Cats often eat grass in the nature, my cats also eat a lot and it seems they really like it. It is not clear why cats eat grass. A few theories exist: one of them says that that habit has some evolutionary advantages: cats get extra niacin, a B vitamin abundantly available in most fresh …
Category Archives: Cat Behavior
Advices for a first-time cat owner
Yes, it’s time to write an article about advices to a first-time cat owner. Wait, did I say cat owner? Oh no, that’s not true. We, humans, don’t own cats, cats own us instead. If you see things from that perspective, everything becomes clear. Anyway, if you owned by a cat for the first time, …
12+ Foods You Should Avoid Feeding Your Cat
Cats are very susceptible pets, they are even much more susceptible than dogs. Some foods which are edible for humans, and even dogs, can be really dangerous for your cat. Here are the common human foods that you should never give your cat. Bear in mind, the list is not complete, it contains just the …
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Are laser pointers good toys for cats?
A friend of mine, he is also a good cat lover, has presented me a laser pointer. Before I use it, I wondered if it is really a good toy for the cats/kittens. I searched the web and and I think I found some answer to my question: Are laser pointers good toys for cats? The …
How to tell if a cat is pregnant?
A female cat (or kitten) will first come into season (heat) as early as four month old. She can become pregnant with the first mating. A cat’s gestation normally takes 58–65 days, we can say around nine weeks (you can remember it by comparing months pregnancy for humans). Siamese cats may carry their kittens for …
Lotto breastfeeding her kittens
July 11, 2015 – an ordinary Saturday at home. Lotto’s kittens are 3.5 month old, they are almost as big as their mother now, but my beautiful Lotto is still breastfeeding her kittens. She is such a lovely and caring mother.
Tour de France begins
An ordinary Saturday with the kitties… well, maybe not that ordinary. Because today the Tour de France started with a prologue. Allez, allez!
Number five and mum
Just a day before I left home for the Turkish National Cycling Championships which I’ll participate in – my mother and one of the male tabbies – the number five. He likes teasing my mother: biting her jokingly, jumping her hands, etc… But after he gets tired, he always look for a loving hug from …
Singin’ in the Rain
Watching 1952 American musical comedy Singin’ in the Rain with one of the male tabbies (number five). It seems he liked Gene Kelly’s dance movements.
Nursing the 3-month-old kittens
Lotto is a great mother, she is still taking care of and nursing her almost 3-month-old kittens.