What Is Scruffing a Cat—and Why Is It Such a Bad Idea? Vets Explain
Here's why vets advise against scruffing a cat, a restraining technique that could cause pain, anxiety and more
Do Cats Get Jealous—and How Can You Stop Their Catty Behavior?
Some cats hiss and swat when new pets, babies or people come around, but is this jealousy in action or...
Why Do Cats Put Their Butt in Your Face? Experts Explain the Reason for This Awkward Behavior
The bottom line: Your cat is trying to tell you something!
Pupiboo Reusable Puppy Pads Review: I Tried Them and My Dog Hasn’t Had an Accident Since
The Pupiboo pee pads promise a washable, waterproof indoor potty solution for dogs of all ages and sizes. We put...
This Leggings Hack For Keeping Your Cat Out of Your Plants Is Purrfect
If you have a curious little digger, this trick is for you.
Why Do Cats Loaf?
Does your cat look like a loaf of bread when he sits? The reasons for that all-tucked-in pose may surprise...
Why Does My Cat Stare at Me?
Look at your feline friend's mannerisms to figure out why your cat stares at you
Where Do Cats Like to Be Petted?
Cats can be mysterious creatures—one will purr with delight when petted, while another might hiss. What gives? Find out the...
The 12 Smartest Cat Breeds That Are Equally Cute and Clever
Where does your feline rank among intelligent kitties? Get ready to meet the smartest cat breeds and their paws-a-tively lovable...
Do Cats Like Baby Talk? The Answer May Surprise You.
A recent study that reveals that cats pay attention to our baby talk.
Why Do Cats Lick Each Other? The Common Grooming Behavior, Explained
When cats lick each other, it’s not just about getting their feline siblings purr-fectly clean
Here’s How to Keep Cats Off Counters
Cute as it may be, your kitty's counter surfing is also kind of gross. Follow these tips to keep your...
12 Best-Selling Cat Toys on Amazon—from a Pet Expert
The best cat toys on Amazon are fun, affordable, and approved by our pet expert for supervised cat play and...
How to Decode Your Cat’s Body Language, According to Experts
Observing your cat's body language can tell you all sorts of things about its mood, needs, and even feelings toward...
Decode Your Cat’s Behavior: 17 Cat Behaviors Explained
Wish you had a secret decoder that explained strange cat behavior? We're breaking down a feline's most confounding actions.
Angry Cat: 14 Signs Your Cat Is Mad at You
Think your cat is purring because she's happy to see you? Not always! Cats are the queens of mixed messages—here's...
Why Do Cats Knock Things Over?
Epic purring, adorable antics and cozy cuddles generally keep cat lovers content. But then there's the feline frenzy to knock...
Can Cats Cry?
Anyone who has ever noticed tears in their cat's eyes has probably wondered, "Can cats cry?" Read on to find...
Why Do Cats Love Boxes?
Plain cardboard boxes don't have much of a draw for humans over the age of six, but there are a...
Why Are Cats Scared of Cucumbers?
There's a reason why the green fruit frightens cats—and why you shouldn't try to surprise your pet with one.
Why Do Cats Hate Water? 6 Reasons Your Cat Doesn’t Like Getting Wet
Most cats avoid water at all costs. We asked veterinarians to explain the aversion.
Cat Depression: 11 Subtle Signs Your Cat Is Depressed
Is your aloof, fickle feline just being a cat—or could it have cat depression? Here's how to tell.
What Does Catnip Do to Cats?
Does catnip really get your cat high? Here's what catnip does to cats—and why they go crazy for it.