Yes, like humans, cats also prefer a nice and comfortable place to sleep, and these twenty-four creative and geeky homes allow them to do just that. First up, we have cool shark and tank homes. Continue reading to see more – plus a bonus video and 10 interesting cat facts.

Interesting facts:

  1. On average, cats spend 2/3 of every day sleeping. That means a nine-year-old cat has been awake for only three years of its life.
  2. Unlike dogs, cats do not have a sweet tooth. Scientists believe this is due to a mutation in a key taste receptor.
  3. When a cat chases its prey, it keeps its head level. Dogs and humans bob their heads up and down.
  4. The technical term for a cat’s hairball is a “bezoar.”
  5. A group of cats is called a “clowder.”
  6. Female cats tend to be right pawed, while male cats are more often left pawed. Interestingly, while 90% of humans are right handed, the remaining 10% of lefties also tend to be male.
  7. A cat cannot climb head first down a tree because its claws are curved the wrong way A cat can’t climb head first down a tree because every claw on a cat’s paw points the same way. To get down from a tree, a cat must back down.
  8. Cats make about 100 different sounds. Dogs make only about 10.
  9. A cat’s brain is biologically more similar to a human brain than it is to a dog’s. Both humans and cats have identical regions in their brains that are responsible for emotions.
  10. There are more than 500 million domestic cats in the world, with approximately 40 recognized breeds.

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