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Combative Behavior in Cats This combative behavior, feline aggression, is fairly common. Fortunately, not all cats are the same. We are referring to hostile cats here. Their bites are deliberate. They bite when you least expect it. For example, a few months ago I went to visit some friends whose cat likes to sit on the back of the sofa. I walked by the sofa and the cat attacked my arm. It drew blood. Twenty seven percent of cats relinquished to cat shelters is because of aggression. This conduct is fairly common in cats. However, determining the cause is another...

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According to the urban dictionary, toe beans are "the pink squishy pads on the underside of an animal's paws, particularly a cat's, so named for their resemblance to jelly beans."Toe beans are beneficial to cats because they absorb shock.  They walk on their toe beans or, we might say, on their tip toes.  These squishy pads also provide a sweat gland as well as a scent for marking their territory.

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Athletic Cat is a good name for your feline. She can do the high jump without any problem at all. Her high jump is astounding. She can easily compete with the high jumper. But that's not all, she can perform as a ballerina and daintily balance herself on the top of a fence. She has balletic grace. The High Jump of the Athletic Cat The high jump is one of the cat's amazing athletic feats. With the exception of the Maine Coon, domestic cats are not large animals. However with a run-up, cats can jump five or six times their...

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Fingernail and cats claws are both made of a protein called keratin.  They differ in the fact that fingernails attach to skin.  Claws attach to bone.  Cats can also retract their nails.

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Is a Scratching Post Important? The scratching post that you choose for your cat is important. Some cat posts are to high for a kitten. This intimidates the tiny feline. However, full grown cats desire a post high enough to provide a complete body stretch. Poorly constructed posts fall over and destroy the cats interest in it completely. However, a good scratching post made of high quality materials is sturdy and stable. It excites the cat when he digs his claws into that wonderful sisal wrapped post. Scratching Post Location of the Post. A post placed in a solitary spot...

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