Posts Tagged ‘ Cats ’

Why do cats cough up hairballs?

Oct 18th, 2008 | By

Your cat appears to be normal and suddenly it feels irritated and after few minutes again return to her normal behavior this is because of hairballs which are irritating her. These hairballs are very common especially in the long-haired cats. When a grooms itself with the tongue the loose hair sticks with it which goes
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Why do cats purr?

Oct 12th, 2008 | By

Purring is most commonly seen in the felids of all species, raccoon and other animals. We can say that it is a type of cat’s communication. It was believed that felis genus cats can only purr but it is not true all cats can purr like panthera genus (tiger, lion, jaguar and leopard) purr while
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Why do cats knead?

Aug 3rd, 2008 | By

Normally all the cats knead when they feel contended and with their front paws start pushing the surface on which they are standing. Kneading always comes before a cat is trying to sleep and generally cats purr while kneading. It is very common among kittens and they do this when trying of feeding on the
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Why do cats sneeze?

Jun 20th, 2008 | By

Coughing in cats is often because of hairballs whereas sneezing is because something is irritating the cat’s nose. Both coughing and sneezing in a cat shows that there might be some infection in the respiratory parts and need a vet for consultation. Veterinarian says that sneezing in cats is because of some problem in feline
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Why do cats bite their nails?

Jun 6th, 2008 | By

Some cats have the bad habit of biting their nails same as in the human beings. It is mainly because of anxiety, stress tension and conflict. Same can be the reason for the cat’s bad habit of biting nails. Cats do not chew their nails all the time they do it more or less continuously.
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