Did You Know? Feline Fun Facts
posted: Jul. 09, 2020.
- Cats can swallow and digest their food without chewing it.
- Feline taste buds cannot detect sweetness.
- Adult cats can "talk" only to humans and not to each other. They can control us by making their cries (which are in the same frequency range as human babies) sound more urgent-especially when they want food!
- Darting in front of and rubbing against a human's legs is another maneuver to get attention.
- Our feline friends don't understand punishment. They must be rewarded for good behavior.
- Your cat can hear ultrasonic sounds at frequencies humans and dogs cannot.
- Cats sleep approximately 70% of their lives and can dream when they are in a deeper sleep.
- They bump noses to greet cats they know and feel safe with.
- Cats can't see directly under their noses.
- Cats sweat through their paws.
- Female cats are right-pawed and male cats are left-pawed.
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