In 1993, there were an estimated 64 million cats in the United
Mother cats teach their kittens to use the
Spot, Data's cat on Star Trek: The Next Generation, was played by six
The ancestor of all domestic cats is the African Wild Cat which still
The last of a cat's senses to develop is sight.
The oldest domestic cat (with reliable documentation) was a female tabby
named Ma that lived to be 34 years old.
The only domestic animal not mentioned in the Bible is the
The weirdest cat on record was a female
called Mincho who went up a tree in Argentina and didn't come down again until
she died six years later. While treed, she managed to have three litters
with equally ambitious dads.
The first cat show was held in 1895 at Madison Square Garden in New York
City, New York.
In English, cat is "cat." In French, cat is "Chat." In
German, your cat is "katze." The Spanish word for cat is "gato,"
and the Italian word is "gatto." Japanese prefer "neko" and Arabic
countries call a cat a "kitte."
A cat's ear pivots 180 degrees. They have 30 muscles in each
ear, and use twelve or more muscles to control their ear