Have you ever wondered why a cat needs a tail? If everything is clear with paws, ears and other parts of the body, then the purpose of the tail made many people break their heads. We will talk about the most common versions in our article.
For a long time it was believed that the tail is a balancing tool, thanks to which cats are so graceful, dexterous and so accurate in their calculations. True, the ability to accurately calculate the distance of a jump, turn around at the moment of a fall and deftly walk along the thinnest branch is admirable, but what role does the tail play in it? If balancing depended on him, would tailless cats retain their dexterity? Continue reading
What are bezoars? Why are they formed and what is their danger? How to protect your pet’s health? About this in our article.
Bezoara: what is it and why are they formed?
Bezoar is a ball of wool in a cat’s stomach. Why is it formed?
Licking his coat, the cat swallows dead hair. With small amounts, the body removes them naturally. But if there is a lot of wool in the stomach, it becomes tangled, mixed with feces and forms “corks”. Traffic jams cause constipation and can lead to a complete blockage of the gastrointestinal tract. In this case, all the food entering the intestines will advance only to the “traffic jams”. She will not be able to push through bezoars, accumulate in the body and cause intoxication.
Under pressure from bezoars and undigested food, the walls of the intestines can burst! Continue reading
How to clean the ears of cats? It would seem that this is nothing complicated. But the procedure has its own nuances, not knowing about which you can harm the pet. In our article, we will tell you whether cats need to clean their ears, how often, and what they need to pay attention to first. Take note!
Do cats need to clean their ears? Of course, but only when they are really dirty. Clean ears do not touch!
If the pet’s ears are healthy, then for their hygiene you will need a special lotion and a gauze swab (optional). If there is a disease, the procedure will look different. A veterinarian will prescribe treatment and tell you how to clean your ear. Continue reading