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Can Cats Eat Flour? (Yes, but Here’s Why It’s Bad)

By Phil / March 26, 2021

Cats can eat flour, yes. If your cat has had a little nibble or a lick of flour, there’s no need to panic. You shouldn’t deliberately feed your cat flour though, cats are carnivores and can struggle to digest grains and similar foods. What’s in Flour? How it’s Made If your cat has eaten something, […]

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Do Tabby Cats Meow a Lot? (Depends on These Things)

By Phil / February 28, 2021

Tabby cats can meow a lot, yes. Remember, ‘tabby’ is not a breed of cat, it’s the coat pattern. So, how vocal a cat depends on the breed, and some other factors like age, health, and personality. What Makes a Tabby Cat a Tabby? Many people think that ‘tabby’ is a breed of cat. It’s […]

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6 Reasons Why Maine Coons Are Awesome!

By Phil / November 27, 2020

In this article, I’m going to give you 6 reasons why Maine Coons are awesome. If you don’t own one yet, you should be convinced by the end of this one! Maine Coons are the gentle giants of the domestic cat world. They hold some of the records for the largest domestic cats, and I […]

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What Size Carrier Do I Need for 12 Pound Cat?

By Phil / October 6, 2020

A 12-pound cat is likely to require a carrier that’s around 15 lbs in specification weight. That way, your kitty will have enough space to move around without getting cramped. A carrier of this size will also provide extra capacity should your cat fluctuate in weight and size with age. A cat weighing anywhere in […]

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Can a Cat Ride in a Car Without a Carrier?

By Phil / October 6, 2020

Generally speaking, a cat can ride in a car without a carrier. Most state and national laws do allow cats to ride in cars outside of their carrier. But it’s not generally recommended. In circumstances where your cat becomes agitated and causes disruption, it could also put you at risk of driving distracted.  To fully […]

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Can a Maine Coon Be Orange? – Standards & Colors

By Phil / October 6, 2020

Maine Coons can be orange but this color is rare for this breed. However, classifying a Maine Coon’s color can be problematic in terms of their coat. To be truly orange their coloring should be solid with little to no trace of white. It’s far more common to find orange Maine Coon’s with white patterning. […]

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Do Cats Have Ankles? (It’s Not as Obvious as It Seems!)

By Phil / October 6, 2020

Cats do have ankles, yes. A cat’s ankles are positioned just superior to their toes and are analogous to a human wrist. They have one of them located in each of their limbs. As they are quadrupeds (four-limbed), this means they have a total of four ankles. Curiously, cats also have elbows and knees too. […]

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How Long Can Cats Hold Their Poop?

By Phil / September 19, 2020

If you’re planning a long journey with your cat, it’s natural to wonder; “How long can cats hold their poop?” The last thing you want is a messy accident while they’re in their carrier. It’s not just poop you need to worry about. You don’t want a cat urinating in their box either as the […]

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Why Does My Cat Lay on My Shoes? – 3 Reasons

By Phil / September 19, 2020

Cats love to lay, chew, attack, and play with shoes, slippers, socks, and most footwear for that matter! It’s a relationship that I’m sure goes back as long as cats and shoes have coexisted. As to why they love shoes, there are some explanations…. Why Does My Cat Lay on My Shoes? If you own […]

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Can Cats Eat Corned Beef? (Spoiler – It’s Too Salty!)

By Phil / August 29, 2020

Cats can and will eat corned beef. It’s not a good idea though, corned beef is cured in rock salt and sugar and will potentially cause stomach upset, if not worse. Stick to fresh meats, or even better, kitty treats. What’s in Corned Beef? The ingredients used in most canned corn beef are few and […]

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