How to Read Cat Behaviour

As anyone who has been around a feline or two knows, cat behaviour is often confusing – sometimes even contradictory. A purring cat usually means a happy cat, but cats can also sometimes purr when they are scared or in need of self-soothing. Head scratches and even...

Types of Cats (And How Cats Have Evolved)

With so many different types of cats, not including specially bred species, it is always amazing to see what a variety of colours and coats these animals have. Cats have a long history of fascinating humans. In fact, recent research suggests that cats may have lived...

Why We Love Cats on Catnip

There are few things more entertaining than cats on catnip. Although some cats do not respond to this herb, which is in the mint family, many respond in a way that is hilarious and adorable. This plant is packed full of a chemical compound called nepetalactone that is...

Everything You Need to Know About Cat Grooming

As every cat parent knows, cat grooming is a very serious business indeed. Cats spend a great deal of time licking and grooming themselves and other cats. Although in most cases, it simply means that cats really, really like to be clean, excessive grooming can also be...