Although cats are often misunderstood, they are intelligent and loveable. Plenty of new techniques can help improve the quality of life for cats.
Follow the books below to understand your cat better and develop a stronger relationship with them. You’ll also find plenty of scientifically-sound advice and sage suggestions if your cat has behavior problems.
Cat Sense: The Feline Enigma Revealed
In his authoritative book, Dr. John Bradshaw shows us how feline science can help us understand their behavior and biology.
This book explores the history and geographic origins of the domesticated cat. It also covers the various aspects of their social lives and behavior.
The book features illustrations designed to help you better understand your cat. There are also text boxes that provide additional information and tips. This is a must-read for anyone who wants to see their cat in a new light.
The Inner Life of Cats: The Science and Secrets of Our Mysterious Feline Companions
In The Inner Life of Cats, Thomas McNamee provides a comprehensive overview of feline science, focusing on the development of cats and their early life stages. He also shares the story of Augusta, a cat he rescued from the snow.
In the book, Thomas talks about his efforts to find Dr. Eileen Karsh, a psychologist who has written a significant piece of feline development research that is no longer available.
The Trainable Cat: How to Make Life Happier for You and Your Cat
The book, written by Dr. John Bradshaw and Dr. Sarah Ellis, starts by saying that we can improve the lives of our feline companions by teaching them to cope with certain things typically disliked by them.
The book begins with a comprehensive overview of how cats learn, and it goes on to teach you the necessary skills to improve the quality of life for your feline companion. The next chapters are dedicated to training your cat in various aspects of their life. These include getting on with other cats, training them to be handled, and going to the veterinarian.
The Cat Personality Test: How Well Do You Really Know Your Cat?
The book is full of fun facts and anecdotes about your cat. Dr. Lauren Finka has used the knowledge of feline science to create a series of quizzes that you can take with your feline to test their personality. The results will provide you with suggestions on how to improve your pet’s confidence.
The quizzes are designed to help you identify the ideal cat for your household. They also cover various topics, such as your relationship with your feline and how well cats get along with one another. The Science Corner features discussions about recent studies related to feline development.