Archive for June 27, 2013
Many cat owners say they prefer cats over dogs because cats are a bit more aloof, and make us work for their attention. Interestingly enough, the brain of a cat is more similar to a human brain than that of a dog. The region of our brains and of the brains of cats that are responsible for emotion are identical in placement, according to What Cats Are Made Of.
Maybe we love cats because they remind us of what we would be like if we had the luxury of expressing our emotions with hissing and meowing rather than, say, passive aggressive sticky notes. Funny pet videos often capture the strange links between humanity and animals. One of the most popular pet videos to ever be recorded, for example, is of a cat named Fatso playing a keyboard. Although this cat was actually being manipulated by human hands unseen by