• The biggest wildcat today is the Siberian Tiger. It can be more than 12 feet (3.6 m) long (about the size of a small car) and weigh up to 700 pounds (317 kg).
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  • Mohammed loved cats and reportedly his favorite cat, Muezza, was a tabby. Legend says that tabby cats have an “M” for Mohammed on top of their heads because Mohammad would often rest his hand on the cat’s head.
  • Cats have 24 more bones than humans.
  • Unlike most other cats, the Turkish Van breed has a water-resistant coat and enjoys being in water.
  • Most kittens are born with blue eyes, which then turn color with age.
  • In 1963, a cat called “Felicette” became the first feline in space.
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  • Cats are believed to be responsible for the extinction of several species of animals.
  • Research has shown that domestic cats never forgive. They fail to show signs of reconciliation like other animals do.
  • Rather than nine months, cats’ pregnancies last about nine weeks.
  • Cats sweat through their paws.
  • Cats can dream. They produce the same brain wave patterns that we do when we dream.
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  • Cats can get sick or die from eating chocolate.
  • More than 86,000 people are injured by tripping over their cats and dogs every year in the U.S.
  • In homes with more than one cat, it is best to have cats of the opposite sex. They tend to be better housemates.
  • Each side of a cat’s face has about 12 whiskers.
  • Around the world, cats take a break to nap —a catnap— 425 million times a day.
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  • Maine Coons are the most massive breed of house cats. They can weigh up to around 24 pounds.
  • Cat kidneys are so efficient they can rehydrate by drinking seawater.
  • Cats can swallow and digest their food without chewing it.
  • The world’s most fertile cat, whose name was Dusty, gave birth to 420 kittens in her lifetime.
  • Most cats don’t have eyelashes.
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  • Sir Isaac Newton, among his many achievements, invented the cat “flap” door.
  • Cats have 1,000 times more data storage than an iPad.
  • Cats hate the water because their fur does not insulate well when it’s wet.
  • The little tufts of hair in a cat’s ear that help keep out dirt direct sounds into the ear, and insulate the ears are called “ear furnishings.
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