When people adopt a cat, they know it will eventually pass away. When that occurs will be a mystery, but if you examine your cat, you might be able to guess how long your cat might be around to lighten up your life.
First, if the cat really gets on your nerves, you can expect it to live a long time. Second, if your cat still enjoys running, jumping, and playing, it will likely live longer than a cat that sits around on the couch all day, eating potato chips, and watching soap operas on TV.
To read more about how you can examine your cat for signs on how well it may be aging, click here.