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10 Weird Cat Facts

Fun Cat Facts To Broaden Your Feline Knowledge

Cats are weird. Seriously.

What sort of animal could be indifferent to a cupcake under its nose? A cat. Actually, a cat wouldn’t even see it.

Here are some weird cat facts that will have you thinking: “Meow That’s Odd!”

Cats’ vision doesn’t include the area underneath their noses

1. Cats’ vision doesn’t include the area
underneath their noses.

One litter of kittens can have multiple “father” cats

2. One litter of kittens can have multiple “father” cats.

Cats were originally brought to the Americas in the 1750’s from Europe to be pest controllers

3. Cats were originally brought to the Americas in the 1750’s from Europe to be pest controllers.

Most cats don’t have eyelashes

4. Most cats don’t have eyelashes.

Unlike nearly every other mammal, cats lack the receptors to taste sweets

5. Unlike nearly every other mammal, cats lack the receptors to taste sweets.

Cats have an extra organ that allows them to “taste-scent” the air

6. Cats have an extra organ that allows them to “taste-scent” the air.

When cats are awake one-third of their time is spent cleaning themselves

7. When cats are awake, one-third of their time is spent cleaning themselves.

The oldest breed of cat is the Egyptian Mau

8. The oldest breed of cat is the Egyptian Mau.

House cats are faster than Usain Bolt

9. House cats are faster than Usain Bolt.

Cats’ noses are ridged with patters that are unique, like fingerprints

10. Cats’ noses are ridged with patterns that are unique, like fingerprints.

We hope these weird cat facts helped brighten up your day a bit, and maybe helped you realize just how cool cats really are.