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Smart Guide to Understanding Your Cat (Smart Guide)

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Publisher Comments:

Gandhi said The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.If you were to take a survey of America's domestic cats, they would say quite definitely that America is the Greatest of Nations Of course most of them don't remember ancient Egypt where Cats were thought to be gods, quite literally. However, from what we see of American cat behavior, many of our little beauties think they are still gods. But, attitude or not, how we love them The Smart Guide to Understanding Your Cat is an easy-to-read, comprehensive and enjoyable handbook that will give you new insights into the cat(s) in your life: how they think, how they express affection, how they make choices, and why they do what they do. Among the topics covered in this many-faceted guide will be: The many meanings of a cat's body languageChoosing a cat that's right for youCan a feral cat be tamed?What a cat should NOT eatCaterwauling in the night and raising kittensMaking your home cat-friendlyHaving fun with your catCaring for the older catAnd lots more, even how to start a cat-loving club.

Synopsis:

With a wealth of practical information, this comprehensive and enjoyable handbook will provide cat owners with new insights into their pets: how they think, how they express affection, how they make choices—in short, why they do what they do. Among the topics covered in this multifaceted guide are how to choose the appropriate breed for a particular lifestyle or personality, how create a cat-friendly home, how to raise kittens, and how to make an adopted cat feel at home. Additional sections discuss how to interpret a cats body language, what cats should not eat, whether it is possible to tame a feral cat, how to care for an aging or ailing cat, and how to have fun with a cat. Numerous photographs and illustrations—including original illustrations by the author—are scattered throughout the book, making this an informative and visually appealing resource for any reader owned by a cat.

About the Author

Carolyn Janik is the author of more than 20 nonfiction books primarily on the topic of real estate and housing, but also on animals, art, and photography. Her work has been featured in many magazines, including Family Circle, Money Magazine, Parade, and Redbook, and she has appeared on Good Morning America and the Today Show as well as many other local and national television and radio programs. She lives in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780983442189
Author:
Janik, Carolyn
Publisher:
Smart Guide Publications Inc.
Subject:
Pets-Cats by Breed
Subject:
PETS / Cats / General
Subject:
Cats - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Smart Guides
Publication Date:
20120331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7.5 in

Related Subjects

Engineering » Construction » General
Engineering » Home Construction » General
Pets » Cats » Care and Ownership
Pets » Cats » Cats by Breed
Pets » Cats » General

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With a wealth of practical information, this comprehensive and enjoyable handbook will provide cat owners with new insights into their pets: how they think, how they express affection, how they make choices—in short, why they do what they do. Among the topics covered in this multifaceted guide are how to choose the appropriate breed for a particular lifestyle or personality, how create a cat-friendly home, how to raise kittens, and how to make an adopted cat feel at home. Additional sections discuss how to interpret a cats body language, what cats should not eat, whether it is possible to tame a feral cat, how to care for an aging or ailing cat, and how to have fun with a cat. Numerous photographs and illustrations—including original illustrations by the author—are scattered throughout the book, making this an informative and visually appealing resource for any reader owned by a cat.

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