What a surprise, huh? Cats are not dogs. Seems so obvious but most people who are only familiar with dogs expect that cats will have the same behaviors as dogs. That never fails to amaze me. I never expect a dog to act or think like a ..why would you expect a cat to act like a ? They can’t, not either species, because they are a different species one from the other. Having such expectations lead to disappointment and a failure to enjoy the personality of this different species.