Category: Useful Info

How do Cats Communicate With Each Other & With People?

Cats are very expressive animals, they have no problem making their feelings known both to humans and other felines. However it is important to note though that every cat is different so different cats will communicate things in slightly different ways, understanding the nuances of the ways in …

Music For Cats – An Interview with David Teie

David Teie is a musician with a difference, he composes music designed specifically for cats! When I heard about the concept of music for cats I was intrigued so I reached out to David to find out more. Where did the Idea of Composing Music for Cats Come From? David …

Top Tips for Minimizing Stress in Your Cat’s Life

Being a cat sometimes isn’t as easy as it looks, it’s not all naps, nibbles and strokes. There are a lot of things which could potentially cause stress in your cats life and as a responsible cat owner it is important to ensure that you are aware of …

Catteries That Care – Top UK Catteries That Go The Extra Mile

Most catteries do a great job of taking good care of your pet while you are away and unable to look after them. Yet unfortunately over the last couple of years we have seen a slew of articles outing catteries which fall far short of acceptable standards. In …

Can I Give Paracetamol To My Cat?

It sounds like a strange question but it is one which is we have found being asked a surprising amount by cat owners online. Before you read any further please do not feed your cat Paracetamol. Paracetamol is toxic to cats and a small dose of only 250mg could easily be …

Our 30 Favourite Independent Cat Blogs

The internet loves cats, we all know that, a few quick searches of Google will confirm that there are more cat blogs in the world there are ATMs (I made that “fact” up but it could be true right?). As a relatively new player in the cat blogging …

Why Do Cats Like to Knead Their Paws on You?

Kneading is the act of what looks like giving a massage where your cat pushes a surface with one paw at a time alternating paws. Some cats my even use all four paws to knead. This act is called kneading because it looks just like how a baker would …

What is the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy?

To understand who the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy are is it important to first get our heads around what “Cat Fancy” is. The peculiar sounding term simply put means someone who owns, shows, collects or breeds Cats. So a Cat Fancier is someone who has a …

Tuxedo Cat Name Ideas

Choosing a name for your new black and white Tuxedo kitten can be hard, you probably want something that reflects their individual personality while being cute and unique, rather than any old generic cat name! To help you decide on the perfect name for your cat we have put …