Rubble, the World’s Oldest Cat Dies at 31

Credit: SWNS South West News Service   Rest in piece Rubble who was a Maine Coon Cat owned by Michele Heritage who lives in Devon, UK. After Rubbles’ 31st birthday last May, he became the oldest living cat in the world at 150 equivalent human years. Heritage got him as a kitten just before her […]

Does Your Cat Have Dandruff?

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As every cat loving owner knows, cats are meticulous about their grooming. However, sometimes cats develop dandruff due to an inability to groom themselves properly or from a variety of reasons such as, overweight, low humidity, sitting on heat radiators, soap residues, vitamin deficiency, hormones, allergies, fleas, ticks, mites, bacterial or fungal infections, malnutrition, or […]

How Do You Know If Your Cat Has Arthritis?

Cats are masters at hiding pain. Unfortunately, this can lead to many problems when diagnoses are not made in a timely manner. Just like humans, cats can suffer from arthritis.  However, it is up to cat owners to note and understand any changes, no matter how slight, in their cats’ behavior. You need to be […]

10 Ways to Find a Lost Cat

When discussing whether or not to keep a cat exclusively indoors versus letting a cat roam freely, people usually find themselves firmly divided on the issue. Those that keep their cats indoors believe that is the best way to protect their cats, especially if surrounded by a hostile environment. However, those that believe in letting […]

Why You Should Have a Cat During COVID-19

Reasons you should have a cat during lock down

In these times of quarantines and social distancing, it might be hard to be alone. One way to alleviate these feelings of loneliness is to take advantage of the companionship of a cat. Research shows that emotional hardship, anxiety and depression can be reduced if you own a pet. Pet owners are emotionally better off […]

The Cat Lover’s Bucket List – 16 Places Every Cat Lover Should Visit

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If you like to travel and you’re a cat lover, be sure to visit these great tourist destinations. People love cats all over the world, and you won’t have any problem finding catcentric places to visit on almost every continent. Check out our Cat Lover’s Bucket List that follows:   BELGIUM Ypres Cat Festival The […]

Why Does Your Cat Wiggle Its Butt?

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Every cat owner has undoubtedly seen their cat hunch down and wiggle their butts before pouncing. Even though there has been no “formal” research on this cat behaviour, the cat twerk is an integral part of your cat’s hunting stance. It is thought that cats do this in order to press their hind limbs into […]

Can your Cat Get Coronavirus?

The pandemic Coronavirus or COVID-19 has the world in a grip of chaotic fear. With worries of getting the virus yourself, cat lovers are undoubtedly concerned about their pets too. Let’s look at the number one questions. Can my cat give me COVID-19? There is no evidence to date that supports this according to the […]

Why Do Cats Scratch?

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If you have a cat, most likely it will scratch. Scratching is a natural cat behavior, so if you want a cat, you’ll have to accept it.  Cats in the wild will scratch trees in order to mark their territory and to sharpen their claws. Likewise, in the house, cats will scratch to mark territory […]

Get a Cat, Get Lucky!

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Not all beliefs about cats are bad. Folklore also presents us with a lot of good stories of cats. Many may be familiar with all the scary superstitions about cats such as the unfounded fear of black cats; however, the beliefs that cats are actually lucky charms need to be mentioned.  If you don’t have […]