Cooinda Cat Resort Blog

Cats Sense of Smell – The Nose Knows

May 4, 2017

Cats learn about their environment by sniffing things out. They have about 200 million odor-sensitive cells in their nostrils, compared with our mere 5 million. The feline nose does more than sniff out food morsels on the kitchen floor. Cats use their noses to communicate with other cats. Each time a cat rubs his scent…

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Roger and Dougal’s Holiday Diary

May 4, 2017

Hi there everyone, Our names are Roger and Dougal! We are beautiful Domestic Shorthair Ginger Tabbies. Roger is the younger of the two at 6 years old, while older brother Dougal is 16 years old. We’re regular guests here at Cooinda and we always stay in our favourite accommodation, the Platinum Paws Suites! We get…

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Italian Cat Proverb: Happy is the Home 

April 9, 2017

Happy is the home with at least one cat. – Italian Proverb

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Cats Hearing – What Did You Say?

April 4, 2017

  Cats can hear much better than humans. They can also hear better than dogs.  They can hear sounds in the ultrasonic range, that is, very high frequencies. The reason cats can hear so much better than us is they have a cone-shaped ear that can rotate like a mini satellite dish to hone in…

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Tip Toes Holiday Diary

April 2, 2017

Hello everyone, My Name is Tip Toes, and I am a lovely elderly lady who is 18 years young. I have been staying in my favourite area (I am a frequent visitor to Cooinda Cat Resort), which has a view from my big window that looks out over the courtyard gardens. I also have tunnels…

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Cat Superiority

March 5, 2017

Dogs eat, Cats Dine! – Ann Taylor

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Cats and their Five Senses

March 4, 2017

  Tune in over the next 5 days to hear all about the cats five senses; hearing, smell, touch, taste and sight. Lets see how they stack up against humans. We will provide you with interesting facts and good stories.

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Cat Emerges from Wildfire in California as a Symbol of Hope

February 9, 2017

    Last Week, September 2015, Hundreds of residents, both humans and animals alike, have been affected by a massive wildfire in California just North of San Francisco. Firefighters battling the Valley Fire, made a startling discovery. There, in one of the hardest hit areas, they found a black cat who somehow managed to survive…

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Cat Quotes: Greater Gift

February 5, 2017

  What Greater Gift than the love of a cat? – Charles Dickens

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Cat Quotes: A Whisker Away

February 3, 2017

  Prowling his own quiet backyard or asleep by the fire, he is still only a whisker away from the wilds. – Jean Burden

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