Do BIG Cats Like Lions And Tigers Like Catnip? You Might Be Surprised…


There are few things funnier in life than when we give our furry little friends a bit of catnip. Cats are normally pretty wacky and crazy to watch, but as soon as they get a little sniff of this goodness, the crazy level for cats goes up to 11.

For some reason, when we think of larger cats like lions and tigers, we don’t associate the same behaviors. And, because of this, most people wouldn’t think to give a large cat a bag of catnip.

At Big Cat Rescue, a wildlife sanctuary for large cats in Florida, staff members are regularly asked if big cats are affected by catnip the same way house cats are. After years of hearing this question, the workers finally decided to see for themselves and put it to the test.

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