Cats are a beautiful creature of God. They are specially known for their loyalty to humans and many people love to keep them as pets. They belong to carnivorous class and hunt on small animals. Nevertheless they are loved by most humans. People who love cats like to search for cute cat pictures which I have assembled here. There are some interesting facts about cats worth knowing, some of which are following:
- More than 500 million cats are kept as domestic animals with more than 33 breeds.
- Cats can live for more than 14 years and some even more than 20 years ( a fact you should keep in mind before adopting a cat).
- Cats sleep for about 14 hours a day.
- The smelling sense of cats is almost 14 times the sense of humans.
- The print on nose of cats resembles human fingerprint.
- Kittens are born blind and deaf. These senses are developed after four to fourteen days of birth.
- When a cat rapidly moves it’s tail, it’s in a bad mood (time for you to take a side)
- A cat can turn its ears up to 180 degrees independent of each other.
- Kittens start dreaming when they are one week old.
- Some cats squeeze their eyes shut when happy
- Cats cannot taste things which are sweet.
- Cats like to eat grass for digestion.
- Old Egyptians used to worship cats, even mummified them after death.
- A cat can jump five times higher than its own height.
- Cats don’t meow on other cats, just on humans.
- Cats spend one third of their waking hours in cleaning themselves.
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