Cats questions This is a list of recently added questions about cats. Play cats quiz and see all the questions. How many whiskers do cats typically have?24. Typically, cats on each side have 12 whiskers (vibrissae). There are also a few vibrissae over the eyes.Created by: Kelia0035zoology riddles »hard 59% 24241844202040130305913535260 Which common medication is extremely toxic to cats?Paracetamol. Ingestion of paracetamol leads to methemoglobin formation, as cats lack the glucuronyl transferase enzymes necessary to break it down safely. This inhibits oxygen transport by the blood, causing asphyxiation. Each year many cat owners kill their cats by giving them paracetamol-based pain relief drugs.Created by: globalquiz.orgpets riddles »hard 41% aspirinaspirin786paracetamolparacetamol1052ibuprofenibuprofen298vitamine Cvitamine C417 Where do ocelots live?In Central and South America. The ocelot, also known as the dwarf leopard, can be found from Argentina to Texas. Its name is a mistranslation of Nahuatl word ocelotl, which means jaguar.Created by: Monica Stilleranimals riddles »hard 59% in Africain Africa1268in Central and South Americain Central and South America6373in Indonesiain Indonesia1369in Central Asiain Central Asia1754 Which cat breed is known for its lack of a coat?Sphynx. In general, Sphynx cats should never be allowed outdoors unattended. They have limited means to conserve body heat when it is cold, and during sunny days they can develop sunburn and skin damage similar to that of humans.Created by: globalquiz.orgnature riddles »easy 75% AbyssinianAbyssinian1020SomaliSomali602SphynxSphynx6214ThaiThai388 Which breed of cat is that?Persian. The Persian is the most popular breed of pedigree cats in the United States. In Europe, however, it is losing its past popularity. In the UK, the Persian lost its top spot to the British Shorthair in 2001. As of 2012, it was the 6th most popular breed, behind the British Shorthair, Ragdoll, Siamese, Maine Coon and Burmese.Created by: globalquiz.orgnature riddles »average 67% SiameseSiamese891PersianPersian6607AbissynianAbissynian989Maine CoonMaine Coon1279 How is this cat breed called?Siamese. According to the Cat Fanciers' Association, the Siamese cat is the most popular of the 24 short-haired cat breeds. Created by: globalquiz.orgnature riddles »average 65% PersianPersian1085SiameseSiamese5160AbissynianAbissynian1282Turkish angoraTurkish angora361 Which cat breed is characterized by lack of tail?Manx. The Manx taillessness gene is dominant; kittens from two Manx parents are generally born without any tail. However, having two copies of the gene is lethal in utero, so breeders avoid breeding two entirely tailless Manx cats together. Typically, when bred with non-Manx cat, tail length is random throughout a litter of kittens.Created by: globalquiz.orggenetics riddles »average 61% ManxManx6017AbyssinianAbyssinian1491BirmanBirman1704SiameseSiamese549 Why do house cats rub their head against their owners' legs and ankles?It is a type of scent marking. Cats often scent-mark things that are most important to them, it is a way of marking cat's territory. This behaviour is called bunting. Cat's scent glands are located on many parts of the cat's body, including forehead, tail and cheeks. Created by: globalquiz.orgnature riddles »easy 76% it is a display of affectionit is a display of affection1385it is a stretching excerciseit is a stretching excercise245it is a type of scent markingit is a type of scent marking6355It is a sign of hungerIt is a sign of hunger335 Which pets lack a sweet taste receptor?Cats. Domestic cats are neither attracted to, nor show avoidance of the taste of sweet carbohydrates and high-intensity sweeteners. Recordings from cat taste nerve fibers demonstrate responses to salty, sour, and bitter stimuli, but show no response to sugars. Other than that, the sense of taste in cats appears similar to that of other mammals.Created by: globalquiz.orgnature riddles »average 69% dogsdogs1022catscats7960hamstershamsters1457house rabbitshouse rabbits940 Which pet animals hear ultrasound exceptionally well?Cats are nocturnal predators and therefore have excellent hearing, among the best of any mammal. They can detect an extremely broad range of frequencies, ranging from 55 Hz to 79 kHz. This is far more than humans (31 Hz - 18 kHz), and dogs (67 Hz - 44 kHz). Cats ability to hear ultrasound is probably important in hunting, since many species of rodents make ultrasonic calls.Created by: BrainChargecarnivores riddles »easy 73% DogsDogs3200CatsCats11440TurtlesTurtles370GoldfishesGoldfishes548 Play cats quiz and see all the questions.