Understand Your Cat

Common cat problems and how to resolve them.
Why do cats play?
Clare Hemington looks at different aspects of how cats develop and play behaviour.
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How can I help build my cat’s confidence?
If your cat is shy and nervous, behaviourist Kim Houston shares her advice on how to help build your cat's confidence.
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How do I get my cat used to his new name?
Have you adopted a cat but would like to change his name? We give our advice on whether there's anything in particular…
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Why is my cat biting out her fur?
Has your cat started overgrooming, and you're worried that they are biting and pulling at their fur? Here's our…
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How important is variety to cats?
Ever wondered whether your cat needs more variety in their life, or if they enjoy having a daily routine? Here's some…
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How can I encourage my cat to play?
Do you struggle to get your cat to play with you or with interactive toys? Here's our advice on how to encourage your…
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Why does my cat bite his nails?
Does your cat have a habit of biting their nails? We take a look at why they do this, and whether it’s anything to worry…
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How do cats see in the dark?
Cats are well known for being able to see in the dark, but have you ever wondered how they find their way around in…
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Why do cats have such long whiskers?
Have you ever wondered why your cat has whiskers and why are they so long? Find out why cats have whiskers here...
Understand Your Cat