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Cats and Hunting - How They Learn to Do It

  Cats and hunting go hand in hand. They are famous for hunting mice and rats for as long as cats and people have been together. As strange as it may seem to some people, cats are not born knowing how to hunt. It is a skill they learn from watching their mothers. If the mother cat is a good hunter, then her kittens will learn to be good hunters.   Let's dive right in.   Learning about Cats and Hunting   Interestingly, when it comes to cats and hunting, kittens seem to learn the best from their mothers. They do not seem to learn as well or as quickly from watching other adult cats.   At about five or...

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