20 Weird Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Cats



Cats are considered to be one of the most sought after pet throughout many countries around the world. However, even today, there are a lot of things that many people don’t know or understand about the popular feline pet. Cats tend to have a love-hate with their human companion. Sometimes your pet cat will love to be around you, other times it will bite or claw you. But there is a lot more to the feline animal than many people know.

Food For The Masses

Most people seem to believe Asian countries eat a lot of dogs in their diet. However, nearly four million felines are eaten every single year throughout Asia. If you ever visit any country in the region – and don’t feel like eating cat – make sure you ask what’s in your meal if you don’t know.

 

Sugar Cravings

Cats, unlike dogs, do not have a sweet tooth within their mouth. Scientists have explored why this has happened and have come to the conclusion that cats have a mutation within a key taste receptor that has removed the sugary cravings.



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