From a 2014 poll, results were brought forth to show Australia’s top 5 most favourite cat breeds. The winners of the poll were: #5 The Siamese: These cats can be verbally demanding, but don’t let that fool you; they are also very affectionate, loving and social. This breed can be at times nervous, and are […]
In many parts of the world, there is only one creature that commands fear and respect among all living things: Big Cats – the mightiest land predators that ever walked this Earth. Did you know? Most of the world’s 5000 or so tigers not in captivity are Bengal tigers; there are some 3500 to 4500 […]
Here are some fascinating facts about cats: Never feed dog food to a cat. Why? Because it can cause blindness. Dog food lacks taurine, which is a nutrient essential for your feline’s health. Taurine helps to keep their hearts healthy and their eyesight sharp. Fresh tap water contains chlorine, which irritates the sensitive parts of […]
Did you know that one of the most expensive cats ever is named Little Nicky. He cost his owner $50,000 and is a clone of an older cat – aptly the original cat was named Nicky! The owner, who remains only known as Julie, was heart broken when Nicky passed away after 17 years together […]
Did you know that it is thought that the most popular pedigreed cat is the Persian cat, followed by the Main Coon cat and the Exotic cat. Do you own a pedigree cat, or a moggie like me? Here’s the list of top 10 popular pedigree cats in the US, as reported by their owners: […]
On average, cats spend 2/3 of every day sleeping. That means a nine-year-old cat has been awake for only three years of its life. Wow! And I thought I slept a lot, these guys sure do snooze 🙂 Main image via M Carian, 2009.
Tardar Sauce was born on April the 4th, 2012 and has recently been nicknamed Grumpy Cat. Tardar Sauce is a female cat and is an internet celebrity known for her grumpy facial expression. Her owner, Tabatha Bundesen, claims that Tardar Sauce’s amazingly grumpy-looking face is due to feline dwarfism. Grumpy Cat’s popularity first originated from a […]
Katy Perry – Her cat is called Kitty Purry and she missed him so much on tour her staff had to find her a little surrogate to play with to distract her in the meantime. “Katy is a cat fanatic. She absolutely adores them. She was talking about them a lot on the set and […]
Did you know that cats have a 3rd eyelid called a haw. So what is a haw you ask? It is a thin, third eyelid present in many animals, not just cats – crocodiles, sea lions, rabbits, birds and other animals have them too.
Cats “paw” or “knead” (repeatedly treading on a spot – sometimes its owner) to mark their territory. Cats sweat through the bottom of their paws and rub off the sweat as a marking mechanism. They do it to be affectionate too sometimes. 🙂 Aww such cuties. Image via Grrlprobs.