10 Reasons Female Cats Make The Best Pet
It is beyond a doubt that having pets at home is nothing short of unconditional love, true companionship, and also emotional support. While it holds true that a pet's gender wouldn’t determine the amount of affection and compassion you shall feel mutually, female pets, in some way or the other, are believed to be uniquely cherished.
The furry-femme more than often showcases distinctive traits that make them an appealing pet. Female Kitties, fondly called Queens, are believed to be a little more devoted to and protective of their masters. They are also affectionate and nurturing than their other counterpart. These angels can foster some really touching moments within the family and make the bonds between themselves and the owners even better. They are, by all means tender-hearted since they are ‘potential mothers’ too.
This International Women’s Day we are offering these souls some much deserved love by talking about the qualities that make them the most desirable pets. You can also look at this special day as a brilliant opportunity to adopt, welcome a sweetheart femme-furry friend home.
Here are 10 brilliant reasons your female Kitty can be your best companion ever!
1. Affectionate –
Female cats are a little more demonstrative of their love and affection towards their pet-parents. They surely make for an enthusiastic and fun-loving companions who have the potential to enhance the lives of their owners simply by being around. As females, they are typically warm. Nonetheless, this level of warmth and affection hinges on many different factors which may also include how they are treated at home by their owners.
2. Strong Maternal Instincts –
With the reputation of being independent and aloof, your lovely kitty can take charge of taking up the responsibilities of nurturing their kittens. With the protective and mindful female instincts, they have a typical way of vending love and care for the younger ones. Hence, this unique character can be a source of peacefulness for humans.
3. Maturity –
Unlike their counterparts, a female kitty is known to mature sooner. They are considered fully grown by 18 months but, some may mature fully even before, 12 months too. If she is neutered at this growth phase she may be able to retain a lot of energy. However, still since they mature by this time, they will come across as wise and quiet.
4. Obedience –
A femme kitty is trusted to be more obedient and simpler to train. They typically display a higher level of focus and a desire to keep their owners content. With their welcoming behaviour and friendliness, they are open to being trained too. Whether it is outdoor activities or litter training, females are convenient to handle as well.
5. Independence –
If your work demands you out of home most of the day-time and you generally have a busy schedule, then you deserve a queen. Female cats are more independent than their male counterparts, making them ideal for busy people.
Your female cat will be relaxed being left behind at home and will voluntarily come up to you happily once you get back.
6. Health Advantages –
Female cats may have health advantages and they can relatively keep you stress-free. Once neutered, they would not go through hormonal changes and this greatly reflects as their calm and composed behaviour. Other than the neutering fees, cat owners usually do not have to worry about shelling more money on their health unless they are pregnant and need vet-care.
7. Better Social Creatures –
Your furrable is a little less dominant and can get along with other pets at home or even strangers. They are known to have a friendlier approach so you do not have to worry about having guests or new faces home.
Your kitty may either get along well with your friends or simply not bother their presence at all. Whatever they do, your family pet won’t stress you out.
8. Playful –
Your Queen loves to play and keep themselves occupied. Like known, they are independent beings and would not need you around all the time, their toys and scratch poles can be their greatest assets.
You may make them feel loved with the toys and other interesting stuff you gift her. Engaging with interactive toys may help mental and physical stimulation in them.
9. Emotional bonding –
Your kitties may bond with you well because of many underlying factors – their motherly and nurturing instincts, their independence that gives humans some time alone too. Even amidst their independence and play-time if a parent is devoted and plays along, there is a scope of even better bonding.
10. Mentor –
Your female kitty will invariably teach you to take responsibilities. You learn to feed them, pet them, play with them, and all at the right time. Since they are females, one has to make sure they are safe from the male cats outdoors. You also have to ensure they are neutered so there is no unwanted pregnancy.
Femme kitties are a bliss. Pet parents who have them already know that they are a source of boundless joy and love. This International Women’s Day adopt a female kitty companion!