Cat Facts

We have researched all of the facts on this page, however some of these are inconsistent with what we witness on a daily basis.

Meowing

Cats only meow to talk to their humans, not to each other. The only time they communicate with each other is when they are kittens to tell their mom where they are. This is not the case in our house… They meow at each other all day long. Hmmm…

Cerebral Cortex

Did you know a cats cerebral cortex contains twice as many neurons as that of a dog.. cats have 300 million neurons! Dogs have 160 neurons.

Oldest Cat

The longest kitty to live was cream puff from Austin Texas, he lived to be 38 years and 3 days according to the Guinness book of world records.

Lactose Intolerant

Cats are lactose intolerant, they should avoid dairy products at all costs! Yup, this includes milk.  

Breeds of Cats

Q: How many different breeds of cats are there? 

A:51

Purring

Did you know cats can heal themselves by purring! A domestics cat purr frequency is between 25 & 150 Hurtz which happens to be the frequency that muscles and bones repair themselves!

Cats

A cats smell is their strongest sense, and they rely on this leading sense to identify their humans and objects; a cats sense of smell is 14x better then their humans sense of smell!

There are up to 60 million feral cats in the United States alone.

This is the result of pet owners abandoning their cat

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