Breed experts generally agree that the popular Maine coon cat is one of the oldest natural breeds in North America. Named after the state of its origin, the coon cat remains the official cat of the state of Maine. If you are considering adopting a cat, what follows is everything you need to know about Maine coon cats.
So, things aren't going quite as you planned on your puppy's first night home. How to stop your puppy from crying has become your top priority - it's almost like having a newborn.
Cats, as anyone who knows one knows, are very independent creatures. While it may seem odd to some, it sometimes is best to have a cat on a leash in order to control the cat and to make sure that he or she does not wander off. While having them roam untethered -- both indoors or out -- is commonplace, if you need to take your cat outdoors for walks, you might be wondering how to train a cat to walk on a leash. These steps can help.
Many people assume that all cats love catnip. After all, it's not every animal that gets a plant named in its honor. While a high percentage of cats do respond with pleasure to catnip, there are other cats that have no response at all. Because of the way catnip appears to induce a drugged-like state in some cats, there are reasons why catnip isn’t for every cat.