Once upon a time lived in Rostov-on-Don a very ugly kitten. Or rather, not a kitten, but a cat Barbara. Barbara lived on the street and, of course, like all kittens, she dreamed of finding a home and owner. But the people who would have taken Barbara for themselves were in no way. Perhaps because the cat looked sick – small, thin, and also half bald. And Varvara had to live – until the nearest frost, if she had not met a kind woman Elena Kovaleva. Continue reading
“And today our cat gave birth to kittens yesterday. Kittens have grown a little bit, but they don’t want to eat from a saucer. ” Remember these children’s poems? Yes, cats are very prolific. They are able to reproduce from 6-10 months of age, and bring 6 or more kittens at the same time three times a year.
Sexual arousal usually occurs 2 times a year. Continue reading
Of all the animals domesticated by humans, it is perhaps the domestic cat (in a scientific way – Félis silvéstris cátus) today has one of the most privileged positions. And, like the dog, refers to the so-called companion animals, living in close proximity to humans.
However, it does not lose its natural instincts and is able to efficiently catch small game. Continue reading