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  • The Bengal cat is very playful and active. This breed is for people who enjoy playing with cats and like to give them the attention they deserve.

    The Wildly Energetic Bengal Cat

    The Wildly Energetic Bengal Cat

    by Sam Shepards0

  • Humans, animals and birds can be born with a rare genetic condition that causes them to have two faces. Here is the 'Janus' two-faced cat.

    'Janus' Rare Two-Faced Cat

    'Janus' Rare Two-Faced Cat

    by Louise Elcross6

  • This article explores the top ten smartest cat breeds in the world. It examines each cat's characteristics, traits, and behavioral patterns that make them unique in the feline world.

    Top 10 Smartest Cat Breeds

    Top 10 Smartest Cat Breeds

    by Larry Slawson11

  • This article includes preventative treatments for the Siberian Forest cat to eliminate hereditary diseases such as gum, teeth, HCM, heart, cancer, stones, and urinary sickness.

    Hereditary Diseases of the Siberian Forest Cat

    Hereditary Diseases of the Siberian Forest Cat

    by JDCrow0

  • Cats of all types can be sweet and cuddly. Lovey feline companions come in all shapes and sizes and breeds. Maybe you are a looking for a purebred cat that is affectionate, or your current cat is cuddly and you are wondering what the parents are. Discover which breed gives out the most cuddles.

    Top 10 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds That Love to Cuddle

    Top 10 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds That Love to Cuddle

    by Layne Holmes10

  • There are differences between tortoiseshell and calico cats, but they are not two separate breeds. The differences lie in their color patterns. I'll show you exactly how they differ with pictures.

    Differences Between Tortoiseshell and Calico Cats

    Differences Between Tortoiseshell and Calico Cats

    by Titia Geertman88

  • Tattoo artists like to create art on bare skin. Now some are using hairless Sphynx cats to ink. It appears that any hairless animal is also subject to their art form.

    Tattooing  Sphynx (Hairless) Cats Is Cruel

    Tattooing Sphynx (Hairless) Cats Is Cruel

    by Stacie L20

  • Are all calico cats female? Why are they called "Money Cats"? Are they mean? In this article, these and so many other questions are answered!

    Why Are Calico Cats Always Female?

    Why Are Calico Cats Always Female?

    by Theophanes Avery76

  • Ragdoll cats are wonderful creatures and make the perfect pet. They're loyal and affectionate and will love anyone who treats them well. Named for their flopping tendencies, they will melt your heart!

    A Beginner's Guide to Ragdoll Cats

    A Beginner's Guide to Ragdoll Cats

    by Stephanie89

  • Do you know which are the five most popular cat breeds? Some of the names of the winners may take you by surprise. Includes photos, videos and trivia about celebrity owners of these top ranking felines.

    What Are the Five Most Popular Cat Breeds?

    What Are the Five Most Popular Cat Breeds?

    by Donna Cosmato12

  • Some of the cutest kittens I have seen, Toyger kittens, show off mad skills at roaring, hunting, and being ferocious—or not. This adorable breed is fairly new and first showed up in the 1990s.

    Toygers: The World's Cutest Cat Breed

    Toygers: The World's Cutest Cat Breed

    by KathyH19

  • Exotic cats are unique and rare animals that can potentially make outstanding pets, but they are not the right choice for everyone or every family. Here's some important facts you need to know before you make your buying decision.

    4 Exotic Cats That Make Excellent Pets

    4 Exotic Cats That Make Excellent Pets

    by Donna Cosmato7

  • A typo in a cat's genetic code can produce breeds with unique physical qualities. This is just another reason for them to act superior to us, of course.

    Five Kooky Cat Breeds

    Five Kooky Cat Breeds

    by Cynda Pike2

  • Ragdolls are large, gentle, and affectionate cats. They can be trained to come when called, retrieve balls, sit, and walk on a leash. My ragdolls get on well with my dogs.

    Ragdoll Cat Breed Facts, Photos, and Care Tips

    Ragdoll Cat Breed Facts, Photos, and Care Tips

    by Linda Crampton34

  • Here are some insights into one of the oldest cat breeds. The Persian cat is a great, friendly indoor cat. This breed requires regular grooming and care, but it's a genuine, lovely friend to have.

    The Old Persian Cat Species

    The Old Persian Cat Species

    by Sam Shepards1

  • Some cats hunt, while others just cry by their food bowls. If you live in an area where rodents are a problem, here are a few guidelines you can use to find a cat who will catch those mice for you.

    How to Choose a Cat Who Will Kill Mice

    How to Choose a Cat Who Will Kill Mice

    by hntrssthmpsn63

  • Hairless cat breeds make unique pets. While lack of fur is a result of a natural mutation in some cat breeds, others have been developed by creatively crossing interesting breeds. This article lists seven cat breeds that are hairless plus one additional breed.

    7 Hairless Cat Breeds - Cats Without Fur

    7 Hairless Cat Breeds - Cats Without Fur

    by Sherry Haynes1

  • Tuxedo cats are classy and sleek and their coats are velvety-soft and silky to the touch. It's important to note that "tuxedo" is not the name of an actual breed of cat—it’s a term that is used to describe the characteristic bicolor patterning of various cats (like the black and white tuxedo cat).

    The Legendary Tuxedo Cat

    The Legendary Tuxedo Cat

    by Donna Rayne19

  • A domestic Bengal cat is a unique breed. While it can be easier to care for with respect to medical issues, you must be prepared to entertain and engage with this cat more than you might expect compared to other domestic cat breeds.

    How to Care for a Bengal Cat

    How to Care for a Bengal Cat

    by Stephanie Marshall28

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