10 Shocking And Weird Facts About Cats



While cats are loved by millions around the world, dogs are usually favored, as cats are more independent animal, with an attitude to boot. However, cats are actually great animals. They are much lower maintenance pets than dogs are, and having an independent pet isn’t actually such a bad thing. It means that you don’t always have to wash them, feed them at specific times, and take them outside to do their business. They can do a lot of cool things as well, like write physics papers, hang out in the White House, and help prisoners cheer up. This list is perfect for those people who are wondering what exactly makes a cat a great pet, as it is full of facts about cats that will absolutely shock you!

Cat Co-Author

A physics professor named Jack Hetherington was told that he needed a co-author on his paper, because he used pronouns like “we,” so he added his cat as a co-author.

Cats Can Drink Salt Water

Most mammals get dehydrated from ingesting any salt water, but cats have extremely efficient kidneys, and can actually hydrate themselves by drinking salt water.