Cats are afraid of water – and everyone knows that! That’s just … why does a neighbor’s cat just love swimming? Perhaps not all cats are afraid of water? And what’s so terrible about her? About this in our article.
Are cats afraid of water?
Have you noticed how cats like to watch the water, lie in the bath or sink, drink from the tap? Agree, this behavior does not fit with the panic fear of water. So what’s the deal?
In fact, cats are not afraid of water: they are afraid of getting wet! This fear is genetically embedded in them. However, there are always exceptions. We will talk about them below. Continue reading
It’s hard to imagine a cat without a luxurious mustache! However, nature did not invent them for beauty. Century after century, the mustache helped cats survive in the wild, and today, domestic hunters can not do without them either. So what is their function? About this in our article.
What is the name of a mustache for cats and what are they?
The mustache in cats grows not only under the nose, but also on the forehead, near the eyes, on the chin and even on the paws. More precisely, it is correct to call them not “mustache”, but “vibrissa”. These are sensitive, hard hairs that are longer than the coat. There are about 40 pieces of such hairs on the cat’s body, and only 24 of them are on the face. Continue reading
On the Internet you can find many pictures in which cats and ferrets play together, bask together on the same couch and even eat together. But this does not always happen. We will talk about how ferrets and cats coexist under one roof in our article.
Domestic ferret and cat
Cats and ferrets have a lot in common. They are ideal for home maintenance: they are compact, do not require long walks, are very affectionate, active and just love to play.
For many owners, such a duet becomes a real salvation: hyperactive pets themselves entertain each other, which is very useful after a long day’s work. But there is another side. Both ferrets and cats are predators by nature, and not just predators, but competitors. In the wild, they lead a similar lifestyle, prey on birds and rodents. And also those and others have a difficult character, are demanding and, as a rule, do not give offense. Continue reading