How to understand if your cat’s skin and coat are healthy?
Skin is the largest organ in the animal’s body, and its main function is protective. It is she who protects the cat's body from harmful environmental factors, and also largely…

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Kittens transportation
Cats do not like changing habitats, long-distance transportation is a real test for them, and for the fragile psyche of kittens - this is a traumatic event. But sometimes it…

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Rules for grooming cats and bathing
HOW OFTEN TO BUY A CAT? The answer of leading dermatologists to this question is unequivocal: the less often, the better. Any cat should be bathed only in case of…

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Domestic cat: basic qualities of cats

Of all the animals domesticated by humans, perhaps, it is the domestic cat (scientifically – Félis silvéstris cátus) that today has one of the most privileged positions. And, like a dog, it belongs to the so-called companion animals, living in close proximity to humans.

However, she does not lose her natural instincts and is able to effectively catch small game. There is still debate in the scientific community over whether a cat is completely a domestic animal or whether it can be attributed to the so-called “semi-domestic” species. Be that as it may, the history of the partnership between a cat and a person goes back more than 10 thousand years, and most researchers agree that this partnership began in Nubia or Egypt.

The first documented mention of cats dates back to the 2nd millennium BC. e., when in ancient Egypt to protect granaries from rodents, steppe cats began to be widely used. Then the Phoenician sailors brought cats on their ships: new pets effectively fought with mice and rats and were unpretentious. And since the Phoenicians swam around the then known world, the cat settled on all its shores. But where does our affectionate pets? Continue reading

Stages of growth and development of a kitten
A lot of events await the kitten on the way to growing up. Let's take a look at the most significant of them in stages. 1 month Kittens are born…

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Parasites in cats
Even 30 years ago, according to veterinarians, in the territory of Eastern Europe, about 90% of cats were constantly affected by several types of parasites. And even now, parasitic diseases…

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Weaning kitten from mother
Weaning is the transfer of a kitten to self-feeding and adaptation to life without a cat mom. The most favorable for this is considered the age of 10-12 weeks. By…

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EGYPTIAN CAT
The Egyptian cat (Egyptian Mau) belongs to the group of medium-sized short-haired cat breeds. A distinctive feature of this cat is spotty color and a peculiar pattern on the head.…

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