10 fun facts about cats
Are you pretty knowledgeable when it comes to our feline friends?
Here are 10 fun facts about cats that you might not know.
- Cats can’t taste sweet things
- The pattern on their noses are unique, like a fingerprint
- Cats can’t see directly below their nose
- Kittens sleep so much because growth hormone is only released when they sleep
- Female cats are right-handed, male cats are left-handed
- Female cats are called ‘Mollys’ and male cats are called ‘Toms’
- Cats have three eyelids
- Cats use their whiskers to judge whether they’ll fit through a space
- The heaviest cat on record weighed over 21 kg. Cats usually weigh 3.5-5kg.
- Cats have excellent hearing and night vision