Cats do know when you’re calling them — most just don’t care

This is one of those "no cat companion is surprised" stories. Cats are every bit as smart as dogs in knowing their human-provided names. Most just see no reason to respond. Not the tip-off of their ears moving. One of my cats comes running when I call his name but the more usual reaction is … Continue reading Cats do know when you’re calling them — most just don’t care

Fountains to tempt your cats to drink enough

Much to my surprise, this list doesn't include the cat fountain so many of my friends and I rely upon. It's (sort of) cute, holds a lot of water, is easy to clean, and lasts. Catit Flower Fountain: 3L Cat Water Fountain with Triple-Action Filter https://smile.amazon.com/dp/B0146QXOB0/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_cQLrDbKPKKV5Y https://www.bustle.com/p/the-4-best-cat-water-fountains-18224619 The 4 Best Cat Water Fountains By Marshall … Continue reading Fountains to tempt your cats to drink enough

200+ literary names for cats

https://bookriot.com/2019/07/08/literary-cat-names/ The Biggest, Most Purr-fect List of Literary Cat Names (200+ Name Ideas!) Kelly Jensen 07-08-19 As a long-time cat lover and current manager of five felines, whenever the opportunity to talk about cat names comes up, I can’t help but get excited. When working through potential names for our kitten, we ran through a … Continue reading 200+ literary names for cats

Want to please your pet? Put this on TV

Click thru https://www.buzzfeed.com/sydrobinson1/yellowstone-live-pet-viewers for some cute photos of animals absolutely mesmerized by the Yellowstone Live, a four-night wildlife series on National Geographic in its second season. If you're interested in reading about what's going on in one of our premier National Parks, I recommend "American Wolves: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the … Continue reading Want to please your pet? Put this on TV

Cat ladies aren’t nuts — cats help keep you from getting depressed

http://tweetcat.net/how-cats-can-actually-help-you-out-of-depression/ How Cats Can Actually Help You Out Of Depression byBryon D.H Depression (major depressive disorder) is an extremely common and serious medical illness which negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. It may lead to a host of emotional and physical problems and can decrease a person’s ability … Continue reading Cat ladies aren’t nuts — cats help keep you from getting depressed

Dogs’ sad eyes intended specifically to influence their humans

https://www.livescience.com/65738-how-dogs-evolved-sad-eyes.html See also: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/06/domestication-gave-dogs-two-new-eye-muscles/591868/? Dogs Evolved Sad Eyes to Manipulate Their Human Companions, Study Suggests By Brandon Specktor, Senior Writer | June 18, 2019 04:24pm ET Those eyes. Those. EYES. Credit: Shutterstock About 30,000 years ago, a wolf decided to give up the wild life, commit to a steady relationship and become the first dog. Today, dogs and humans … Continue reading Dogs’ sad eyes intended specifically to influence their humans