Why are Cat Tongues So Rough? And Other Interesting Facts

Have you ever wondered why your cat’s tongue feels like sandpaper? It can be a strange surprise to get licked by a cat – a cat’s tongue is not like the soft tongue of a dog, but rather it is quite rough and maybe even a little ouchy if you are caught off guard. Why…

The Science of Why We Can’t Resist Kittens

For most of us, just the sight of a kitten is enough to make us melt. Their soft, fuzzy fur. Their big, guileless eyes. Their cute little paws. Sigh. And it’s not just kittens – to be fair, almost every baby animal can elicit a similar response, although not all species are as perfectly roly-poly…

Cat Whiskers are Awesome – Here are 5 Reasons Why

Cats possess so many amazing and wonderful natural adaptations that work together to make them the graceful, stealthy and fiercely magnificent creatures they are.  A cat’s whiskers are an excellent example of the tools a cat uses to… well, be a cat.  To follow are 5 awesome facts about cat whiskers: Whiskers are Different than…

Why Do Cats Like to Sit in Boxes?

These days, there is not much that is more funny than a cat in a box.  All over social media, at any time, you can find plenty of spontaneous – and also staged – photos of cats who jumped into a freshly opened shipping box, to the immense amusement of their human companions.   And…