Video: This is Why Cats Love Boxes

To relieve stress, cats like to sit in boxes. Study: Since new environments can be challenging for cats, it’s vital for them to have an enclosed space where they can retreat and feel safe. Cats often like boxes because they help to keep some of their body heat warm in cooler weather. If you have a cat at home and want to will cat discomfort, make sure they have a comfortable cozy box to sit in. Thank you for watching this episode of SciShow, and a special thanks to all of our patrons on and for supporting the show. Visit, the SciShow’s den, for more episodes like this.