Cats can drink sea water. The kidneys of cats are able to filter out the salt.
Cats hear ultrasound. Through the ultrasound many animals communicate. For example, it?s rodents and dolphins. Human ears can not catch ultrasound.
Kittens grow only in a dream. Kittens sleep much, because their body produces growth hormone only in a dream.
Cats sleep most of their life. On average, cats daily spend 2/3 of their time sleeping. This means that by the age of 9 the cat is in a waking state for only three years of its life.
Cats can voice over 100 sounds. Dogs publish only 10.
Cats purr at the same frequency as the diesel engine idling.
Cats are not the only animals that can purr. This specific sound can also be produced by proteins, lemurs, elephants and even gorillas.
A cat can jump up to 5 times its height.
Cats can not chew large chunks of food, because their jaw is unable to move from side to side because of the structure.
Many cats do not have eyelashes.
Kittens begin to dream about the age of 1 week.
Cats, as a rule, are right handed, and cats are left-handed.
Among the owners of cats, 17% more people with a scientific degree.
Cats do not feel sweet taste.
Men who have cats are considered happier in love.
The cat’s brain is like a human brain. For emotions in cats are responsible for the same areas as in humans.
Cats rub against people to mark them as their territory.
Excessive love for cats is called ailurophilia.
Cats in their hosts reduce the risk of stroke and heart attack by a third.
Basically, cats have a lower social IQ than dogs, but can solve more complex cognitive tasks when they are interested.
Cats often have lactose intolerance, so stop giving them milk!
In cartoons lie: cats are better not to feed raw fish.
Isaac Newton is credited with the invention of the cat’s door.
Murmuring cats can be a method of self-healing, and at the same time a sign of nervousness, as well as satisfaction.
There is a connection between the rumbling of the domestic cat and the acceleration of recovery of bones and muscles. The frequency of the mumble of a domestic cat is at what speed the muscles and bones repair themselves.
The length of the largest cat is 1.2319 meters.
Cats can change their “meow” to manipulate a person. They often mimic the voice of a child when they need food, for example.
In cats, more than 20 muscles are responsible for the movement of the ears.
Now in the world live more than 500 million domestic cats. The most “cat-like” country is Australia: there are 9 cats for 10 people.
The oldest video with cats, placed on YouTube, was filmed in 1894.
Approximately 1/3 of the owners of cats believe that pets are able to read their thoughts.
A cat named Dusty set a record for the number of offspring. During her life she gave birth to 420 kittens.
Adult cats have 30 teeth. Kittens have 26 temporary, which fall to 6 months.
For 15 years, the mayor of the city of Talkitna, Alaska, was a cat named Stubbs.
Another cat ran for the mayor of Mexico City in 2013.
Abraham Lincoln kept four cats in the White House.
In the original Italian version of Cinderella, the good fairy godmother was a cat.
In Scotland there is a commemorative tower in honor of a cat named Towser, who caught almost 30,000 mice in his life.
In the Middle Ages cats were associated with black magic, and on St. John’s Day, people across Europe burned them at the stake.
In many parts of Europe and North America, a black cat is considered a bad sign, and in the United Kingdom and Australia it means luck.
The surface of the nose in cats is as unique as fingerprints in humans.
If a cat leaves its shit uncovered, then this is a sign of aggression, so you know: it is not afraid of you.
Usually a cat has five fingers on its front paws and four on the back, unless it is multi-fingered.
Multi-fingered cats are sometimes called “Hemingway cats” because the author loved them very much.
Cats lick themselves to stop smelling as a person.
One of the legends claims that cats were created when a lion snorted on Noah’s Ark, and two kittens came out of the sneeze.
In ancient Egypt, when a domestic cat was dying, family members shaved their eyebrows and mourned for it.
Cats use their vibrissae to find out whether they can squeeze or not.
Cats sweat only through their paw pads.
Domestic cat runs faster than Usain Bolt.
Cats recognize your voice, but prefer to ignore it.
The cat can not climb the tree upside down due to the claw device. In order to descend from the tree, she must retreat, backing behind.
Cat sight is both better and worse than human. Cats perfectly see in the dark, but do not distinguish colors.
Cats are able to travel a great distance to get to the house.
In the largest known litter there were 19 kittens, of which 15 survived.
The Egyptians called cats – mau.
In the world there are cats that survived the fall from a height of 230 meters.
Cats store a thousand times more information than the iPad.
They are really cool creatures!