Did you know? 10 amazing facts about cats – #1

Fact: In 1963, French cat "Felicette" was the first cat to ever travel into outer space Fact: cats do not have sweat glands over their body like humans do. They sweat through their paws. Fact: A cat lover is called an Ailurophilia (Greek: Cat+Lover) Fact: The costliest cat ever is named Little Nicky who cost 500,000 his owner. He is a clone of an older cat. Fact: The smallest wildcat today is the black footed cat Fact: The cat has 500 skeletal muscles Fact: A cat usually has about 12 whiskers on each side of its face Fact: A cat can live 20 or more years Fact: A cat can not see directly under its nose Fact: Cats respond most readily to names that end in an "ee" sound

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