Although some superstitious traditions associate cats with evil, cats are simply normal animals that are neither good nor evil. Some cultures even believe that cats bring good fortune. More »

Black cats are one of the most common symbols of Halloween known around the world. They are often featured, along with witches, in Halloween films, imagery, and household decorations. Their status as a symbol of the holi... More »

The superstition that black cats are somehow harbingers of bad luck or evil is related to European folklore that dates back to the Middle Ages, when genuine belief in witches and evil magic caused people to adopt some sp... More »

The nictitating membrane, also called the third eyelid, serves as a layer of protection for cats and other animals. It also functions in keeping the surface of the eye moist. Although not normally seen in cats, on certai... More »

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True jasmine, or Jasminum spp., is not poisonous to cats, but there are several plants called "jasmine" that may be toxic to cats and other animals, notes writer Jill Kokemuller. It is important to know the common name a... More »

Some cats seem to have a strong attraction to the smell of bleach, but pet experts do not understand why these animals have this reaction. It is similar to a catnip response of purring, rubbing and drooling. More »

The type of videos that are good to show to cats are videos of small animals, which cats like to prey upon, moving around. Videos that show nature scenes with birds fluttering around also are good videos to show cats. Ad... More »

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