神话： Senior cats are more mature, and less likely to get into trouble than a rambunctious 小猫. 假！
真相： 高级猫进入 更好 trouble than 小猫s because they have more experience. For example, a dumb 小猫 is more likely to cause a racket when she jumps on the kitchen counter. A senior cat already knows she needs to be stealthier if she wants to lick those dirty plates.
神话： 老年猫度过所有的时间小睡。 假！
真相： 经常打na的高级猫之所以这样做，是因为它们有无聊的人类’t think they need to play. 您 get a senior cat, you load up on cat toys like any other cat! Have you ever seen a 70-year-old human leap up to a second story balcony? Of course not! But a cat that is 70 in cat years makes that type of jump (adjusted for size) all the time. Don’太无聊了。和你的高级猫一起玩。
神话： 年长的猫已经熟悉房屋“rules”就像不抓家具，从床底打脚踝和其他人为造成的“infractions.” 假！
真相： Senior cats have had enough time to learn how to work around the 规则 and they are usually smarter than most humans.
神话： 年长的猫知道他们被救了，并且更加感激。 假！
真相： Senior cats have become crafty with 年龄. If they are acting humble it is to trick humans into not realizing they are being dominated. Then there are some senior cats who don’甚至不假装就接手。