05/07/2012 11:06 am ET

10 Fascinating Facts About Cats: Here, Kitty Kitty

People love their pets. Be it a cat, dog, hamster or goldfish, most U.S. residents have some kind of non-humanoid companion sharing their home. According to a survey by the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association (APPMA), however, cats win hands down when it comes to the sheer numbers that reside in American abodes.

Read more on Mother Nature Network