Why do people Love cats? Because they Love you back [Especially in cold weather and at feeding time]. They also are fun to watch when they chase Mindy's 2 dogs all over the place. Being able to climb to lofty heights has its advantages. Up high they can survey the best tactical spot to attack.Who needs a blanket when you can have a nice warm cat curled up in your lap, puring away with the vibrations helping to jump start the heating process. The only downsides are watching for the claws digging into your legs or the tail in your face, blocking the view of the TV.