The Mystery Behind Why Cats Love Boxes  

A box gives cats a sense of safety, protection and enclosure similar to a den in nature.

Feel Safe

Boxes allow cats to act out their stalking and hiding hunter instincts.

Stalk From Boxes

Sitting in a box marks it with their scent as their own private turf.  


Boxes give cats relief from hot temperatures just like shady hiding spots in the wild.

Beat the Heat

Cats explore boxes out of curiosity about anything novel introduced to their environment.

Endlessly Intriguing   

Cats can leap out and "ambush" passersby for fun due to the element of surprise boxes provide.

Surprise Attacks

Cats enjoy snug boxes perfectly sized for curling up thanks to their flexible spines.


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