The evolutionary differences between cats and dogs

Renowned cat expert Jackson Galaxy examines the similarities and differences between the cats and dogs that live in our homes.

For the most part, they are both covered in fur, have four legs, and live in our homes. This we know. That said, they are different species! Let’s explore all the things that make cats and dogs different – and one similarity that will surprise you.

Galaxy explains how the two species differ in physical, social, food, mobility, and perception. The most significant difference started with the evolution of each animal.

It really comes down to this evolutionary difference which is really the journey of domestication with dogs. We co-evolved with them from the time they arrived with us and it was all about helping us hunt, sharing our food and… over time selectively breeding them to do very jobs. specific. And in the meantime, they became companions… With cats, it was really about this mutually beneficial relationship that started 12,000 years ago.

Galaxy has also firmly stated that no animal is better than the other.

Guys, cats are no better than dogs, dogs are no better than cats.

The evolutionary differences between cats and dogs