Some facts about domestic cat lateralisation and whether they are left-pawed or right-pawed

Domestic cats tend to be left-pawed

This is an article about cat lateralisation and whether they are left-pawed or right-pawed. ‘Lateralisation’ means favouring a limb. I also discuss dogs for comparison. In fact, an article in The Times prompted me to write about domestic cat lateralisation. It favours both cats and dogs to have a lateralisation brain as it avoids …

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How big is a cat’s brain?

Cat brain processing power variations

Remarkably, it’s quite difficult to find out from a really good source information about the size of a domestic cat’s brain. Internet users have to rely on a website that closed in 2007 (serendip.com) but the information looks good so I will repeat it here. Wikipedia relied upon the information, incidentally. The best book …

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