Who doesn’t love a cat. They are so cute and cuddly.Here are some things that you might not know about the furry friend in your home:
The cat is believed to be an ancestor to the African wild cat.
The cat has been living with humans from 3500 to 8000 years.
There are over 500 million domestic cats and 33 different breeds.
A cat can have 1 – 8 kittens 2 – 3 times a year.
More then 35,000 kittens are born in the US each year.
Cats can see up to 120 feet away.
Cats can spend up to 30% of their day grooming.
The average cat weighs 12 pounds.
21% of homes in the US have at least one cat.
Americans spend 4 billion dollars a year on cat food.
The average cost to care for a cat for its life is $7000.00.
I think that mine is going over the 7000 mark because I spoil him. The picture is the latest designer cat tree that I have bought for him. He now takes one whole bedroom.