A Cat’s Kidneys Are Worth Their Salt

Cat's Kidneys are so efficient that it can rehydrate by drinking seawater

Cats may not be particularly fond of water, but they are not intimidated by it — not even salt water. While a person will become more thirsty as a result of drinking seawater, a cat can lap up as much of it as it wants, and its super-efficient kidneys will filter out all of the salt and minerals, leaving the cat rehydrated and refreshed.

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