7 Common Facts About Cats That Are Actually False

Cats are nocturnal

Non-nocturnal cats. We presumably believe so because we notice our cats most when they run over our faces at 3 a.m.

Cats are not trainable

Cats can be trained like dogs! But nothing could be farther from the truth. Cats adore training and learning like dogs! Cats dislike these things you do.

Cats are low maintenance pets

Cats need upkeep. Indoor cats require a lot of entertainment to keep happy and healthy', says feline veterinarian Lynn Bahr. 

Cats like to be alone and aren t loving like dogs

When compared to dogs, we term cats aloof, overly independent, and unloving. Galaxy argues it's unfair to evaluate cats

Milk is a great treat for cats

After weaning, a kitten's gut stops producing this enzyme. Cats may vomit and have diarrhoea after eating milk.

It s OK to leave cats at home alone

Many people mistake cats for loners and assume you can leave them alone for a few days with an automated feeder and ample water.

Cats hate water

Cats hate baths but not water. Cats are less "waterproof" than dogs because they are groomed to maintain their coats oil-free and fluffy