One long-suffering rule of cat ownership is the more you pay for something, the less interested in it your cat will be. Automatic laser-pointer toy? She'll have the cap from the milk jug, thanks. Scratching pad that looks like a DJ turntable? Meh, the sides of the couch are much more satisfying. Cat-sized hammock that took you an hour to set up? She'd rather not, but that box it came in — now that looks tempting. Why are cats so crazy about boxes? Science has a few answers.
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Written by Ashley Hamer October 28, 2017
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