A citizen-science project will examine the microbiome of cats' digestive systems, in both house pets and wild animals.
A furry companion can offer comfort to hospital patients, but new guidelines recommend that only dogs — and not cats — be allowed in hospital pet therapy programs.
A new study has revealed the genetic changes that led cats to become domesticated, and many are related to reward seeking and fear conditioning.
In the American Southwest, where man has continued to build his homes farther from the center of established cities, the urban bobcat has become a common subdivision neighbor.
An amazing video from the Florida Keys shows a curious domestic cat nearly become a midnight snack for an American alligator.
A healthy population of European wildcats lives in the forest around Mount Etna, an active volcano in Sicily, new research shows.
Scientists are looking into cat poop to explore whether a microscopic organism that lives in there could be modified and used as a cancer treatment.
Six rare kittens were recently born at a Scottish zoo, and hidden cameras caught the creatures' first steps outside their nest box.
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