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Fascinating felines
  1. Corinne L. P. Hill

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Feline Behaviour and Welfare Andrew F. Fraser 216 pages, paperback, £37.50. CABI Publishing. 2012. ISBN 978 1 84593 927 4

CATS are fascinating animals, from the fickle, independent, domestic moggy to the majestic pride- dwelling lion. Whether you are a veterinarian, animal care student or just wish to find out more about caring for your cat, Fraser's book proves a well-rounded, comprehensive and informative read.

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For those looking for technical aspects, Chapter 3, entitled ‘Feline Neuroethology’, details the link between elements of domestic cat behaviour and the main neural processes. In this chapter, reflexes, such as a cat erecting its tail on being stroked along its back to …

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