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Why do cat's have whiskers?

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they're sensitive and help them feel and detect changes. one of the main uses is tohelp a cat judge whether or not he'll fit through an opening. cool right? :D

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To sense and measure stuff...

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They're like fingertips on their face (teehee)- they're used to feel around, measure things, or detect nearby changes in their environment.

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so they can tell if they can fit into a space before they climb in it also it helps their balance.

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That's the way God made them!
They help them feel around and sense their surroundings. They are especially useful for my cat because she's blind.

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The same reason guys have whiskers..

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Cause they can't hold a razor !!

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cute :-)
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star fun lol
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don't know why do we have opposable thumbs

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They are "feelers" to protect the cat's face and head. there are the large whiskers on the cheeks, some above the eyes, and a couple little ones around the mouth/chin.. the same goes for dogs!

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