The world is divided into two categories - lovers of dogs and cats. The latter can be adored for what they are touching, smart and look great in Instagrame.
But do not stop there reasons why you should get a cat or a cat. Here are collected the most interesting facts, after which you will surely be missed myrlykayuschego furry friend.
1. Cats tend to be right-handed, and the cats - left-hander.
2. Among the owners of the cats by 17% of people with advanced degrees.
3. Cats do not feel the sweet taste.
4. Men who have cats, considered to be more happy in love.
5. The brain cat like a human. For cats emotions meet the same portions as in humans.
6. Cats rub on people to mark them as its territory.
7. Excessive love of cats called aylurofiliey.
8. Cats have their owners reduce the risk of stroke and heart attack by a third.
9. In general, cats have a lower social IQ, than dogs, but they can solve more complex cognitive tasks when they are interested.
10. Cats are often lactose intolerant, so they stop giving milk!
11. cartoons lie: it is better not to feed cats raw fish.
12. Isaac Newton is credited with inventing the cat door.
13. Murchanie cats can be a way of self-healing, and at the same time a sign of nervousness, as well as satisfaction.
14. There is a relationship between the domestic cat purr and accelerated recovery of bone and muscle.
15. The frequency of such murchaniya domestic cat, with some muscles and bones repair themselves.
16. Cats sleep about 70% of its life.
17.Koshki produce about 100 different sounds. Dogs - only 10.
18. Length of the largest cat - 1 2319 meters.
19. Cats can change their "meow" to manipulate man. They often mimic the voice of the child when in need of food, for example.
20. In cats over 20 muscles responsible for zhvienie ears.
21. Who in the world lives more than 500 million domestic cats. The most "cat" country - is Australia for 10 persons account for 9 cats.
22. The oldest video with cats, posted on YouTube, was filmed in 1894.
23. Approximately one third of cat owners believe that pets are able to read their minds.
24. A cat named Dusty set the record for the number of offspring. During her life, she gave birth to 420 kittens.
25. 30 adult cats teeth. Kittens - 26 time, which falls to 6 months.
26. For 15 years, the mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska, had a cat named Stubbs.
27. Another ran for mayor of Mexico City in 2013.
28. Abraham Lincoln in the White House held four cats.
29. In the original Italian version of "Cinderella" fairy godmother was a good cat.
30. In Scotland, there is a memorial tower in honor of a cat named Tauzer, who caught for his life nearly 30 thousand mice.
31. In the Middle Ages, cats were associated with witchcraft, and the Day of St. John the people across Europe, burned them at the stake.
32. In many parts of Europe and North America the black cat is considered to be a bad sign, as in the UK and Australia represents good luck.
33. The surface of the nose in cats is as unique as a fingerprint people.
34. If a cat leaves your shit bare, it is a sign of aggression, so you know that they are not afraid of you.
35. Normally, a cat five fingers on her front paws and four on the rear, unless it mnogopaltsevaya.
36. Mnogopaltsevye cats are sometimes called "Hemingway cats" because of the fact that the author is very fond of them.
37. Cats lick themselves to stop to smell the man.
38. One legend says that the cats were created when the lion sneezed on Noah's ark, and sneeze came from two kittens.
39. In ancient Egypt, when a domestic cat died, the family shaved their eyebrows and mourned her.
40. Cats use their whiskers to determine if they can squeeze through or not.