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November 28, 2014

 

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Cats and Smoking

Smoking causes health hazards to everyone around you, including your cat whose fur is a smoke-particle magnet.

August 5, 2014

 

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Why Cats Have Whiskers

Whiskers help our feline friends navigate their environment and sense potential dangers.

February 14, 2014

 

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Humpty Dumpty Wasn’t A Cat

You may have seen a cat fall from a tree or high rooftop. Ever wonder how felines can survive such great falls?

November 22, 2013

 

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U.S. Cats Responsible For Billions Of Bird Deaths, Study Finds

New research reveals how many birds are killed by cats each year. The numbers will alarm you!

August 27, 2013

 

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Killer Cats: Cats Kill Up To 3.7 Billion Birds Each Year

As a cat owner and cat lover I can't help but be a little defensive. And I wonder: don't other pets kills wild animals, too?

March 13, 2013

 

shetland sheepdog puppy playing in the grass

The Power Of Cute

I've heard that owning a dog or cat can be a good way to deal with stress and ward off depression. Is that true?

December 6, 2012

 

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Why Cats Bury Their Droppings

Kitty litter, cat box, automatic pooper scooper--an industry has built up around the fact that domestic cats bury their waste.

January 23, 2012

 

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A Cat “Flips Out”

Do cats' movements when they play with toys reflect how they would hunt in the wild?

January 20, 2012

 

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Look Behind Your Ears

Some species use their ears not just for hearing, but for communicating as well.

January 9, 2012

 

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Glow In The Dark Cats, Monkeys, And HIV

Glowing cats and monkeys? No, you're not dreaming!

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