Pets do the weirdest things. Some dogs insist on circling three times before lying down; some cats won’t let you in the door without meowing your ear off and winding their bodies around your legs. But why? Here are a few theories for the more offbeat behaviors our pets exhibit.
1. WHY DO CATS PURR?
2. WHY DO DOGS TILT THEIR HEADS?
3. WHY DO HAMSTERS AND OTHER RODENTS RUN ON WHEELS?
4. WHY DO CATS MEOW ALL THE TIME?
5. WHY DO RABBITS CHEW ON EVERYTHING?
6. WHY DO CATS WIND AROUND YOUR LEGS?
7. WHY DO FISH JUMP OUT OF THEIR TANKS?
8. WHY DO SNAKES YAWN?
9. WHY DO DOGS PLAY FETCH?
10. WHY DO CATS JUMP AT THE SIGHT OF CUCUMBERS?
11. WHY ARE HORSES AFRAID OF WIND?
12. WHY DO PARROTS TALK?
13. WHY DO DOGS WALK IN A CIRCLE BEFORE LYING DOWN?
14. WHY DO ANIMALS TWITCH IN THEIR SLEEP?
15. WHY DO DOGS BURY THINGS?