Fun Fact of the Day: The word “whisker” dates to around 1600 and was originally a playful formation from the Middle English word “wisker” meaning anything that whisks or sweeps. Your cat’s whiskers are like little brooms!
Fun Fact of the Day: If a cat is required to use a narrow food or water bowl, the pressure to its sensitive parts can cause what is known as “whisker stress.” (Yes, that’s a thing.) If your cat scoops food out with a paw or knocks food on the floor to eat, consider using a wider bowl.
Fun Fact of the Day: The laser pointer changes direction a lot and it’s going fast. It’s moving and that is what brings the predator out in your cat. They see a little prey in that red dot, as it moves the same way as their prey would. So it’s worth chasing!