The Lion In Your

Living Room

The Lion in Your Living Room is a one-hour documentary that casts new light on how our feline friends perceive the world. From the latest genetic research, to the physics of the cats’ tongue, these most popular of pets are revealed, as you have never seen them before. We travel from North America, to Europe and the Mid-East in order to uncover new insights into this familiar, yet most mysterious animal.
Airing January 15th at 8pm on CBC's The Nature of Things with David Suzuki

Additional Material

This is where you will find additional videos made up of all the great material that didn’t make it into the final cut of the film.


See all the wonderful, hilarious and heartwarming pictures that you sent in. You can never look at too many pictures of cats.

“The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats…”
― Albert Schweitzer

Do cats always land on their feet, and where does the nine lives myth come from?

What does my cat see? Does she only see in black and white?

Is my cat really communicating with me when she meows and purrs?

Where did domestic cats come from? Are they really just little lions?

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