• October 11, 2017 /  Dogs and Cats, Uncategorized

    I’ve been compiling a list of famous cats for my website PetNum.com for some time now. I know which my favorites are, but I wondered which are the most famous overall. There are so many great famous cats that I’m doing this in four groups, and then I’ll do a final round with the top cats from those groups.

    The most famous cats (based on online chatter) with names starting with the letter N to Sc are:

    10. Polar Bear, who was the cat in Cleveland Amory’s book “The Cat Who Came for Christmas”

    9. Paulie, from the Non Sequitur comic strip

    8. Patsy, who was Charles Lindbergh’s cat

    7. Orlando the Marmalade Cat, from the series of books by Kathleen Hale

    6. Periwinkle, from the TV series Blue’s Clues

    5. Oscar, the Hospice cat from Rhode Island who can seemingly predict death

    4. Samurai Cat, from the illustrated books by Mark Rogers

    3. Salem from the Sabrina the Teenage Witch TV Series and comic books

    2. Sabbath, from Emily the Strange

    …and the most famous cat on this list is…

    1. Scratchy, from “Itchy and Scratchy” a cartoon within the animated series the Simpsons

    Cats not ranking in the top 10 were Nee chee from Emily the Strange, Nala from the House of Night book series, Napster who was Shown Fanning’s cat, Robert Johnson from Rick Riordan’s Tres Navarre series, Pyewacket from the 1958 movie Bell Book and Candle, Pulcinella who was composer Domenico Scarlatti’s cat, Piccolo who was Albert Schweitzer’s cat, and Peta who was the British Chief Mouser in the 1970s.

    So a nice mix of cats from television (Scratchy, Salem, Periwinkle) and books (Sabbath, Samurai Cat, Polar Bear, Orlando).

    I compiled this list by searching for the names listed on a number of search engines and ranking them by the number of web pages, discussion forums, photos, videos, etc that are available online.

    Check out my complete list of at www.PetNum.com.

  • October 11, 2017 /  Uncategorized, Zoo and Park

    PRESTIGE SUNRISE PARK ELECTRONIC CITY is an extravagant housing venture commenced by a renowned developers Prestige Group in the form of 1, 2, 2.5 and 3 BHK lavishness flats located at Electronics City-Phase-1 subsequent to Cyber Park & Neo Town Road/ Bangalore.

    Considering as a city of electronic gardens & IT parks Bangalore city is also known as Silicon Valley of India. Having establishments of various IT/ITES/ BPOs/ FMCG, automobile, pharmacy/ aviation/ marketing & research growth industry as well as numerous reputed educational institutes Bangalore city has been remodelled into a glorious metropolitan region that is constantly demanding for more spacious accommodations or high end settlements in affordable price range. Providing peaceful shelter to the people of every class comes from different areas of the country Prestige Sunrise Park housing venture has been set as a stunning landmark venture among other property venture of the city.

    Having rising number of neighborhoods & townships ventures mesmerizing city PRESTIGE SUNRISE PARK BANGALORE development of this region in the form of remarkable housing apartments such as villas, penthouses/ independent floors, row houses as well as commercial ventures retail spaces/ recreational centers/ plazas/ offices & many more. Offering living spaces within different sizes 1 BHK, 2 BHK/ 2.5 BHK & 3 BHK housing units with 631sqft to 1647sqft floor region Prestige Sunrise Park Electronics City presents sculpture skill of one of the most reputed & leading developer Prestige Group in a professional manner. Also eye-catchy infrastructure & quality living inside these abodes can be countable as an extra added advantage of this venture.

    Enjoying immense greenery & peaceful location of the city Prestige Sunrise Park Bangalore campus is situated in Electronics City-Phase-1 next to Cyber Park & Neo Town Road along with close proximity to Neo Mall, proposed metro station/ Lords Plazza Hotel & Hosur Main Road/ Bangalore. In addition, Sprawled across 25 acres of total land region it is blessed PRESTIGE SUNRISE PARK international level facilities in the form of modern club house/ multipurpose hall/ gated community/ kids play region, more than 80% central green region, jogging track/ round the clock safety, 24 hours power backup/ modular kitchen, various outdoor & indoor gaming facility make this campus more extravagant among other property venture of the city

  • October 10, 2017 /  Dogs and Cats, Uncategorized

    Wild cats include the tigers, lions, cheetahs, leopards and other smaller cats. All these animals belong to one group classification of carnivorous. They will attack and kill at the slightest provocation. Tigers are the largest of the four cats. The second ones are the lions followed by the leopards and then cheetahs. They are the fiercest of all the wild animals and keep all the others in deep fear. They are also capable of attacking humans when they feel threatened.

    Wild cats prefer different habitats. The tigers are likely to be found in the Eastern and Southern Asia. They love habitats that include water and sufficient forest cover. The males are usually heavier in weight than the females. Lions are the kings of the jungle and are mostly found in Africa. The males have manes while the females don’t. They hunt as a group but the males wait for the females to catch a prey and then continue to partake in the meal.

    Wild cats like the leopards are not very easy to be spotted during the day. They hunt in the evening or the early hours of the day. Their eyes flash like car lights at night and during this time they are believed to see very well. They are very powerful and drug their preys on up to the tree top. They climb trees by their back as they closely watch any predator that is approaching. The cheetahs have similar characteristics with the leopards but they can be easily tamed. However they don’t spend time on the trees like the leopards.

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  • October 9, 2017 /  Uncategorized, Zoo and Park

    Gir national park and Gir wildlife sanctuary is also known sasan Gir. Gir national park is located at Junagadh district in Gujarat state of India. It is situated 60 KM to south-west of Amreli and 65 KM to the south east of Junagadh. Gir national park and wildlife sanctuary coveres total areas about 1412 square kilometres which is divided into two parts, one is wildlife sanctuary covering area of 1153 square kilometres and second part which is fully protected region (national park) covers area of 258 square kilometres.
    Gir wildlife sanctuary and is one of the most famous jungles in the world. Full population of Asiatic Lions in the gir national park, thus it is mainly known for its Asiatic Lions and other species of cats family. The Gir National Park was established in the year 1965. Since its beginning several private organizations and NGOs have come forward to further extend and support the Lion breeding plans.
    Before declaring as a national park it was hunting zone for royal family of Junagadh. Even being a protected region its lions population was considerably decreased due to hunting. Taking this into consideration the Lion rehabilitation program was started. This program was fruitful and lion population started increasing. At present there are near about 410 Asiatic lion according to official counting of April 2011.
    The Gir national park is full of the fauna and flora. This park is abundant of the wildlife. There are also finding of animals like Indian hare, black-naped, four-horned antelope, langur, porcupine, blue bull, jungle cats and rusty-spotted cats, jackal, Deer, leopard, sambar chital, striped hyena, wild boar, elephant, chinkara, wild dog, nilgai, monkey and much more.
    You can find 40 different species of reptile, 35 species of mammals and amphibian and 250 several species of birds. You can see large population of marsh and mugger crocodile in Gir national park. You can spot many birds which include the owlet, nightjars, Eurasian eagle, white-eyed buzzard, brown fish, falcon, peacock, parrot, duck, swan, pigeon, and much more.
    507 different species of plant cab be found in the Gir national park. The dominant tree is the teak tree in this forest. It covers about half part of this jungle. Nature lovers can see Kalam, jambu, vad, amli, charal and much more species of trees in this national park. Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary is also sported by seven Rivers.
    Best season to visit
    Best season visit in this national park is November to June.
    For get more information on the Gir National park and wildlife sanctuary, most famous National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries of India please visit our web site (insideindianjungle).

  • October 9, 2017 /  Dogs and Cats, Uncategorized

    As a general cat person, I planned to place together a web page to share some information and facts about a tapeworm in cats. My hope is that by sharing this information and facts, we are able to work together to limit the amount of complications with tapeworms in cats.

    Tapeworms are a parasitic organism which can be also known as cestodes. The tapeworm has two major sections. The very first is the head, known as the scolex. The scolex ordinarily has 4 “suckers” and two rows of “hooks” which can be utilized to attach itself to the intestinal track of its host.attached for the scolex are many tapeworm segments, which are reproductive organs. Because the tapeworm segments mature, new ones are added, pushing the far more mature segments additional back towards the tail. When the tapeworm segments reach the end in the tail, they’re fully matured and fall off the finish and are passed through bowel movements from the host.

    Below can be a detailed chart flow in the life cycle of a tapeworm in cats as well as other animals. As it is possible to see, egg packets are passed by way of the feces of a host in what is referred to as a tapeworm segment. Fleas acquire the egg packets once they are released by the tapeworm segment, in which the flea is then ingested in some way by the cat; commonly by grooming itself. When ingested, the tapeworm in cats attaches itself towards the intestinal tract with the new host and feeds in the nutrients taken in by the cat. As mentioned above, the tapeworm segments grow and eventually break off and are passed by way of the feces, starting the cycle over again. Tapeworms in cats can also be spread to humans.

    There are many tapeworm signs and symptoms in cats to look watch out for. A number of the main signs and symptoms are a loss of weight, stomach challenges, diarrhea, vomiting, convulsing, the cat dragging its bottom across the floor, itching, and racing around. Find out additional about tapeworm signs and symptoms in cats.

    When there’s a tapeworm in cats, it is vital to promptly seek out treatment in order that signs and symptoms do not get worse and bring about more serious well being risks. Tapeworm tabs, a drug identified as Praxiquantel, don’t call for any type of prescription. You may get it at most pet store pharmacies or on line. There are actually also natural options for young kittens or cats that may well not be wholesome. The best treatment is prevention in the first spot. Find out additional about remedies and prevention of a tapeworm in cats.