Cat Behavior

Decoding your kitty's weird quirks can be confusing to say the least. Uncover the secrets behind cat psychology, cat behaviors, and how to correct common behavioral issues.

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Can Cats See Color?

Do our favorite felines see color? Although cats don’t enjoy rainbows like we do, their vision is a little different than you might expect.

What Does Catnip Do to Cats?

When your cat gets catnip she may act as though she’s FELINE fine, but catnip isn’t well-suited to every kitty.

Do Cats Dream? Definitely Probably, Say Veterinarians

Do cats dream of catching prey and eating food? Do they have nightmares of being frightened by a bigger animal? Do they dream of their owners? Feline-loving veterinarians share their thoughts on what felines might be imagining when they're lying there, twitching and wiggling with their eyes closed.

Do Cats Know Their Names?

Cats know their names, but don’t expect them to always come when you call.

Why Are Cats Scared of Cucumbers? These Veterinarians Let the Cat Out of the Bag

The internet was abuzz with videos of cat being scared of cucumber videos back in 2015. Feline veterinarians say we shouldn't bring back the trend.

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Who’s Smarter: Cats or Dogs?

While scientific researchers wrestle with studies defining animal intelligence and comparing species, these two veterinarians have a little fun with their take on what's really special about your favorite feline's particular brand of smarts.

Does Your Cat Have Separation Anxiety? How to Spot the Signs

Though sometimes cats seem aloof, your kitty can in fact get lonely when you’re not with them. Learn how to spot the signs of separation anxiety in cats and how to manage your closely-bonded feline’s stressors.

Cats Really Are Emotionally Attached to Their Owners—Even if They Don't Obviously Show It

Cats have a reputation for aloofness. But a new study found that they do actually form secure bonds with humans, and look to humans for comfort.