Pets are defined as the species of animals that can be owned, domesticated and kept by the human beings indoors as their companion that can provide them protection and the benefits that can improve or enhance their physical, social, mental and emotional health. Pets can also be called as companion animals, and the most popular pets, such as the cats, dogs, ferrets, house rabbits, hamsters, gerbils, fancy rats, white mouse, chinchillas, guinea pigs, parrots, canaries, corvids, parakeets, hermit crabs, tarantulas, frogs, tropical fishes, gold fish, snakes, lizards and turtles, are commonly selected by the people as their companion in life due to their playful, lovable and loyal personalities, and their appealing, attractive and charming appearances.
Cats are one of the most popular pets of the people in every parts of the world, and they are being chosen and valued by the people as their companions for their ability to hunt the household pests, such as rats, cockroaches and mice, and this pests are called as vermin. Each and every pet cats have their natural and physical characteristics, skills and attributes, and that includes their teeth that can kill small preys such as pests, sharp retractable claws, strong and flexible body, ability to see in near darkness, ability to hear sounds in both low and high frequencies, better sense of smell, and quick reflexes. Pet cats are considered as social species and they tend to communicate with their owners or guardians by using the different kinds of vocalizations, such as growling, grunting, mewing, purring, trilling and hissing, as well as their body language and their pheromones. The different behaviors of pet cats may vary on their breeds, and those includes their elimination habits, body language, hunting, grooming, urine marking, face rubbing, communication, aggression, and play. The capacity and the ability of the cats to respond to training cues; to solve problems; to adapt to its environment; and to acquire new behavior that can be applied to their previously learned knowledge to their communication needs, is what compromises the intelligence of each and every domesticated cats. Each and every pet cats have their own basic needs in life which should be provided to them by their owners and guardians, and examples of those needs includes enough sleep and rest, food, water, milk, proper grooming and regular baths, regular visit to veterinarians or pet stores, and pet accessories and devices, like toys, beddings, wire and slicker brush, metal-toothed comb, carrier, food and water bowls, collar, scratching posts, and kitty litters. The responsibilities of each and every owners and guardians to their pet cats includes providing them with multiple and separated key environmental resources, such as their basic needs; providing them with a safe and secured place; providing them the opportunity for predatory behavior and play; providing them an environment that tends to respect the importance of the cat’s sense of smell; and lastly, is providing them a consistent, predictable and positive human-cat social interaction.