About 4 million cats are eaten in Asia every year.
Cats rub their faces against objects to claim them as their territory and if they do so against your face, you just been named an honorary member of that cat’s family.
Cats in the US are said to have 9 lives whereas in Germany and southern Europe they only have 7 lives…while the poor cats in Arabian countries are even only said to have 6 lives.
At night, Disneyland becomes overrun by stray cats. Disney embraces them because they keep the mouse population in check and treats them like pets, including spaying and neutering them and giving them shots.
The RMS Empress of Ireland had a cat named Emmy who never missed a voyage until May 28, 1914 when Emmy refused to go aboard. The ship left without her and sunk the next day.
Cats kill between 1.4 and 3.7 billion birds in the US annually.
Physics Professor Jack H. Hetherington learned he couldn’t be the sole author on a paper. (because he used words like “we” “our”) Rather than rewriting the paper he added his cat as an author.
In the early 1950’s, the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force decided to parachute live cats into Borneo after a serious rat outbreak.
In the UK you are legally required to stop if you run over a dog, but not a cat.
In 1879 cats were used to deliver mail in Belgium. It was unsuccessful.