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Why Does My Cat Bite Me?

Why Does My Cat Bite Me?

You're enjoying some quiet time with your furry feline and she seems to be loving all the attention. She head butts you, you scratch her, she purrs, and then out of the blue...she bites you. What just happened? Why did sweet kitty suddenly go rogue on you? The first thing you should know is that cat bites happen ...

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Cat Whiskers 101: How Much Do You Know About Your Cat’s Whiskers?

Cat Whiskers 101: How Much Do You Know About Your Cat’s Whiskers?

Your cat is a creature of mystery, mystery that permeates everything she does and every adorable feature of her precious little face. Everyone knows that one of most recognizable parts of a fabulous feline is her whiskers! No one disputes the beauty of these bristly appendages, but what are they for? Why do they ...

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Cat Facts #16. Cat Retrieval Armies Actually Existed

Cat Facts #16. Cat Retrieval Armies Actually Existed

The export of cats was forbidden?in ancient Egypt, partly because these cats were so useful to this agricultural society and partly due to the respect accorded?to the cat in Egyptian society. As semi-divine beings, cats could not be the property of anyone other than the pharaoh and exporting these sacred felines ...

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Cat Facts #14. How Cats Find Mates, the Easy Way

Cat Facts #14. How Cats Find Mates, the Easy Way

Human dating can be so complicated. There's the filling out of online profiles, making eyes at strangers, or?even seducing the friends of friends. And that's all just to meet someone. Then you go through rounds of questions and answers in a conversational attempt to see if you mesh. The whole courtship process ...

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Why Do Cats Sleep So Much?

Why Do Cats Sleep So Much?

They don't have a nine to five job, but cats sleep roughly twice as much as we do. As a matter of fact they only spend one third of their life awake. Which begs the question, why do cats sleep so much? The simplest answer is, they sleep because they can! But it's not quite as simple as that - there are mistaken ...

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Cat Facts #13. Say Hello with a Nose Rub

Cat Facts #13. Say Hello with a Nose Rub

Cats meow mostly at their humans. So how do they communicate with their feline counterparts? Through a friendly nose rub, of course. Just as we'd shake hands upon meeting another person, cats greet one another by rubbing their noses together. Whether these cats are meeting for the first time or longtime ...

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6 Common Plants that are Poisonous to Cats

6 Common Plants that are Poisonous to Cats

All cat lovers know that what we consider as a decorative houseplant can easily double-duty as a quick snack for your feline friend. But?allowing your kitty to just munch on whatever plant he or she sees in and around your home can lead to poisoning since some of these common plants have toxins that are very ...

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What Human Foods Can Cats Eat? 5 Human Food for Cats

What Human Foods Can Cats Eat? 5 Human Food for Cats

Now while there's nothing wrong with handing your beloved feline a treat or two, simply giving him or her a bite of whatever you're munching on can be rather risky for your pet ? even to the point of being deadly. There's no need to worry just yet though if you're still quite unsure which human foods your cat ...

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Dangerous Foods for Cats: 7 Harmful Foods Your Cat Should Never Eat

Dangerous Foods for Cats: 7 Harmful Foods Your Cat Should Never Eat

When it comes to food, the stuff that you consider healthy and delicious may not turn out the same for your pet cat. And not having a clue which ones to avoid serving up for your feline can lead to very undesired results. Here?s a quick guide you can look over the next time your kitty asks for a treat. Make ...