What else we do not know about cats
• What else we did not know about cats
Cats take pride of place among our pupils. They won our hearts with his kindness, intelligence and independence. But these cute animals and have their secrets. Here are the secrets we're going to reveal to you. Chances are that after this you have different eyes will be looking at their cute furry friend.
Many people know that cats like to sleep, but it was known that cats spend about 70% of the dream of his life.
If you're in Disneyland, note how many mice and rats (of course, apart from themselves and Record Mini Mickey Mouse) you will find there. Most likely, and will not meet at all. After the park live 200 cats, whose job is to eliminate any rodent.
People can not drink sea water, and cats can. Their kidneys filtered salt.
It is believed that cats can hear the ultrasonic sounds. This means that they understand the ultrasound "language" rodents and dolphins.
The most expensive house cat - a cat named Zeus - a mix of Asian leopard cat (90%) and domestic short-haired (10%). For Zeus asking $ 154 000. However, there are doubts whether it is reasonable to ask for a price.
has been documented, it was confirmed that domestic cats can reach speeds of 48 km \ h. Thus, the cat would have won the race, even in the world champion.
In Russia, the United States and certain other countries black cat is considered a harbinger of failure, but in the UK and Australia believe that it brings good luck.
There were cases when the cat managed to survive after falling onto concrete from a height of dazzling. Record holder then certainly considered a cat that fell from the 46th floor of a residential building and stayed alive.
It is assumed that cats have magnetized cells in the brain that act like a compass. Therefore, they can easily find their way home.
When communicating with people cats can use different tones of his voice. In fact, they say that the more you talk with your cat, the more your cat meows you something in return.
By the way, the cats make about 100 different sounds ... a dog - only 10.
Cat Stubbs - Honorary Mayor of Talkeetna area, Alaska, USA, who has been in the post since 1997. And in 2013 another cat ran for mayor of Mexico City. Thank God, about cats-presidents, while not hear anything.
The cat is not guided by the taste of sweets, they do not feel.
The world's largest domestic cat - 123.19 centimeters in length.
Adult cats meow only when dealing with people.
For the most part, cats are lactose intolerant. So, for them the milk very unsuitable food.
Domestic cats - excellent hunters. Stray cats have contributed to the disappearance of 33 different species of small rodents and birds. No wonder they entered the list of 100 most predatory animals on our planet.
According to studies, the cat brain is 90% identical to human.
Although it is believed that cats were domesticated by the ancient Egyptians, the recent discovery casts doubt on that fact. The remains of a domestic cat were found in the tomb during excavations in Cyprus. The approximate age of the burial - 9, 5 thousand years.. So what remains of the oldest domestic cat almost 4,000 years older than the image of the animal, which left us Egyptians.