The domestic cat has a round head, large eyes adapted for vision in the dark, pointed ears. It has excellent hearing and sight, smell rather weak. It has a hard, stiff sensory hairs located on the cheeks, above eyes, on the upper and lower lip and on the dorsal side of the front legs - called whiskers. His strong claws are equipped with a special mechanism enables them to be hiding. Cats reared in a home can live about 15-20 years.