Cats often surprise their owners with strange habits. Some refuse to drink from a bowl, but stubbornly attack the tap. Others arrange the most rigorous test drive for fillers. Still others act like an alarm clock in the middle of the night, suddenly deciding to knead their feet on their master’s belly. But if you delve into the matter, we will find that many of the “strange” habits are not at all strange. These are echoes of instincts that in the wild save feline lives. For example, do you know why a cat is burying a bowl of food? If not, we will tell you about it!
Cats are great hunters. But even ideal predators have bad days. In the wild, cats do not always come back from hunting carrying prey in their teeth. Sometimes they come with nothing. For such cases, in order not to die of starvation, cats create reserves for themselves. After a successful hunt, they bury the remnants of food – so deep that other predators did not smell it. Continue reading
Wet food is the perfect choice for your pet. As a rule, they are very tasty, easy to digest, because maximally correspond to the nutrition of cats in natural conditions, and also contribute to maintaining the water balance in the body and reduce the risk of ICD. We talked about this in more detail in the article: “Which food is better: dry or wet?”. But not all diets are equally healthy. We talk about which wet food to choose for a cat and what to pay attention to in the first place.
Before buying feed you need to carefully study its composition. In the first place in the list of ingredients should be meat, because cats are primarily predators. Continue reading
To make friends kittens among themselves is easy. They are so sociable, curious and they have nothing to quarrel about! But the situation is different when a new kitten appears in a house where there is already an adult cat or cat. They will not only get used to each other, but also learn to share the territory and the attention of the owners. And your task is to help them in this! Read about how to make friends with an adult cat or cat with a kitten in our article.
Simple steps to strong friendship
We act smoothly.
Haste is our main enemy. If you brought a kitten home and immediately brought it to the cat, do not be surprised by the latter’s aggressive reaction. For us, a kitten is a cute fluffy lump. But for a cat, he is a source of unfamiliar odors, a stranger and a competitor. It will take her time to get used to it. Continue reading