Random, fun and interesting cat facts, including little known statistics, history, myth, amazing anatomy, and more to learn and share. Amaze your friends with this unusual facts!
- There are more than 500 million domestic cats in the world, with approximately 40 recognized breeds.
- A cat can jump up to five times its own height in a single bound.
- Every year, nearly four million cats are eaten in Asia.
- The most popular pedigreed cat is the Persian cat.
- Unlike dogs, cats do not have a sweet tooth.
- A cat has 230 bones in its body. A human has 206.
- Cats hate the water because their fur does not insulate well when it’s wet.
- A cat almost never meows at another cat, mostly just humans.
- A cat can independently rotate its ears 180 degrees.
- Cats can see in the dark.
Cats instinctively imitate the hiss of snakes.
- Nikola Tesla got zapped by his cat.
Every night, Disneyland releases over 200 feral cats into the park to keep its rodent population under control.
- Cats spend nearly 1/3 of their waking hours cleaning themselves.
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