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General Characteristics of Cats

General Characteristics of Cats Solitary but can be social with other cats. May resent the presence of another cat. Nocturnal, often sleep in the day and active at night. Climbing and scratching vertical surfaces are natural behaviours. Be sure to offer vertical and horizontal acceptable scratching surfaces to minimize damage to your furniture. Cats have…
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General Characteristics of Dogs

General Characteristics of Dogs Dogs are social animals and have a pecking order. Dogs live in packs and as the owner/caregiver, you are the pack leader. Commit to the role. Socialization is critical for puppies or behaviour problems as adults are likely (fearful, aggression). It is important that puppies are not left alone for extended…
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