Why Cats All Look Alike While Dogs Don’t

It’s all about their jobs

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First image from pxhere (CC0 Public Domain). Second image from Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 3.0).

Cat jobs versus dog jobs

A cat doing one of its jobs. Image by the author (CC BY-SA 4.0)
An African Wildcat. Believed to be the ancestor of the domestic cat. Original image by Vassil (CC0 1.0). Source: Wikimedia.
Original image by E.3 (CC BY-SA 4.0). Source: Wikimedia. Modified by the author.
Image by the author (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Original image by Ultimoribelle (CC BY-SA 4.0). Source: Wikimedia. Modified by the author.
A pointing dog? Image by the author. Based on a photo by Diana Parkhouse on Unsplash.
Image in Public Domain. Source: Wikimedia.

Wrapping up

Cartoonist, science fan, PhD, eukaryote. Doesn't eat cats, dogs, nor other animals.

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