I allow Ann to work on Cats for Kids to keep me in the style I’ve come to enjoy. ~Sleepy Zeise
Felines in General
Cats: Plans for Perfection
Your job: plan the perfect predator. The cat has survived 30 million years of environmental changes. It can see in the dark, is equally at home in trees or on the ground, has claws and sharp teeth. What more could a cat possibly need? National Geographic.
Bringing Your New Cat Home
Congratulations! You are the proud new owner of a cat. No doubt you’re looking forward to years of happy companionship. But what do you do now? From the Humane Society.
Cat of the Day
Take a picture of your cat and nominate it to be “Cat of the Day.”
How to Toilet Train Your Cat
If it’s your chore to clean the kitty litter box, you may want to attempt to train your cat to use the potty instead. Of course, it will still be up to the humans to flush.
Sparkle, the Designer Cat
I’m a purebred Somali cat. This is my site – read my diary, find out about Somali cats, and read lots of info about cats in general. Although my pedigree is impeccable, I only have a little bit of an attitude – I promise!
10 Tips to Keep Your Cat Happy Indoors
It’s a myth that going outside is a requirement for feline happiness. Playing regularly with a cat and providing their entertaining toys can easily satisfy their stalking instinct, keep them stimulated and provide the exercise they need to stay healthy and happy. It also keeps local wildlife safe!
What Color is My Cat?
Cats come in an amazing variety of colors and patterns. It is not unusual to see many different colors in the same litter of kittens. Lots of cat photos, all labeled and sorted by color.
Cat Art & Literature
The Boy Who Drew Cats
When he should have been studying his lessons on his own, the boy drew cats instead. He could not help himself, for he was an artist at heart. A Japanese fairy tale.
Mrs. Jane Tabby can’t explain why her four precious kittens were born with wings, but she’s grateful that they are able to use their flying skills to soar away from the dangerous city slums where they were born. However, once the kittens escape the big city, they learn that country life can be just as difficult!
How to draw a cat
We believe that drawing a cat can be pretty easy if you break it down into some simple steps. If you have a cat of your own, watch it when it’s sleeping or sitting and try to think of the body position in shapes such as circles or ovals.
iPad Proves Ideal Cat Plaything
I’m fairly sure this cat has its claws clipped. iPad screen could get badly scratched if cat claws are long.
Basic Rules for Cats Who Have a House to Run
Humans would have you believe that those lumps under the covers are their feet and hands. They are lying. They are actually Bed Mice, rumored to be the most delicious of all the mice in the world, though no cat has ever been able to catch one.
Cat Age Calculator
Fill out your cat’s current age and click the button to see your cat’s age in human years.
The Cat in Ancient and Modern Egypt
Egyptians loved their cats, and considered them to be protectors of the house. Most cats did not have names: they were just called Ta-Mieuw, or “The Meower”, out of respect for their privacy.
Big Cat Threats
Find out which big cats are endangered.
Caring for the Scotish Wildcat
The Wild Bunch, Jake, Skye, and Maddy, were born at Bayhead Animal Centre, North Uist. Their mother died just after giving birth to them, so their owners had no choice but to hand-rear them. The centre had other wildcat litters to contend with, so kindly donated the youngsters to us.
One of the most fascinating aspects of cat biology is that, from the two-pound black footed cat to the five hundred pound tiger, cats of all variations have one common theme. When you have a cat in your house you live with the essence of a tiger.
Tigers, Lions and Cheetahs
Facts and games from the National Geographic Kids site about the largest wild cats.