What is a Domestic Shorthair Cat?

Posted at June 8, 2023 in Blog by Slava Darozhkin

Ever found yourself gazing into the mysterious eyes of a cat and wondering about its lineage? If it doesn't sport a luxurious mane like a Persian or the distinct patterns of a Bengal, you might just be looking at a Domestic Shorthair (DSH). But what exactly is a Domestic Shorthair cat?

Is a Cat Safe With A Newborn / Infant?

Posted at February 6, 2020 in Blog by Corinna Underwood

There is a persisting myth that cats are not safe with newborns and should not be allowed to live in the same house. This notion comes from an old wife’s tale which dates back several hundred years. According to the tale, cats are drawn to newborns by them smell of milk. A cat will try to get into an infant’s crib and suck out the child’s breath. There is no truth in the claim that cat’s suck out babies’ breath. However, it is possible that a cat may accidentally suffocate a newborn by snuggling too closely, so it is best not to allow a cat near your sleeping infant unsupervised. Despite this, many people have a cat and a young...