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Rademenes The 'Nurse cat' Lends A Paw To Veterinarians At Polish Animal Shelter in Bydgoszczy. GoPro: Lions - The New Endangered Species? The Healing Power of Cat Purrs [Infographic] By Micaela Lacy|source: Jul 21st, 2013 Those crazy cat ladies might be onto something.

The Healing Power of Cat Purrs [Infographic]

According to today’s infographic, our feline friends provide us with more than just emotional support. House cats may actually be contributing to our physical well-being. When a cat purrs within a range of 20-140 Hertz, nearby humans may be therapeutically benefiting from these vibrations. Purring has been linked to lowering stress, decreasing symptoms of Dyspnoea, lessening the chances of having a heart attack, and even strengthening bones.

Pet therapy is apparently gaining momentum in many medical communities, and according to Animal Planet’s website, there is scientific research that suggests pet owners live longer than those without pets. It seems that our own animals have the ability to relieve us of our troubles, or at least make our worries seem less important. 1.2k. TOP. Vaccination (ANIMAL) by Catherine O'Driscoll (posted with permission) A team at Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine conducted several studies (1,2) to determine if vaccines can cause changes in the immune system of dogs that might lead to life-threatening immune-mediated diseases.

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They obviously conducted this research because concern already existed. It was sponsored by the Haywood Foundation which itself was looking for evidence that such changes in the human immune system might also be vaccine induced. It found the evidence. Heartbreaking photo: Mother cat walks through flames 5 times to save kittens from building fire in Brooklyn, New York. A small, but legendary moment.

Heartbreaking photo: Mother cat walks through flames 5 times to save kittens from building fire in Brooklyn, New York.

Photo. In Buddhism, they hold up a mother’s love as an ideal reference point for all of us, in how we should regard all fellow sentient beings. Everyone. Mother cat walks through flames 5 times to save kittens from building fire in Brooklyn, NY. (i.imgur.com) “On March 30, 1996, Scarlett and her five kittens were in an abandoned garage allegedly used as a crack house in Brooklyn when a fire started from undetermined causes. An Engineer's Guide to Cats. The incredible story of how leopard Diabolo became Spirit - Anna Breytenbach, "animal communicator". - StumbleUpon. Yoga with Hayward and cat. The cat traps worked… Pets (Ask Teal Episode with Teal Scott about Domesticated Animals) CATS - Cat Facts. Favourite Cat Quotes through Time.

Man has always been intrigued and fascinated with the cat so it's not surprising that there are so many cat-related quotes throughout time.

Favourite Cat Quotes through Time

This is a selection of some of my favourite quotes that I have collected over the years that I know all feline lovers will enjoy. This page will be updated with new quotes from time to time so please feel free to come back again soon! "In the beginning, God created man, but seeing him so feeble, He gave him the cat. Simon's Cat in 'Double Touble' Baker Cat! Take two cats at bedtime. Every so often, I trip across yet more evidence about the extraordinarily holistic grand design of our world.

Take two cats at bedtime

Today that astounding little factoid had to do with why exactly cats purr. Dr. David Williams, the American medical researcher, biochemist and chiropractor, recently wrote about some fascinating research from the Fauna Communications Research Institute in Hillsborough, North Carolina, a group devoted to animal acoustical sounds, who decided to investigate the very fundamental question of exactly why cats purr. Survival mechanismAlthough most of us believe cats purr to give voice to joy or contentment, cats also purr when they are under stress – when they are caged, or injured, or even during the rigors of birth. We Love Friday!- Fancy Featured Felines. When I was a little girl, my mom got me the best birthday present ever: a newborn long-haired Persian kitten.

We Love Friday!- Fancy Featured Felines

Although my parents referred to her as “The Cat from Hell” since she gave us and our entire neighborhood ringworm- to the point that my dad and I got our rashes photographed for medical books- on top of being deaf, having an over-production of eye gunk in her 2 different colored eyes, chronically peeing on my mom’s new carpet, and having ear mites, I loved that cat to pieces. So much so that I still associate the entire Mariah Carey Christmas album (“Miss You Most at Christmastime”, “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),” “All I Want For Christmas Is You”, etc) and “Always” by Bon Jovi with crying in my room in hopes that she would return after she ran away. WTF Cats. Stirring Trouble Internationally provides an witty, alternative viewpoint on todays ne. Browse > Home / Word From The Editor / For All You Cat Lovers: How My Late Cat, Puss, Taught Me The Secret Of Life And Death This is an article for people who love cats. Those of you who do not like them, will not understand what I am about to tell you.

So you might as well not read this at all. Go do something worthwhile, like watch Big Brother on the box or eat some frozen food with an expired ‘use by’ date.Right, now that we have disposed of people who have no idea what cats are about, let me proceed with my tragic and yet life ascertaining story. I had a cat called Puss, who walked into my house out of nowhere one day, in December 1999, when I was very ill, having collapsed from nervous exhaustion, aggravated by a mild heart attack.

I was startled at first, but the cat was so beautiful and he had such unusual eyes that I got over the element of surprise quickly. We got to talking soon, with me doing the talking and the cat listening. The next several days were unbearable. The 20 Best Cat Towers. We Love Cats!: Pet Project. Best Of Cats ChillinThe Mapping of a Cat's Brain. The dog may be wonderful prose, but only the cat is poetry.

Jason's Everlasting Recipes: Tips for the Pets. AsthmaIf your dog or cat has asthma and if they are on the heavy side, time to put your pet on a diet! Yep, that extra weight is making it harder for your pet to breath. Ask your vet to suggest a good low fat pet food. Next, get a humidifier. This will help your pet to breath easier. If your kitty has asthma, don't use the clumping kitty litter. Cats Don't Care. Ninja Kittehs! Cat versus human. Cat Yoga. Turkish Van "Tater" in Tub. Turkish Van cats. Turkish Van cats grooming Although Turkish Van cats are longhaired cats, their coat is made up of a silky texture that hardly succumbs to tangles.

Turkish Van cats

A grooming performed once a week should be quite sufficient in removing any loose hairs, debris and dander. Use a brush with wire bristles on the one side to remove any tangles and with soft bristles on the other side to remove any remaining fuzz. Make sure that the brush has a satisfying grip; actually I prefer those with elastic grips. However, be aware that their coat sheds considerably during the seasonal change.

Turkish Van kittens care When you introduce a turkish van kittens to your home let them find their own way out of the basket and allow then to explore one room at a time. Rytorps.com. The 25 Most Awkward Cat Sleeping Positions. Cats. Page 7. Ninja cats. 15 Flat Cats. e203281a661bc2444adc89f9ee027985.jpg (JPEG-bilde, 750x750 punkter) - Skalert (88 %) Cats-kitten-sink.jpg (JPEG-bilde, 397x300 punkter) Video.