According to the Guinness World Records (The Guinness Book of Records until 1988), there are four official world records which belong to cats. These are “Longest domestic cat (living)”, “Loudest purr by a domestic cat”, “Longest jump by a cat”, and “Most tricks performed by a cat in one minute”. Continue reading “Four World Records about Domestic Cats”
How do cats see humans? Some say they see their human as another big cat who dominates her/him, others say they see us as servants. Some sources say yes, they see us as a big cat, but not as the dominator (who dominate them), just a big, dumb cat who even doesn’t have basic hunting skills. I even read that they see us as inferiors. But which of them are true?
My answer to that question is: since they can’t tell it to us, because they have no language to tell, nobody can exactly know. But I have a strong feeling that the explanations above are not true. Continue reading “How do cats see humans”
Well, actually they do not. The cats definitely don’t afraid of cucumbers. Probably you’ve seen those “funny” videos on the internet. The cats in these videos are just startled by the jerks who sneak up behind them and place unfamiliar large objects there while they’re busy eating. You’d also be startled if you turned around and suddenly there was traffic barrel or palm tree right behind you that wasn’t there two seconds earlier. See the video I took below. Yo can see clearly my cats do not afraid of a cucumber. In fact, they play with it. Continue reading “Why do cats afraid of cucumbers?”
On June 16, Thursday, the gardeners of the Bosphorus University brought me a very cute, about 4-week-old gray kitten. They said that they found in the bush, crying for his mother. When I first saw him, my heart melted . He was so innocent, so tiny, so cute! Continue reading “A new baby did come and go”
Cats are amazingly loving animals and to me (and to the most cat owners), their companionship is invaluable. Earning a cat’s love and trust is a great gift. There are many ways of a cat saying “I love you”, or “I am happy with you”, or “I feel really comfortable with you”. Here are ten of them. Continue reading “Ten ways of your cat is saying “I love you””
In the Primorsky safari park in Russia, a goat had been served to a Siberian tiger (also known as Amur tiger) as a meal. But he (now his name is Timur) behaved so bravely, and the predator became his friend instead of eating him. Now the tiger and the goat are friends and live in the same cage. They sleep, walk and even eat together. Watch this amazing video! Continue reading “An unusual friendship between a goat and a tiger”
Another inspirational cat story which can bring many to tears: a 3-year-old domestic short-haired tabby named Vincent. His story started more than two years ago when his owner, Cindy Jones met him at the Story County Animal Shelter in Nevada, Iowa, where she works. Vincent was born with an abnormality in his hind legs and abandoned when he was only a month old. Continue reading “Cat walks for the first time thanks to his new titanium Legs”
Have you ever wondered how your dog or cat sees the world? Complex, image-forming eyes like a cat’s eye, a fly’s eye or a human’s eye, evolved independently some 50 to 100 times within a few million years, since rapid burst of evolution known as the Cambrian explosion. So there are a lot of different sized, different shaped and different working eyes.