Pet Behavior Basics: Decoding Your Cat and Dog

Presents

Have you ever wondered why your cat follows you into the bathroom, or whether or not your puppy thinks you are his mother? We shine a light on the complex processes pets use to make decisions and reveal the emotional lives of dogs and cats. From the basics of canine and feline cognition to identifying the signs of true bonding, the articles in this guide showcase the most sought-after advice by pet parents who want to know more about what their best friends are thinking and feeling.

Happy kitten likes being stroked by woman's hand.
How Do Cats Choose Their Favorite Person?
Cats
Isn't he so cute?
How Do Dogs Choose Their Favorite Person?
Dogs
cat on a bed feet of a person
Why Does My Cat Sleep Next To Me?
Cats
Close up image beagle snout in his owner bed
Why Does My Dog Sleep Between My Legs?
Dogs
Cute dog jack russel terrier sitting in the kitchen floor
Why Does My Dog Follow Me Everywhere?
Dogs
Cat on a toilet
Why Does My Cat Follow Me To The Bathroom?
Cats
beautiful young woman with a cat
Does My Cat Think I'm Its Mother?
Cats
Beautiful young woman playing with a puppy
Does My Puppy Think I'm His Mom?
Dogs
Closeup of an orange cat sleeping
Signs a Cat Has Bonded With You
Cats
Happy senior man sitting on bench and embracing his dog outdoors in park in city.
Signs That a Dog Has Bonded With You
Dogs
Portrait Of Cute Kitten Standing On Floor
Cat Age Chart: How to Convert Cat Years Into Human Years
Cats
Smiling corgi dog
The Correct Way to Calculate Dog Years
Dogs