A domestic cat sleeps for upto 14 hours a day.

The snow leopard protects itself from extreme cold when it sleeps 由 wrapping its 3-foot-long tail around its nose.

The puma and the leopard are the highest jumping mammals. They are able to reach a height of 16.5 feet.

A cat will clean itself with paw and tongue after a dangerous experience 或者 when it has fought with another cat. This is an attempt 由 the animal to soothe its nerves 由 doing something natural and instinctive.

The smallest cat is the Singapore and weighs only 4 pounds.

猫 can make over 100 vocal sounds, while 狗 can only make 10.

A cat uses whiskers to determine if a 太空 is too small to squeeze through. The whiskers act as antennae, helping the animal to judge the precise width of any passage.

The majority of 猫 do not have any eyelashes.

leopards are 说 to be seven times stronger than humans.

Panthers are known as black leopards, as they are the same species of leopard. If looked at closely, black spots can be seen on a panther.

One out of four American households own a cat.

Just like fingerprints, every 猫 nose pad is different.

In the 1800's 猫 were used to deliver mail. In 1879, in Belgium 37 猫 were used to deliver mail to villages, however they found that the 猫 were not disciplined enough to do this.

In a lifetime, the average house cat spends approximately 10,950 hours purring.

In 1888, an Egyptian peasant discovered an estimated three hundred thousand mummified 猫 in Beni Hassan, Egypt. Of the 猫 that were not stolen once, the find was made public, the remaining mummified 猫 were shipped to Great Britain to be used as agricultural fertilizer.

A house cat spends 70% of its time sleeping.

A fall of 30 feet can be survived my most cats.

25% of cat owners blow dry the cat's hair after giving it a bath.

A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.

A cat sees about six times better than a human at night because of the tapetum lucidum , a layer of extra reflecting cells which absorb light.

A cat's jaws cannot 移动 sideways.

A cat can run about 20 kilometers per 小时 (12 miles per hour) when it grows up.