Mother cats teach their kittens to inhibit biting, so kittens removed from mom at a young age may nip more. Encourage acceptable behavior by offering toys to pounce on instead.read more
Age: 7 or 8
Owner: Lorn Palac
Hometown: Plainfield IL
Likes: being brushed, my iPad where her fish 'live'.
Dislikes: birds that tease her right outside her window
Lorn Palac says:
Violet and her 'twin' sister are from a shelter in Naperville IL. They are very healthy and love to groom each other.
Cat researchers, breeders and others have replaced the old term "alley cat" with this phrase: