1. If your cat is thrashing its tail, she is in a bad mood - time for you to keep your distance!
2. Only domestic cats hold their tails straight up while walking. Wild cats hold their tails horizontally or tucked between their legs while walking.
3. During her productive life, one female cat could have more than 100 kittens. A single pair of cats and their kittens can produce as many as 420,000 kittens in just 7 years.
5. Kittens begin dreaming when they are over one week old.
6. A group of kittens is called a "kindle." A group of grown cats is called a "clowder." A male cat is called a "tom," a female cat is called a "molly" or "queen", and young cats are called "kittens."
7. Cats spend 30% of their waking hours grooming themselves.
8. Cats can make over 100 vocal sounds, while dogs can only make 10 vocal sounds.
9. The majority of cats do not have any eyelashes.
10. Cats don't use their voice's natural frequency range to verbally communicate feelings such as affection, anger, hunger, boredom, happiness and fear - this would be inaudible to humans as this frequency is much lower than humans can hear. Some researchers believe cats may have learned we can't hear them in their natural range and have adapted so they can relate to us on our terms.
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