To skin a cat

Describe adaptations related to the integumentary system the cat has that differs from humans

There are entire books about this (or at least chapters, such as ch. 2 in the Atlas of Feline Anatomy for Veterinarians at the Medical Center Library), which I won’t repeat here. But for starters, they have a fur coat and most humans don’t.

2 thoughts on “To skin a cat”

  1. interesting. just learned the meaning of the word ‘integument’ about 3 weeks ago, during whiskerino 2007.

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