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Why Cats Stare Into Space | It’s Not Because They’re Weird

Do all cats stare into space? I do! And while you might think I’m looking at nothing, you’d be surprised by what I see. 

Why cats stare into space

Does your cat stare into space?

Do all cats stare into space, Thomasina? Or is my cat just being weird when he sits perfectly still staring at nothing?

— Creeped Out Cat Mom

Hey, Creeped Out Cat Mom!

I guess it would be sort of creepy to a human to see a cat staring at what appears to be nothing. But when cats stare into space, we’re usually watching something that’s too tiny for a human to see. Or maybe your cat’s listening to something you can’t hear.

Remember, our vision is much better than yours is in low light. And, no offense, but our hearing is much better than yours is, too. 

Why Cats Stare Into Space