8 Things Your Cat Loves
Because cats are such smart, sentient creatures, they can have a long list of likes and dislikes. Here are a few basic “likes” of Mr. Whiskers to keep in mind for him to maintain a happy and healthy life!
Mr. Whiskers loves to take naps. On average cats sleep 12 to 16 hours per day so don’t be surprised if he is constantly sleeping through out the day.
Mr. Whiskers loves being groomed and grooming himself. Grooming helps Mr. Whiskers feel relaxed while also keeping him clean and his skin and coat healthy!
Mr. Whiskers loves fresh and nutritious food. Stale food not only tastes bad but also can carry tons of different bacteria. Be sure to store Mr. Whisker’s food in an airtight-sealed container for guaranteed freshness.
Mr. Whiskers loves drinking out of the faucet. Cats love drinking from running water, but you can’t continually keep the water running all day. They now have specially designed drinking fountains for Mr. Whiskers that will keep cool, fresh running water available.
Mr. Whiskers loves scratching and clawing at things. This is one of cats’ basic instincts to sharpen their claws by scratching at different surfaces. It is important to have a scratching post or board for Mr. Whiskers for his daily scratching needs.
Mr. Whiskers loves playtime! Playtime is serious business for cats and it also plays a vital role in their health and development. Make sure you set aside time each day to play with Mr. Whiskers.
Mr. Whiskers loves watching birds. You see him constantly curled up next to the window seal from prime bird watching. Try and set a space for Mr. Whiskers next to the window so he always has a front row seat to the birdies.
Last but not least, Mr. Whiskers loves you! Although cats seem to be independent animals they still need love, attention and companionship. Giving Mr. Whiskers loves daily is one of his favorite things!