Cats are many people’s favorite pets; they are famous for not having the best temper and for always trying to cuddle with you. They are one of the few animals that domesticated on their own. If you own a cat, you probably know a lot about them but there are some interesting facts that just a few know about them.
If you are a cat lover and you are just as curious as us, check out the following post which is full of interesting facts and hilarious pictures of cats!
Just like our fingerprints, a cat’s nose has a unique pattern.
Cats use their tail to communicate
If a cat comes close to you and he slowly moves his tail from side to side, it means that he likes you. But if he wags his tail it means he’s upset about something. This can be very useful if you own a cat and don’t know how to tell if he’s in a good or bad mood.
It is more common for Kittens to meow because they are asking their mothers for attention. Adult cats don’t meow very often; when they do they probably want to tell us something important.
Cats can see in the dark
This is due to the fact that their eyes have a reflective layer of cells below the light receptors. It is this reflective layer of cells which makes it look like your cat’s eyes are glowing in the dark.
Cats can’t taste sweet things
This is the reason why they don’t eat sweet things. Humans enjoy five kinds of taste buds, but cats lack the amino acids that allow us to enjoy sweets.
Cats have 230 bones in their body
Humans have 206 bones in their body; a cat does not have clavicles this is why they can fit pretty much everywhere.