“Meow” There are few among us that don’t know which animal makes that sound. Of course, it’s a cat, but we don’t always know what he’s trying to say, especially when he won’t stop. Cats use other vocalizations — such as yowling, hissing, and growling — to communicate with each other. Meowing is reserved for their communications with people.Read more
Have you ever just been sitting there watching Animal Facts on YouTube and your cat comes up and starts licking you and you don’t know why? Well, he’s doing more than just kindly letting you know to hit the subscribe button. Let’s find out why your kitty gives you these unexpected kisses.Read more
We’ve all had this happen. You’re just sitting there petting your kitty and he for reasons only apparent to him decides to bite you. It’s common and if you have a cat, you know it’s gonna happen, but why? Let’s find out.Read more
One look at the Scottish Fold and it’s pretty easy to see where he got the second half of his name. Yup, he’s named after his folded ears and yes, he hails from Scotland. But, what other fun facts can we dig up about this family-friendly kitty? Stick around. Let’s find out.Read more
Tabby cats are considered one of the most “classic” looking domestic cats, most likely because tabby cats are the most common. If you ask someone what kind of cat they have, chances are good they answer that they have a tabby cat. Heck, we even have our own orange tabby, Rusty. Let’s get to know this ubiquitous kitty.Read more
Love the Persian’s sweet, docile personality, but maybe not so in love with all the fur? The endearing Exotic is a peaceful, easygoing companion who will be content to quietly follow you around and sit in your lap for petting whenever you give him the chance.
A Persian in a Petticoat is a common phrase used to describe the Exotic Shorthair, as well as the “Lazy Man’s Persian.”
He’s a relatively new breed, but in that short time, his adorable face and charming demeanor have brought him into the hearts and homes of many a cat lover. Let’s get to know this friendly, flat-faced feline.Read more
He’s King of the Jungle or at least the living room. The Bengal is a domestic cat breed developed to look like an exotic jungle cat such as a leopard, an ocelot, or a margay. He is an athletic, agile, and graceful kitty with a strong, muscular body, befitting a cat who looks as if he belongs in the jungle. The Bengal could never be called delicate.
But. with his distinctive spotted coat and large size, the Bengal may look like a wild cat and although one of his ancestors is the small, Asian leopard, he’s a domestic cat through and through. Let’s get to know this fascinating cat breed.Read more
No feline is more maligned than the black cat. The black cat along with pumpkins, bats and witches and spiders … yes and spiders … has become a staple of Halloween imagery.
While black cats are typically associated with Halloween, witchcraft and bad luck, and the #1 Halloween costume choice for both children and women in their freshman year of college… oddly enough… there’s much more to these dark-colored fur balls that you probably didn’t know. [I thought I taw a puddy tat] Let’s take a look at our shadowy feline friends.Read more
That cat is naked. Yeah, he is. That is the Sphynx cat, sometimes known as the Canadian Sphynx.
With his angular face, big ears, and smooth body, the Sphynx is purring proof that there’s more to a cat than his fur coat. Hang with us as we discover some fun facts about this fleshy feline.Read more
The Ragdoll, so named because of how he responds to being picked up, is also a breed known for his love of people.
While he might not be a particularly old breed, the Ragdoll is a unique breed of cat with a fascinating history.
Why don’t you tag along as we check out this big, loving ball of fur?Read more