Why Do Cats Love Boxes So Much?

cat in box

Veterinary scientists from the University of Utrecht have answered the question we have all be asking, β€œWill a hiding box provide stress reduction for shelter cats?” They provide their answer in Applied Animal Behaviour Science.

Spoiler warning: The answer is yes. In the authors’ words, β€œThe application of hiding boxes decreases stress in shelter cats, at least on the short term.”

Big Cats Like Boxes Too!

Source: IFLScience