Cat Facts Fact : Cats sleep a lot! February 12, 2014 No Comments On average, cats spend 2/3 of every day sleeping. That means a nine-year-old cat has been awake for only three years of its life. Wow! And I thought I slept a lot, these guys sure do snooze 🙂 Main image via M Carian, 2009. napsleeptired Previous Post Next Post More Articles On Catnipsum March 31, 2013 Fact : A cat has 230 bones April 2, 2013 Fact : The First Cat In Space November 5, 2012 Fact: Cats Sleep 2/3 of their life.