Cats are one of the most popular pets in the world, so you should better know your favorites and stop believing in popular misconceptions. Key myths: 1. A cat can fall from a height without risk to health. This ability does not have any animal on the planet. There is a shock factor here: after a stressful situation, the pet tries to get away from the place of fall to hell, so for some time it does not feel pain. […]

A researcher at an educational institution in Kyoto Akiko Takaoka made a very surprising discovery after studying the behavior of four-legged animals. As it was found, animals are able to quickly recognize fraud on the part of people, for this reason they behave cautiously. The scientist manipulated empty and food-filled dishes. As a result, dogs reacted very quickly to people's gestures, but became aggressive if they were deprived of a certain sequence. The most striking thing is that at the […]

Scientists have long studied the properties of animals to positively affect human health. Which pets turned out to be the most “useful”: 1. Cats. Their healing properties have been known since time immemorial. Cats can really treat humans better than other animals. The cat’s ability to establish heart rate and blood pressure has been scientifically proven. Also, communication with cats will help get rid of bad mood, depression and mental disorders. 2. Dogs. Their saliva has an excellent antimicrobial effect. […]

Researchers from the Ben-Gurion University in Israel have created a special vest that can be controlled using the console. The vest is worn on the dog, then activated, after which the dog can be controlled using the remote control – to give commands that the pet easily performs. Microscopic vibration motors that are located on a special vest on the top, in the back area, as well as on the sides are embedded in the vest. Every time when the […]

Researchers at the University of Oregon argue that in reality, cats are not selfish – this is all a myth. Academics conducted a study where more than 50 cats from pet shelters took part. During the experiment, the four-legged participants were kept in an isolated room: there were no people, no food, no toys, no smells. After a certain time, the cats were given the choice of getting human affection or toys, food. As a result, it was found that […]

Israeli scientists have created a device with which you can control your pet from a distance. New development owned by engineers from the University of David Ben-Gurion in the Negev. It is noted that the device for remote control consists of a special vest, as well as 4 vibration motors with soft lining. Vibromotors must fit snugly to the animal's body in order to control the animals using a microcontroller. Researchers have already managed to test the vest on the […]

Researchers at the University of Washington came to the conclusion that a few minutes of communication with dogs and cats leads to a decrease in the level of stress in humans. Participants in the experiment were students at Washington University, who spent 10 minutes a day with animals. The study found that contact with dogs and cats several times allowed to reduce the level of the stress hormone. In addition, scientists have found that communication with animals has a positive […]

The theory that cats can save people from cancer is on the verge of fantasy. However, academics discovered an interesting pattern by analyzing the reports of sudden healings from oncology – most of those who recovered were cozens. As the patients themselves described, their cats, before eating, even if they received food, rubbed against the benefactor’s feet, uttering a loud rumble. Besides the fact that such people had their own animals, they also fed the homeless, who did exactly the […]

Researchers from the Liverpool Institute are interested in the question of why and whom dogs attack more often. And, as it turned out, it is men who are the victims of quadrupeds, and women in exceptional cases. Moreover, the probability of an attack on men is 1.8 times more than women. The author of the scientific work Curry Westgart argues that the calmer the person, the less likely it is that he will become a victim of a dog. The […]

Researchers from Britain have found out which animals people dislike or fear most in the world. A study was conducted where about 2 thousand people took part. The subjects had to evaluate 24 photos with animals, the appearance of which often causes unpleasant emotions. As a result, the most negative ratings received images of the spider – the first place. Moreover, 19% of participants have a panic fear of these insects. The second place was taken by poisonous vipers and […]