Category: Pet Sleep Habits

  • How many hours does a cat sleep?

    How many hours does a cat sleep

    How many hours does a cat sleep? The answer to that question depends on the individual cat. Generally, cats sleep 79 minutes out of every 104. Their sleep cycle is polyphasic, with shorter bursts of sleep between periods of activity. They spend longer periods of sleep at night than they do during the day, but […]

  • When to put a cat to sleep with hyperthyroidism?

    When to put a cat to sleep with hyperthyroidism

    There are many ways to tell if your cat has hyperthyroidism. The quality of life of your cat will be impacted in a variety of ways, and the end result is usually death. X-rays and treatment can help you determine if your pet has the disease. But when is it time to put your cat […]

  • Why does my dog sleep on his back?

    Why does my dog sleep on his back

    Do you often wonder why your dog sleeps on his back? This funny position can mean a lot of different things, including demonstrating trust and affection toward you. It also helps to regulate your dog’s temperature and allows free limb movement. This position also lets your dog know that you are the boss. If you’re […]

  • Why does my dog sleep so much?

    Why does my dog sleep so much

    Depending on the breed, your dog may sleep anywhere between twelve and fourteen hours a day. But some breeds may sleep more than others. What’s more, stress can affect your dog’s sleeping pattern. Here are some things you can do to help your dog get a good night’s rest. Your dog’s diet can also play […]

  • Why does my cat sleep on me?

    Why does my cat sleep on me

    If your cat often sleeps on your lap, don’t worry. Your cat is probably just being normal. Cats that sleep on their owners are usually highly attached to their humans and are looking to strengthen their relationship. Spend some time watching your cat to see what she prefers. You may notice that she clings to […]