A pet is basically defined as species of animals that can be kept, owned and domesticated by the human beings and their families as their companion in life, and can provide them the protection that they need, and the various benefits that can enhance or improve their mental, physical, emotional and social health. Animals that are popularly selected by the people as their pets includes house rabbits, hamsters, gerbils, fancy rats, white mouse, chinchillas, guinea pigs, parrots, canaries, corvids, parakeets, hermit crabs, tarantulas, frogs, tropical fishes, gold fish, snakes, lizards, turtles, ferrets, dogs and cats, and the common reasons for such includes their appearances that can be appealing, attractive and charming in the eyes of the people, as well as their loyal, lovable and playful personalities.
Cats are one of the most popular pets of the people in every parts of the world, and they are being chosen and valued by the people as their companions for their ability to hunt the household pests, such as rats, cockroaches and mice, and this pests are called as vermin. Each and every pet cats have their natural and physical characteristics, skills and attributes, and that includes their teeth that can kill small preys such as pests, sharp retractable claws, strong and flexible body, ability to see in near darkness, ability to hear sounds in both low and high frequencies, better sense of smell, and quick reflexes. It is in the nature of each and every pet cats to be very sociable, and they can communicate with their human owners and guardians by the use of their body language, their pheromones, and their various kinds of vocalizations, like purring, trilling, hissing, growling, grunting, and mewing. There are basically seventy different breeds of cats and their behavior may vary on their own breed, and those basically includes their body language, hunting, grooming, urine marking, face rubbing, communication, aggression, play and elimination habits. The intelligence level of the cats compromises their ability and their capacity to acquire new behavior that can be applied to their previously learned knowledge to their communication needs; to respond to training cues; to solve problems; and to adapt to its environment. Domesticated or pet cats have their own basic needs in life that needs to be provided to them by their guardians and owners, and those needs includes food, water, milk, enough sleep and rest, proper grooming and regular baths, regular visit to veterinarians or pet stores, and pet accessories and devices, like toys, beddings, wire and slicker brush, metal-toothed comb, carrier, collar, scratching posts, kitty litters, and food and water bowls. It is definitely the responsibility of each and every guardians and owners to provide their pet cats with various needs, such as multiple and separated key environmental resources, like their basic needs; a safe and secured place; the opportunity for predatory behavior and play; a consistent, predictable and positive human-cat social interaction; and an environment that tends to respect the importance of the cat’s sense of smell.