Why Do Cats Have Arm Whiskers?

Why Do Cats Have Arm Whiskers?

Cats have whiskers about one inch up each leg from the bend of the paw. Why do they have them and what purpose do they serve? Let’s explore arm whiskers!

Do Cats Know What “No” Means?

Do Cats Know What “No” Means?

Dogs clearly understand verbal commands. Your cat can also understand you when you tell them “no” or issue any other verbal command, but not in the way you’d think.

Cat Flehman Response

Your Cat’s Sixth Sense

Cats share the same 5 senses as humans, but they also have a curious sixth sense. Do you know what it is? Let’s explore the “Flehman Response”!

Spinal Strokes (FCE) in Cats

Spinal Strokes (FCE) in Cats

Fibrocartilaginous Embolism (FCE) also known as a “spinal stroke” is rare but it is something that can happen to cats. Learn what it is, why it happens and how to treat it.

Cat in Box

Why Cats Love Boxes

Cats love confined spaces, and cardboard boxes are perfect for this. It doesn’t matter what size it is, cats just can’t get enough of their cardboard homes, but why?

Petting Cat

What is a Purr?

Why cats purr is not exact science, but many believe it to be a form similar to that of a human’s smile. This could be because they are happy, scared, or something else entirely..

Cat vs Dog

Cat Lovers vs Dog Lovers

Did you know people often have different traits depending on which pet they prefer? Let’s take a look at how cat lovers differ from dog lovers!

Cat walking

Cat Trails Are Unique

When domestic or wild cats leave their paw markings behind in the snow, sand or dirt, something is different from other mammals. What is it?

Cat scent glands

Scent Glands on Cats

Cats have 9 main scent gland locations throughout their bodies that are responsible for leaving their own unique scent behind. Let’s take a look at each scent gland!

Holding kitten

Cats Reduce Stress

Cats have the ability to release “feel good” chemicals in the brain which can not only cut down on stress levels but even ward off depression and anxiety!