Predatory behavior in Cats - Lytle Vet

Predatory Behavior in Cats

With the exception of lions, most members of the cat family are solitary hunters that hunt alone and primarily at night. The cat’s earliest association with human beings, about 11,000 BC, was probably uninvited but tolerated because of its usefulness in rodent control. Predatory aggression in domestic cats today continues to provide a valued service. Predatory behavior in cats is …

Signs of flea‑bite allergy in cats - Lytle Vet Clinic

Flea-Bite Allergy in Cats

Flea-Bite Allergy in Cats General Information Signs of flea‑bite allergy result from hypersensitivity (allergy) to flea saliva. In an allergic cat, the bite of a single flea may cause a serious problem. Extensive skin damage may result from the cat’s biting, licking, and scratching. Although flea‑bite allergy can be treated, it often recurs because flea eggs may hatch up to …