Book • Understand your pet cat through this beautifully illustrated guide.
New cat owners can get insights to what cats really want and need through this handy book filled with adorable illustrations.
What is it?
As the title suggests, What Cats Want: An Illustrated Guide for Truly Understanding Your Cat gives the lowdown on intriguing cat behaviour. It is divided into 6 chapters: The Body and Its Mysteries, Detective Work, Everyday Care, Making Your Cat Happy, Creating a Cat-Friendly Home, and A Long and Happy Life.
Who’s behind it?
The book was written by Dr Yuki Hattori, who is said to be Japan’s leading cat doctor.
How much is it?
The paperback version costs 12.78 USD via Amazon US, while the Kindle version costs 13.99 AUD via Amazon Australia.
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Why is it awesome for stay-at-home parents?
The book is a good read for first-time parents of indoor cats as well as people who want to learn more about caring for cats. It presents the 10 basic rules for understanding cats, then delves deeper into each topic. “Whiskers are practical as well as impressive,” “interpreting their miaows,” and “love of tight spaces” are examples of subtopics discussed in the book.