Mythbuster

Mythbuster: Kitten Season Edition

Mythbuster: Kitten Season Edition

Guest Post from Robin Mudge of Playful Kitty   Kitten season has arrived in the northern hemisphere! Cute little purring bundles of joy are showing up everywhere. There are a lot of myths out there about what this really means for cats. Let’s take a look at the truth about kitten season. ... »

SlimKitty Mythbuster | Cats Hate Water

SlimKitty Mythbuster | Cats Hate Water

It’s accepted conventional wisdom that cats hate water…but is that really true? Actually, the answer is NO. There are many cats taht actually love water as can be seen in this video. So why the belief? Well domesticated cats have developed this aversion over time and probably as a result... »

SlimKitty Mythbuster | Grumpy Cat or Are Cats Loners?

SlimKitty Mythbuster | Grumpy Cat or Are Cats Loners?

Is it true that cats are solitary creatures and the prefer to be alone? That’s part of the conventional wisdom isn’t it – cats are crabby and don’t want to interact with you or with other pets. I mean look at Grumpy Cat as an example.   But is it true? Are cats grumpy lo... »

Nine Myths About Black Cats

Nine Myths About Black Cats

This Halloween, we thought it might be wise to help dispel some of the myths surrounding black cats or any cats for that matter. We found a great article offered by the RSPCA (UK’s Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) that busts nine of those myths. Here’s the cat myth... »

Mythbuster: Cats Always Land on Their Feet

Mythbuster: Cats Always Land on Their Feet

One of our favorite features on SlimDoggy is our Mythbuster feature where we take a commonly held belief and look at the true story behind it. Today, we’re going to do the same at SlimKitty and look at whether this is true or false – Do Cats Always Land on Their Feet? Judging by this com... »

Urban Legends : Cats Leave Babies Breathless

Urban Legends : Cats Leave Babies Breathless

Guest Post from Robin Mudge from Playful Kitty Cats often get the short end of the stick in urban legends and myths. Over the course of human history we have associated cats with Satan himself, witches, plagues, and more. Wherever something goes unexplained, another cat myth shows up.   The Leg... »

SlimKitty Mythbuster

SlimKitty Mythbuster

Today we are bringing one of our reader’s favorite SlimDoggy features to SlimKitty: MYTHBUSTERS! This special feature is where we take a commonly held belief about a cat nutritional need, behavior or training method and find the REAL facts. Is it true or is it MYTH?   Today’s SlimKi... »