At the tip of each whisker there is a sensory organ called a proprioceptor. The proprioceptors send messages to the cat’s brain and nervous system. A cat’s whiskers are so sensitive that they can even register slight changes in air currents. Whiskers help a cat to navigate in narrow or dark areas.
Best Friends is hosting the No More Homeless Pets Conference to be held October 25-28, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Early registration is $275, a $50 savings off the regular registration fee. Registrations for this event have begun. The 2012 Conference begins on Thursday and ends Saturday with optional workshops free on Sunday for registrants. […]
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Large males can be up to 18 in., females 12 in. Youngsters clean other fish to be ignored, adults will hide when introduced to avoid aggressive fish. Minimum tank size is 132 gal. Best kept singly unless the tank is large enough to accommodate a pair. Found in the Red Sea and East Africa. List […]