17 articles in the category: Cat life
Adopting a second cat at home: Essential tips
Published : 06/15/2021 | Categories : Cat life , Tips and tricks
Adopting a new cat is very exciting. Though, you need to prepare by getting all the right things in order. As part of preparations, you need to clean the pet area, stock on the supplies and get all the reliable toys. The fact is that there are many cats out there that are abandoned or even abused. These lovely animals are looking for someone to give them a reliable home for a chance to love again.
What to expect when your cat is pregnant?
Published : 05/13/2020 | Categories : Cat life
We talk you through the various stages of your cat’s pregnancy, from the first few weeks to the birth. Winter is almost over and it will soon be mating season in the cat world. When female cats reach puberty, which can occur as early as 4 months right through to 18 months of age, they risk falling pregnant if they are not spayed and happen to encounter a handsome male. The period of gestation (or pregnancy) in cats is relatively short.
Why are cats afraid of cucumbers?
Published : 02/20/2020 | Categories : Cat life
When surfing the Internet, you may have already come across a video of a cat getting scared at the mere sight of a cucumber. This one probably made you smile, even if it should not, because if this one is funny for you it is not the case for the cat which is frightened. So why are cats afraid of this harmless cucurbit? Meyou Paris explains what are the reasons that cause your cat to be afraid of a cucumber.
The breeding and mating season in cats
Published : 02/10/2020 | Categories : Cat life
Your cat shows different signs and behavior that you can’t explain. Your cats seems to be suffering, rolls on the floor, shows a real lack of appetite, strong mewlings and her rear train is often raised. Don’t worry, this is his heat period. Meyou helps you understand the behavior during this period at your puppy.
Should I cut my cat's claws?
Published : 12/13/2019 | Categories : Cat life
Should I cut my cat's claws? As you probably already know, the claws of the cat allow him to defend himself or climb during a short getaway outdoors. However, if your cat is an indoor cat, it may be necessary to cut his claws. Indeed, your cat loves to make his claws on your favorite furniture ... Do you have to cut the claws of your cat? Meyou guides you.
How to choose the sleeping of my cat?
Published : 10/16/2019 | Categories : Cat life
People with cats know that our friends are great sleepers! It’s essential for them to in a basket or a cat kennel. Several factors have to be taken into consideration, including age, height, weight and favorite location(s).
5 figures about cats
Published : 03/14/2018 | Categories : Cat life
Here are some surprising figures about cats and their relationship with their human owners! Here at Meyou, we knew that cats were real characters long before Grumpy Cat took the Internet by storm! Whether it involves watching their antics online or simply in real life, we’re crazy about our furry companions. Our companionship with cats dates back thousands of years and, as you’ll see, this bond is becoming increasingly closer.
Common preconceptions about cats
Published : 02/14/2018 | Categories : Cat life
From rumours and half truths to ingrained beliefs that are in fact false, cats are subject to their fair share of preconceived notions. There lots of generally accepted ideas about cats that can sometimes even cause them harm. We have listed a few of the most common below.
5 things your cat can do better than you
Published : 10/25/2017 | Categories : Cat life
At Meyou, we’ve long been convinced that cats are extraordinary animals. And if we look at their physical abilities, it’s not hard to see why. In some instances, they can seem positively “superhuman”! Our feline friends are streets ahead of us in a lot of areas. Here are just a few examples.
Do cats really hate water ?
Published : 08/23/2017 | Categories : Cat life
Not all cats despise water, some are actually great swimmers. We tell you more in this article. Our feline friends have an ambiguous relationship with the liquid element ... They have long had a reputation for not loving water at all. Yet you have probably already surprised kitty fascinated by a tap that flows or watching at length the small pond installed in your garden. Maybe your favorite hairball even likes to play with water or even bathe!
The cat : an animal that is good to our health !
Published : 05/24/2017 | Categories : Cat life
The therapeutic effects of cats are increasingly known and recognised. Thanks to their soothing presence, our feline friends have the power to keep us fit and even to cure us ! Cats want our best! In addition to being ideal companions, our feline friends also have beneficial effects on our health. Cat owners would thus be less exposed to certain conditions or chronic diseases. We'll explain why.
24 hours in the life of a cat
Published : 05/10/2017 | Categories : Cat life
Wondering what your cat can do with his days ? We help you to unravel the mystery. Did you hear about the show "Meet the Kattarshians" ? Launched in early 2017, this Icelandic reality show follows 24/24 the life of kittens. If you have not had time to follow the last episodes, You will find a summary : here are the different activities that occupy the "typical" day of a cat over a period of 24 hours.
Why do cats do that ?
Published : 04/12/2017 | Categories : Cat life
Cats sometimes have behaviours that may seem very strange ... We help you understand them. Cats have not ceased to amaze us. The countless videos that circulate on the internet can testify this: our favorite hairballs can be (very) funny, (somewhat) irritating and sometimes completely incomprehensible! To help you understand their funny fads, we investigated some of the most common behaviours among our feline friends.
Senior cats : How to take good care of them ?
Published : 03/01/2017 | Categories : Cat life
Just like humans, cats need special care and attention when they become older. For our cat friends too, life expectancy has increased considerably. And this is also reflected in the increased symptoms and diseases associated with ageing. Here are some tips to allow Kitty to age in the best conditions.
Food : are cats (too) demanding ?
Published : 02/01/2017 | Categories : Cat life
In terms of feeding, your cat can sometimes seem very demanding. We tell you why. Between kitty and his food bowl, the relationship can sometimes be complex. He loudly demands his meal ... Then he is seen to move away from it haughtily, after having sniffed only a few seconds ! How can this refusal be explained ? And how should we react ? Here are some explanations and tips that can help you deal with this type of situation.
Your cat is stressed if…
Published : 01/25/2017 | Categories : Cat life
The stress of the cat should not be taken lightly. Our advice to spot the signs and treat him. Even if he does not have problems with traffic jams, an overwhelmed e-mail inbox or an annoyed boss, kitty can just like humans be a victim of stress. For domestic cats, stress is not to be taken lightly. It can lead to behavioural or health problems if it is not properly treated.