How Cats See The World

There has been much written about how cats see the world, but this pictorial comparison between feline and human vision really points out the differences.  The pictorial comparisons, showing a variety of differences are shown on

The photographer, Nickolay Lamm, consulted renowned veterinary opthamology experts to ensure the pictures would be accurate.  I’ve included one comparison, showing the difference in visual field between felines (felines field of vision is 20 degrees wider than ours) and humans.  The feline version is on top, the human version below.  To view the entire set of comparison photos, go to

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Written by Karen


Karen is Publisher of Fully Feline. She also owns a pet care business in Overland Park, KS called Joy of Living.