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September 2, 2014

Cat Byte: Choose the Right Scratching Posts

04.08.12 When searching for perfect scratching posts for your cat, look for scratchers with solid bases that won’t fall over in the middle of a scratching session. Also, because cats love to stretch while scratching, find posts that are tall enough for the cat to have a satisfying full-length stretch.

Communication Cat Byte: Signature Stamps

03.25.12 Cats have scent glands on the bottom of their paws. Whenever they scratch an object they are broadcasting information about themselves and marking territory.

Cat Claw Byte: Why Cats Scratch Objects

03.18.12 In addition to giving themselves manicures, cats scratch objects to mark territory, they also scratch when stressed, playing and stretching. Because scratching is a natural behavior, strategically place scratching posts and horizontal scratchers throughout your house.