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Re: Rabbits

Ok- then it's only 148 cat years.  My youngest cat is only 36 (almost my 
age) and the oldest is 64.  I must say, this scale makes alot more sense 
then the old one.  Thanks!

Theresa (who is around 180 cat years- but who really is going to her 
20th highschool reunion this summer, and still gets carded occassionally 
in the grocery store!)

Christopher P. Lindsey wrote:

>>Does that formula work for cats too?  If so, there are a combined 175 
>>years of cat life in this house!
>Hi Theresa,
>I did a Web search and it sounds like it's pretty close!  It says
>   It was once believed that one year in the life of a cat was equivalent
>   to seven years in the life of a human. But now a new scale has been
>   accepted: After the first two years, the cat's life proceeds slower
>   in relation to human life and each feline year becomes approximately
>   four human years. At about the age of seven a cat can be considered
>   to be "middle-aged," and at ten years and over, "old."
>       people years     cat years
>       ------------     ---------
>        .50                10
>        .75                13
>          1                15
>          2                24
>          4                32
>          6                40
>          8                48
>         12                64
>         14                72
>         16                80
>         18                88
>         20                96
>         21               100
>   So how old did they end up being?  :)
>Chris (who's around 161 cat years old)
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