10 Weird Cat Behavior Explanations

10. Some alone time

Have you ever wanted to play or snuggle with your cat, only to be met with a cold shoulder? While you can initially think your feline is simply oblivious to its surroundings, researchers at the University of Tokyo have found that there is something a bit ruder going on. In a study of 20 domesticated cats, researchers determined that about 30% of felines sampled essentially ignored those who called out to them.

So do not worry, your can probably isn’t a complete jerk and may just be suffering from behavior deeply rooted in its evolution.