Are you familiar with the "midnight crazies"? If you are, then this scenario will sound familiar to you…
It's 1 a.m. and you're jolted awake from a sound sleep by the sound of a trashcan lid hitting the floor.
You shuffle into your kitchen and there's your cat perched on the kitchen counter – you swear she's grinning at you. She lets out a howl, leaps to the floor, runs sideways, leaps into the air and pounces on "nothing" with all her might.
Yep… your cat has a bad case of the "midnight crazies"!
If you thought your cat was just strange, you can take comfort in the fact that you are not alone. Cats all over the world drive their owners to distraction and rob them of sleep in the middle of the night.
The good news is that we have a great article that explains why this strange feline phenomenon occurs and what you can do to sleep a little better.
I think you are going to like this article. It explains a lot of the mystery of cats!