10 Fun Facts You Might Not Know About Cats

Are you pretty knowledgeable when it comes to our feline friends? Here are 10 fun facts about cats that you might not know.

1. Cats can’t taste sweet things

2. The pattern on their noses are unique, like a fingerprint

3. Cats can’t see directly below their nose

4. Kittens sleep so much because the growth hormone is only released when they sleep

5. Female cats are right-handed, male are left-handed

6. Female cats are called ‘Mollys’ and male cats are called ‘Toms’

7. Cats have three eyelids

8. Cats use their whiskers to judge whether they’ll fit through a space

9. The heaviest cat on record weighed over 21 kg. Cats usually weight 5kg and under. 

10. Cats have excellent hearing and night vision