Saturday, November 01, 2014
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Cats

Parent Category: Things To Know

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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1.  Cats are felines and the ones that have been domesticated are known as house cats.


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They are carnivores that are skilled hunters and are known to hunt over 1,000 species for food.


3.  They have been associated with humans for at least 9,500 years.


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Cats are intelligent animals.


5.  Cats communicate by meowing, purring, hissing, growling, squeaking, chiring, clicking, and grunting.


6.  Cats weigh from 5.5 to 16 pounds.

7.  The hobby of breeding and showing cats is called "Cat Fancy."


8.  Domestic cats, especially young kittens, are known for their love of play.


9.  Cans can have three to five kittens in each litter.


10. Cats are known for their cleanliness and groomn
themselves by licking their fur.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fast Facts Resources:
Wikipedia
National Geographic:  Cats
Cat Channel