One of the most common questions we get on this site from owners of younger Bengals is “will my Bengal cat calm down?” Rightly (or wrongly) Bengals have a reputation for having an energetic, active and sometimes rather fierce temperament. You can read more about the temperament of Bengal cats here – we have a … Read moreWill My Bengal Cat Calm Down?
One of the most common “negative” behaviours that Bengal cat owners report to us is excessive scratching. Furniture, carpet, curtains and clothes – you name it, it seems that many Bengals love to scratch it. So how can you avoid this from happening? One way is to provide your cat with a scratching post. But … Read moreDoes My Bengal Cat Need A Scratching Post?
It’s common knowledge that most cats don’t like water. There’s nothing common about Bengal Cats though, so you have to wonder if they might enjoy making a little splash in water. These awesome cats are bred from domesticated cats that have been bred to Asian Leopard Cats, a wild cat that is known to spend … Read moreDo Bengal Cats Like Water?
In a recent article, we looked at how fast Bengal cats can run. Continuing on the theme of Bengal cat athleticism, let’s look at how high Bengal cats can jump. Is your Bengal primed to be the next NBA all-star? Let’s find out! How High Can Cats Jump On Average? The average cat can jump … Read moreHow High Can Bengal Cats Jump?
If you already own a Bengal cat, then you most probably have noticed that your precious pet spends a lot of time sleeping. This isn’t uncommon – most animals (cats included) sleep an awful lot compared to the average human. They are lucky enough not to have to worry about things like work – or … Read moreHow Many Hours A Day Do Bengal Cats Sleep?
Bengal Cats are highly intelligent members of the cat species. These cats tend to like water, much like their wild family members, the Asian Leopard Cat. With their interest in the world around them, they are typically great candidates for teaching to walk on a leash and explore the outdoors with you. It’s important to … Read moreHow To Train A Bengal Cat
Bengal cats are famous worldwide for their unique and interesting personalities. However, we have had a few reader emails and comments in recent months saying “my Bengal cat acts like a dog – is this normal?” (Or words to that effect). Now we’re fairly positive that this doesn’t mean the reader’s Bengal cat is barking, … Read moreMy Bengal Cat Acts Like A Dog – Is This Normal?
If you’ve ever had a cat in the past, then you know that most cats really don’t like water, and they generally like to avoid water, just about at any cost. If you don’t believe me just jump on YouTube and look at videos of what happens when a cat falls in the water – … Read moreDo Bengal Cats Like To Swim?
It’s no great secret that compared to many other breeds of domestic cat, Bengal cats really like water. One thing you may have noticed your Bengal doing is pawing/clawing at water. Here’s a quick example from a YouTube video: But why does your Bengal do this? The answer actually lies in the evolutionary history of … Read moreWhy Does My Bengal Cat Paw At Water?
The Bengal Cat is relatively unique among domesticated cats. Bred from a mix of domesticated cats and their wilder cousin, the Asian Leopard Cat, Bengal Cats are an exotic breed that is gaining in popularity. You might wonder whether or not Bengal Cats, with their rise in popularity, make good pets. Read on to learn … Read moreAre Bengal Cats Good Pets?