may be that you are doing something wrong, and that your pet is warning you, or because it is not in good health. Discover what are the main causes why a cat usually hisses so that you are also alert and know how to care for a cat. Reasons[...]
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How to calculate a cat’s age in human years

12 July, 2018
We cats can live to an average of 15 to 20 years. This life expectancy can vary a great deal depending on the risks we face and the care we receive from our family. According to these calculations, when we talk about a cat’s adulthood, we refer to his second or third year of life, when the feline is sufficiently developed to be able to live a full life. When a cat is around two years old, its age in human years would be about 25. That’s a big difference, isn’t it? Here we give you[...]
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The experience at a neko café or cat café

13 June, 2018
Cat cafés have become popular throughout Japan, the country where this business model is most widespread. In Japan these cafés are called neko cafés (“neko” means “cat”) and were conceived as a café where you can have a drink surrounded by felines in a very relaxed and comfortable setting. These cafés have become popular in major Japanese cities, since having pets there is not common due to the small houses and the long work hours spent outside the home. The lifestyle we have in[...]
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Reasons why we love cats

16 February, 2018
The International Cat Day right around the corner, this coming February 20 and, since I can’t stop being a curious little animal, I wonder: Why do humans love cats so much? My answer is obvious, of course. Because cats are unique animals. Even so, I know that you like to be recognised for the good things you have and, as there is nothing wrong with giving you some affection from time to time, I am going to do you a favour and tell you what I believe are the reasons why you love[...]
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7 things your cat can’t resist

19 January, 2018
All cats love our independence and clearly mark out what we consider our 'kingdom'. Luckily for you, human, you have not needed to live with one of us to be aware of those fundamental facts. Now, since you love us so much, would you be able to name the 7 things that cats cannot resist? Listen, not to belittle you, no way, but I doubt you know everything about us. I’m feeling generous today so I’ll clue you in on some of our tastes. Listen closely:   What we cats like most[...]
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The strange habits of cats

15 January, 2018
Whoever has had the luck to live with any of us will know that we have some strange habits. Yes, in addition to being territorial, cats have many habits that define our behaviour. As a general rule, our extravagant behaviours don’t affect you at all, but it won’t hurt you to be aware of them.   We don’t like to be ignored Although cats are very independent animals, we love that you pay attention to us on demand. In fact, most of our antics are merely attempts to call your[...]
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Top kitty antics of 2017

29 December, 2017
It’s getting time to say goodbye to this year, and I can’t think of any better way to do so than by sharing the funniest cats of 2017. It’s been hard to choose just a few from among the millions of videos online showing us to be bold, somewhat clumsy and, above all, really, really funny animals. So, okay, humans, don’t miss out on one second of enjoying our kitty antics!   No, we are not afraid of cucumbers!   Despite appearances and the great laughs you’ve[...]
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Is your cat a picky eater? We’ll show you how not to spoil your cat

17 November, 2017
Do you have a cat that’s a picky eater? It’s your own fault. It will always be your own fault… never your cat’s. Do you hear what I’m saying, human? Maybe we cats have an exquisite palate and don’t eat just anything you lay before us, but it’s undoubtedly up to you to see that we eat well, in both quantity and quality. We’re not going to make it so hard on you either, so that once you’ve turned us into picky eaters, you can turn things around and get us back to eating what[...]
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Do cats really get the autumn blues?

27 October, 2017
Absolutely! Just like you humans, we cats get kind of wistful when the season changes. Changing from enjoying long, sunny days full of all kinds of things to do outdoors to watching it rain off and on, getting chilly and enjoying fewer hours of sunlight can bring on a certain degree of sadness. Not to worry, there’s a cure for everything and, with your help, we’ll be back to being your usual kitties as always. Although it is true that we are usually calm and collected animals who spend[...]
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Why cats don’t like getting wet

29 September, 2017
So, should I ask you why you don’t like doing certain things? But all right, I’ll try to satisfy your curiosity to see if you learn to respect our customs. That fact that we cats don’t find the liquid element particularly attractive has a great deal to do with our ancestors and their original habitat. Most of us descend from wild cats living in desert areas. Coming into contact with water was something not only difficult but also highly infrequent, and the few times we had access to[...]
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7 Advantages of adopting a grown cat

22 September, 2017
Yes, baby kittens are the sweetest and the cutest. Cutie pies, as they say. However, there can be many, many reasons why a human will prefer a grown cat for a pet. We grown-ups also have our charms! We grown-up cats have a harder time getting adopted. We’re just as gorgeous, but many of you prefer a baby kitten, so we get left at the shelter really pining for a chance to be part of your family. We have our little feelings too you know, so please choose a big cat. Young kittens can be[...]
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Figuring out your cat’s behaviour

28 July, 2017
Just like dogs can be given to chasing their own tails or chewing on sticks, we cats also have a number of behaviour patterns that humans may not always find comprehensible. That’s the reason precisely for this post about how to interpret cat behaviour, so that you will be able to understand why your furry friend does what it does. I’m sure you’ll find more than one of these surprising! Expert kneaders or masseuses How many times have you seen your cat kneading soft surfaces like a[...]
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