: ' Pets'

Why Do Cats Lick Their Owners

If you have a pet cat at home that suckles you or licks you frequently, then do not be very happy by assuming that your cat loves you a lot. This behavior may mean something completely [...]

Why Do People Keep Pets

There is increasing number of families keeping pets at their places. You might also be fond of a dog or cat that you have kept in your house. However, did you ever analyze why you gave [...]

Why do dogs chase their tails

Dogs chasing their tails are a common sight and a time honored tradition as well. While normally they do so to avoid boredom emanating from inaction, there are a slew of other reasons that throw a [...]

Why do dogs bury bones

Despite them being our most preferred pets for thousands of years, we still are unaware of the motives behind some seemingly weird behavioral traits and habits of our canine friends. The tendency to bury their bones [...]

Why do dogs have whiskers

Far from being a purely cosmetic feature, whiskers is a highly functional set of stiff hairs found on the sides of dogsā€™ muzzles, which lies embedded deeply into the skin. Each vibrissa has a high concentration [...]

Why do cats purr

All members of the cat family (known as Felidae) including domestic cats, tigers, leopards, lions, cheetahs, jaguars and panthers purr. Purring generally means a tonal buzzing, which alternates between pulmonic egressive and ingressive airstreamĀ (and can go [...]