What You Need To Know About Cats
The question of whether or not a cat’s love is real might seem ridiculous to those who do not own cats. Even for the fact that the dog is man’s best friend and most human owns a dog, there are still some who owns a cat and they surely love the company of their pet. Most people would think that dogs are better than cats, but for cat owners and cat lovers, the love and care that they show to their pets is truly unconditional and genuine. Some pet owners would think that animals only take care of their young ones because of instinct, then they got it wrong especially in the cases of cats. If you are a cat owner, then this article is perfect for you since it will give you information about cats and everything that you need to know in order for you and your pet to have a good living together.
Basic information are very essential to be learned.
Cat communication has many varieties of vocalizations. Trilling, grunting, mewing, growling, purring and hissing are just some of the various communication skills of a cat. Cats have cat pheromones and a number of specific body languages as well.
Cats have similar anatomy just like anyone else. They are very strong with quick reflexes, flexible bodies, sharp retractable claws, and very sharp teeth that are adapted to killing small prey like mice.
All cats surely has astounding senses. A cat’s outer ear flap takes in sound from every direction, which then goes down their ear canals to the eardrum. The process involves the vibration of the sound to the eardrum and then, the middle ear will change the vibration to sound waves and will directly send them to the cochlea of the cat’s ear and finally to the brain of the cat. The sensitivity of a cat’s ear can go from twenty hertz up to 65,000 hertz. Compared to the low pitch, cats are more responsive to high pitch, which is probably the reason why they do sound like a woman with a high pitched voice. The ears are also assist cats in balance. If you have noticed, cats land on their feet every time they fall, that explains why.
The last thing that you have to know about cats is that they cannot see in total darkness. However, their eyes can still be protected from the dark through their third eyelid which is known as the haw. The pupil of the cat’s eyes are elliptical in order to control the quantity of light that enters their eyes.