The Power of Catnip on Cats
Jumping, rolling, licking, purring: catnip can turn cats into bundles of joyful weirdness. But how does it work? Cat in a Flat investigates.
Why Do Cats Chatter at Birds?
One curious aspect of cat behaviour is their tendency to “chatter” at birds. It’s fascinating to watch, but why do cats do it? Cat in a Flat finds out.
Why Do Cats Scratch the Furniture?
Cats claws help our kitties climb, play and defend themselves. But why do cats scratch the furniture, and is there a way to stop it?
What Is My Cat’s Tail Telling Me?
Cats are very good at using their tails to communicate their feelings. Here we list what your cat’s tail is telling you.
How and Why Do Cats Purr?
There is no sound more calming than that of a kitty purring. But why and how do cats do it? Cat in a Flat looks into the secrets of purring.
Why Don’t Cats Like Water?
Cat owners know our furry friends will do almost anything to avoid getting wet. Cat in a Flat looks at five reasons why cats dislike water.
Does my cat miss me when I’m not around?
While some cats may appear completely un-phased by your absence there are plenty of signs, that show how much your cat misses you when you are not around.
Why Do Cats Sleep So Much?
If sleeping were a competitive sport, cats would certainly be in the running for a gold medal. With the average pet cat sleeping for 15 hours a day – and some going for even longer than that …
What Does Your Cat’s Meow Mean?
Cats can be incredibly vocal creatures. But did you know that most of their meows are saved just for us? The only meowing between cats is done between a mother cat and her kittens. The cute little “mew”…
How Cats Express Their Love for You!
It is often said that dogs are mans’ best friend but the bond between a cat and their human is uniquely special. Cats are more subtle in the ways they display affection. Whilst it’s true that they …
Cat Breeds for Different Lifestyles
We all love cats, that’s a given – but how does one cat breed differ from the next? What characteristics are they known for, and which cat breeds might suit your specific lifestyle best? Here are a …
A guide to a cat’s facial expressions
Cats are lovely animals that make great companions. Much like humans, they’re also capable of showing emotion through their faces. Whether you own a cat or are a cat sitter, it’s vital that you take …
Do Cats and Dogs Get On in Short Visits?
Do you have a doggy coming to visit? Cat in a Flat explains everything you need to know about short visits between cats and dogs.
Kids and Kitties: Top Tips for Introducing Cats to Children
Worried about introducing your kids to a new kitty? Cat in a Flat’s tips will help make introducing cats and children a seamless experience!
Cat behaviour – What is your cat really thinking.
Cat in a Flat had a little chat with Anita Kelsey, cat behaviour specialist to get a snapshot into just what your cat is really thinking.… Are they in fact plotting world domination? What are the not …
7 Tips on How to Look After an Aggressive Cat
Not sure what’s the best way to approach an angry kitty? Check out Cat in a Flat’s tips for looking after an aggressive cat.
RSPCA specialist talks about cat’s body language
Cats’ personalities are one of the reasons we love them but how can we spot if a puss is a fiery feline or a mellow moggy? The RSPCA’s resident cat welfare expert Alice Potter gives Cat in a Flat’s …
5 Reasons Why Cats Are Truly Epic!
How many times has your cat made you cry laughing? At Cat in a Flat we believe cats are truly epic, here are 5 reasons why!
Is the Cat Ill or Just a Little Shy?
Do you know a cat who keeps pulling the disappearing act? Cat in a Flat explains how to know if a cat is ill or just shy.