I Don't Get Cats, And Neither Does ScienceNathan Grayson4/22/14 5:00pm22611EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkDogs are big, dumb, infinitely lovable obedience machines. Cats—love 'em, hate 'em, or spend half your day giggleweeping to Internet videos of them—are anything but. Why are they so willfully difficult? What's going on in their heads? The short version: we don't really know.