Domestic Cat Behaviour: How Do Cats Find Their Way Home?
Cats are known to be extremely smart, whether they want us to know it or not. Everybody knows that a feline's amazing abilities include being able to walk on tiny surfaces, run fast, and land on their feet if they fall. However, one of the most incredible abilities of our feline friends is not commonly known, as it is almost a hidden sixth sense for them. This additional sense is a cat's homing ability. Similar to birds, felines have homing abilities that help them to find their way home from up to 3 miles away. How is this possible?
Cats can attribute their homing ability to their amazing sense of smell, their keen eyesight, and their internal compass. (more…)