Besides the fact that he is adorable, what do you know about your cat’s nose?
Much more developed than that of humans, the cat’s sense of smell is an extremely important sense, which is essential for both communication and nutrition. It occupies the third place after the sight and the hearing in our dear and tender felines.
5. Smell, the cat main means of communication
Thanks to Jacobson’s organ, the cat is able to detect pheromones. These chemicals are the main means of communication of the cat, which reads many things! The cat deciphers the pheromones that its congeners, other animals but also humans leave in their path. They deliver valuable information, real messages about what to fear or not and have a real impact on their mood. Head over to the next page…