Dogs may be a man’s best friend but cats, to many people, are a whole lot more. They’re therapists, doctors, and assistants, as well as lifelong companions. This infographic, created by Buckwheat Health, illustrates the slew of health benefits associated with having a cat. It explains how feline therapy isn’t just the cat lady’s version of retail therapy, but is in fact a real … [Read more...]
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Are black cats really so bad, or are they just misunderstood? This infographic explores the myths surrounding these ebony felines. For centuries many people have regarded black cats as evil, or, in modern times, at least a sign of bad luck. But that notion isn’t universal. As the infographic explains, in the U.K. and Asia, black cats are even considered lucky. In fact, in … [Read more...]
You may have heard the size of an animal’s brain can indicate its level of intelligence. This infographic, published by The Guardian U.K., illustrates the brain size of many different animals in relation to their body size. As the infographic explains, the size of the animal’s brain isn’t all that matters; it’s the size of their brain in relation to their body. For example, a … [Read more...]
Octopi are one of nature’s most mysterious creatures. One of the most intelligent invertebrates on earth, they have several peculiarities and powers that make them seem almost supernatural. For example, did you know even a large octopus can fit through a hole the diameter of a quarter, or that they can change the color and texture of their skin? This infographic, published by … [Read more...]
Looking to get a dog, but wondering about what the best breed for your apartment might be? Good news: you don't necessarily have to stick to small dogs (although you can if you want to). For Rent made this infographic about which breeds of small, medium and large dogs are the best for apartment living. Small dogs include the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and the Pug. Medium … [Read more...]