Cats have been the favorite pet in the United States since 1987, when the species overtook dogs, and, as of 2015, there are currently around 500 million domestic cats in the world. A group of adult cats is called a clowd... More »

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Some interesting facts about cats include they have rough tongues that help them clean themselves and enables them to eat certain foods, there are 32 muscles in a cat's ear and there are about 100 different domestic cat ... More »

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Cats, one of the most popular pets in the world today, have been companions to human beings for thousands of years; as of 2015, there are more than 500 million domestic cats worldwide. Although domesticated, these home-l... More »

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Bengal cats were originally developed in 1963 when Jean S. Mill bred domestic cats with asian leopard cats. Because of this unique breeding, the Bengal is the only domestic cat that has rosettes similar to those found on... More »

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The behaviors of domestic cats are a combined product of the domestication process and the natural instincts and tendencies of the cats' wild ancestors. Some cat behaviors are easily understood, such as their propensity ... More »

Cats, one of the most popular pets in the world today, have been companions to human beings for thousands of years; as of 2015, there are more than 500 million domestic cats worldwide. Although domesticated, these home-l... More »

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While it is true that cats come in a variety of types and weights, most healthy, non-obese domestic cats weigh in the range of 8 to 10 pounds. Some breeds are a little heavier, such as the Maine Coon, which weighs 10 to ... More »

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