Kitty Concerns: Why Do Cats Sleep so Much?

It’s the rare cat owner who hasn’t looked upon their peacefully sleeping kitties with envy from time to time. After all, cats seem to be able to sleep just about anywhere, anytime, and for hours on end.

Indeed, cats sleep more than most mammals. The average cat logs an impressive 10-16 hours of shut-eye per day. For anyone who has ever wondered why cats sleep so much, you’ve come to the right place. Your friends at AIMSS have done the research, and we’ve got the low-down on your cat’s, well, low down.