If Dogs are man\u2019s best friend, with your cat, you will have to obey it. Cats (Wiki) are among the most popular pets around the world. They are lithe, regal, dignified and fiercely independent. There are alot of interesting facts about cats that will amaze you.\n21 Interesting facts about Cats\n1st on interesting facts about Cats:\u00a0Americans really love their pet cats. There are approximately 14 million more house cats than dogs in the US\n\n\n\n\n\n2nd\u00a0interesting facts about Cats: Male cats are called toms and females are called queens or mollies\n\n\n\n\n\n3rd\u00a0interesting facts about Cats: According to statistics, cat owners are healthier than those without cats. The risk of heart attack is cut by a third among people who have a pet cat\n\n\n\n\n\n4th\u00a0interesting facts about Cats: Just as a dog\u2019s bark has several different meanings, a cat may purr because it is nervous, happy or feeling unwell.\n\n\n\n\n\n5th interesting facts about Cats: Cats are thought to be pretty smart, and with a brain 90% similar to the human brain, it\u2019s no surprise.\n\n\n\n\n\n6th interesting facts about Cats: When Abraham Lincoln was US President, he had four pet cats which lived with him in the White House\n\n\n\n\n\n7th interesting facts about Cats: Felicette was the first feline to make a trip to space. She luckily survive the mission and was nicknamed \u2018Astrocat\u2019\n\n\n\n\n\n8th interesting facts about Cats:\u00a0If you think of yourself as a \u2018cat person\u2019, you\u2019re among 11.5% of people in the world.\n\n\n\n\n\n9th interesting facts about Cats: Over her lifetime, a cat called Dusty had a total of 420 kittens.\n\n\n\n\n\n10th interesting facts about Cats: The oldest cat to give birth to kittens was called Kitty. She was 30 years old when she birthed her last kittens.\n\n\n\n\n\n11th interesting facts about Cats: There are about 70 different cat breeds and a staggering 500 million pet cats in the world\n\n\n\n\n\n12th interesting facts about Cats: Ever noticed your cat sleeping most of the time? On average, cats sleep for about 16 hours per day.\n\n\n\n\n\n13th interesting facts about Cats: Isaac Newton himself had a cat called Spithead, which influenced his invention. Spithead went on to have kittens, who all got their very own cat flap.\n\n\n\n\n\n14th interesting facts about Cats: Many cat owners take their pets to the vet to be neutered, and by doing so, increase the life expectancy of their pets by 2-3 years.\n\n\n\n\n\n15th interesting facts about Cats: Every year, nearly four million cats are eaten in Asia.\n\n\n\n\n\n16th interesting facts about Cats: 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.\n\n\n\n\n17th interesting facts about Cats: Approximately 40,000 people are bitten by cats in the U.S. annually.\n\n\n\n\n\n18th interesting facts about Cats: According to Hebrew legend, Noah prayed to God for help protecting all the food he stored on the ark from being eaten by rats. In reply, God made the lion sneeze, and out popped a cat.\n\n\n\n\n19th interesting facts about Cats: A cat can travel at a top speed of approximately 31 mph (49 km) over a short distance.\n\n\n\n\n20th interesting facts about Cats: In 1888, more than 300,000 mummified cats were found an Egyptian cemetery. They were stripped of their wrappings and carted off to be used by farmers in England and the U.S. for fertilizer.\n\n\n\n\n21th interesting facts about Cats: Owning a cat can reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes by more than a third, researchers found.\n\nLook how you can make your home save for pets.