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Meow do you do? We are your resource for all things cat and all things Litter-Robot: tips and tricks, health and humor, and general feline fun.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

Do cats sweat?

The short answer is, yes, cats do sweat, but not quite like we humans do. Overheating can be a serious issue, so it’s best to take some preventative measures. Although there are a number of ways your cat can cool itself, an overheated cat can be medically problematic.

Cat Facts

Calmest Cat Breeds

Whether your kids have moved out and you are relishing that new-found peace, or you have young children that need a playful and tame companion, some cats better than others. If you’re looking for a cat with a demeanor on the calmer side you may want to look into these breeds.

Cat Facts

Can cats drink milk?

Is milk healthy for your kitty? The short answer is that while cats can drink small amounts of milk, their digestive systems are not equipped with the right enzymes to handle it.

Cat Training

Why Do Cats Spray?

Cats spray to mark their territory to gain control in situations that feel threatening or upsetting. Contrary to popular belief, cats are more likely to avoid direct confrontation. Instead, they leave messages for the offender as a way to show who’s boss. Read to help your cat feel comfortable.

Cat Facts

Why Do Cats Use Litter Boxes?

Why do cats like litter boxes? To avoid being eaten or attacked by predators, ancestral cats had to cover up their tracks. The ones who had higher fitness, or who were more likely to survive and reproduce, knew that they needed to hide their waste in order to mask their scent.

Cat Facts

High-Energy Cat Breeds

If you’ve been looking to adopt a cat, but you want an especially high-energy breed, then you’re in luck. Find out about high energy cat breeds, such as the Burmese, Ocicat, Toyger and more.

Cat Facts

Why Do Cats Have Whiskers?

Ever wonder why your cat has whiskers? Turns out that they’re not just meant to give your cat a more majestic look. Your cat’s whiskers actually serve a few vital functions in their everyday comings and goings.

Cat Facts

A Cat’s Ears And Hearing

A cat’s ears do even more than just help it hear. The trusty sources at Animal Planet have delivered some really fascinating and even surprising facts about cats’ ears and their sense of hearing.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

Why Does My Cat Drool?

Your cat may let a little bit of saliva dribble out when very comfortable or very nervous. However, significant drooling is not a result of your cat smelling your delicious cooking, but more typically a sign of some potentially serious health issue.

Cat Facts

Biggest Cat Breeds

If you’re looking for a terrifically enormous cat to cuddle up with, then you should take a gander at these impressive felines. These breeds are at the top of every “Biggest Breeds of Housecat” list, and for good reason.

Cat Facts

Smallest Cat Breeds

If you’re in the market for a particularly tiny kitty, then you may be interested in any of these smallest cat breeds. If you want a cat that will look and feel like a kitten forever, you may want to give these breeds a try!

Cat Facts

What Does Catnip Do To Cats?  

There’s no denying the joy that is brought about (both for you and your cat) when you introduce a little catnip into your kitty’s playtime. So what does catnip do to cats to get them so darn riled up? Read all about catnip and discover its properties.