Fun facts about cats: Today we will know about the true mind-blowing fun facts of an animal that has been a friend of humans for 9500 years, which is a cat.
1. Cats can make up to 100 types of sound. While dogs can only make 10 types of sounds.
2. The seawater we all know is very salty. But only the cat and mouse can drink the salty water of the sea. Only their kidneys can filter seawater.
3. The record for having the most kittens is a cat named Dusty. Who gave birth to 420 kittens during her lifetime.
4. The record of the largest cat is the name of Mymains Stewart. Her length was 48.5 inches.
5. Cats are considered the most sacred in Egypt. In ancient times, the Egyptians used to shave their eyebrow in mourning the death of their cat.
6. Cats can jump 7 times the length of their tail.
7. Cat’s DNA is 95 percent similar to a tiger’s DNA. This means the cat is a relative of the tiger.
8. The cat sleeps for 15 to 16 hours a day. In this way, the cat spends 70% of its life sleeping. Cats love to sleep.
9. In India, it is often considered inauspicious to cut the way by a black cat. But,
People of Japan, Italy, and England consider their black cat as lucky.
10. The Stubbs cat had been mayor for 16 years in Talkeetna, Alaska. Due to which most tourists used to come to meet this cat.
11. The first cat to go into space was France’s Felicette. It went to space in 1963.
12. The world’s richest cat was Italy’s blacky. Her wealth was 13 million. This property was left to the cat by his owner after his death.
13. There is one such theater in Moscow, Russia. In which all the actors are cats.
14. The world’s smallest cat name is tinker toy. Whose height was 2.75 inches and 7.5 inches long.
15. Dogs express their joy by shaking a tail. While cats shake their tail and show anger.
Mind-Blowing Facts about Cats
16. Cats show their mood with their mustaches. When she is scared, she retracts her mustache and when she is aggressive she turns her mustache forward.
17. Former US President Bill Clinton’s cat socks were so famous that more letters were sent to cats than the president.
18. A cat’s heart beats 110 to 140 times a minute.
19. Just as the fingerprints of humans are unique, the nose prints of cats are also unique.
20. The oldest video in the world is of a cat. Which was shot in 1894.
21. The cat’s ability to smell anything is 14 to 15 times more than a human.
22. Cats only sweat on the paws.
23. Cats do not move their heads while running, while dogs shake their heads a little.
24. The cat cleanses her body by licking it. She does this daily.
25. A cat can give birth to at least 4 and up to 12 kittens at a time.
26. The cat is the second most reared pet in the world.
27. Every year 4 million cats are eaten in China.
28. Every year 86000 people in America get injured due to cats.
29. Cat’s urine glows in the dark.
30. Pet cats run at a speed of 50 kilometers per hour. It is so fast that she will also beat Usain Bolt in the 200-meter race.
31. The same man was the owner of the 2 most living cats in the world. In which one cat lived for 38 other 34 years. Generally, a cat lives for 15 to 18 years.
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