Many people let their cats sleep in or on their own beds. Actually, most people sleep in their own beds and their cats simply invite themselves on or in the bed without asking for permission.

No matter how your cat may get on your bed, health experts warn that cats can spread diseases so letting your cat sleep on your bed isn’t good for your health. Then again, sleeping with the wrong human beings can also spread diseases too, so given a choice, cats are far more predictable and loyal bed partners than most humans.

In case you’re actually worried about catching a disease from your cat, click here for more information.