Cat personality test!

Is your cat your perfect match?

What’s better than an online personality test? An online cat personality test. After testing  about 2,800 domestic cats, researchers found something interesting: Cats are not too different from us humans. Many psychologists subscribe to the theory that all people have five broad personality traits, known as the “Big Five“: extraversion, agreeableness, openness to experience, conscientiousness and…

Why do cats knead?

Why do cats knead?

Cats have many unique and amusing behavioral traits, and kneading is just one of them. Kneading is the motion cats make by rhythmically alternating their paws, pushing in and out against a pliable, soft object (such as a lap). Not all cats knead in the same way; some never push out their claws at all, and…

Why Don’t Cats Like Water?

Here are some of the reasons why many felines avoid water. It’s genetic! Domestic cats are descended from the Near Eastern wildcat that called the Middle East home. This wildcat can still be found today in the deserts of Saudi Arabia and Israel. The regions where the ancestors of house cats lived were arid and they had…

Cat Sanctuary webcam on air!

New WEBCAM on air. Watch our rescues LIVE! As of today, our first webcam will be on air so you can enjoy watching what’s going on in our Sanctuary LIVE! At the moment, you can watch Cat Room 1 LIVE. We’ll keep on expanding our network; Cat Rooms 2 and 3 live streaming will be…

Toronto feral cats’ angel

Over the last four years, Helder Da Silva has racked up over 140,000 km on his car travelling to cat colonies across the city to provide feral cats with food and water. Da Silva, 50, describes himself as a “true animal lover,” with six of his own cats at home and 100 registered under his…