Felines, being such individuals, have accumulated a great deal of cat mythology and folklore from various parts of the world. These beliefs show a great deal of variety, which is not surprising, as cats have such distinct personalities and characteristics. You have probably heard the myth that it is not wise to let a cat … Read more A Discussion Of Cat Mythology And Folklore
Though your cat can’t speak your language, he has many ways to communicate. He uses various parts of his body to send different messages. Learn to interpret these body movements and positions and you will be better able to communicate with your furry buddy. So, for starters, what does your cat’s tail say? It is … Read more What Does Your Cat’s Tail Say?
Greetings to you two-legged website visitors. Your literate cat, Lucinda, is here to review a story for you. It’s from the book, “The Personality of the Cat,” edited by Brandt Aymar. It’s a story written by Murray Robinson called “Danger – Crazy Cats.” Mr. Robinson tells of several of his adventures with cats who have … Read more Lucinda Discusses Cats And Personality
Sometimes our four-legged friends give service beyond what we expected. We are wise to love our cats well, as they may provide a heroic service at some time. Here are some examples of these super hero cats that you may enjoy, as I certainly did. Our first story is about a little Italian cat named … Read more Stories About Super Hero Cats
As with humans, the skin is the largest organ on your cat’s body. It is the job of the skin on a cat to provide a protective barrier against weather, to regulate its temperature, and to give the cat its sense of touch. The skin can be 12 to 24% of the animal’s body weight, … Read more Learn About The Fur Coat And The Skin Of A Cat
Hello, fellow cat enthusiasts. Did you know I’ve published a new ebook called “12 Popular Cat Breeds”? If you would like your own personal copy, I’d love to send you one. It’s quite easy to get your own ebook. Look at this website, https://theliteratecat.com. Look at the top of the page at the top navigation … Read more Have You Received Your Free Gift?
Since I just wrote a post on some of the common ailments that can affect cats, I thought it might be helpful to tell you what signs to watch for in your cat. How can you tell if your cat is sick? It isn’t always easy. You will see in my list of references at … Read more How Can You Tell If Your Cat Is Sick?
We want our fur babies to be happy and healthy, of course. It’s not fun thinking that they could get sick. It is helpful, therefore, to know what are common cat health issues. If we know the signs, we are better prepared to help kitty return to health. Let’s take a look at some common … Read more What Are Common Cat Health Issues?
Hello, two-legged visitors! Greetings to you from Lucinda, your literate cat. A reader recently submitted a question to me, which I am happy to answer. The question relates to the issue of the cat vs. the dog. The visitor wanted to know which I thought was superior, and why. I did some thinking (sometimes our … Read more Lucinda Discusses The Issue Of The Cat Vs. The Dog
The Birman, which is known as the sacred cat of Burma, is a very handsome cat. It has the mask and coloring of a seal point Siamese, but with long fur and four white feet. Its fur is not as long as a Himalayan’s, but it is silky and more like that of the Angora. … Read more Birman Cat Breed Information