Well, I didn’t know that!Interesting facts about pets

  • A dog’s nose has about 4 times as many scent cells as a cat’s and 14 times more than a human’s.
  • Dogs see in colour, but not the same way that we do. Veterinary ophthalmologists have found that dogs are similar to people with red/green colour blindness.
  • Dogs sweat through the pads of their feet only.
  • A cat will meow at humans but rarely uses this sound for another cat.
  • A cat uses its whiskers like a measuring tape to determine if a space is too small to squeeze through.
  • A cat can jump about 7 times its height.
  • A cat’s vision is about 6 times better than a human’s at night.
  • A frightened cat can run at speeds of up to 50 kph
  • Cats can see colour. Studies have shown that cats can distinguish between red and green so do not share a dogs inability to see red.
  • All kittens are born with blue eyes.