We all enjoy a little flutter, maybe it is down the local bookies or maybe one of the big online casinos like Ladbrokes. But it seems us humans are not the only ones! All over the World (normally on Caturdays) our feline friends are having a little gamble and taking a little risk with their cat food money. Let us keep our fingers crossed for them as we take a look at…
BONUS CONTENT: Top 10 Amazing Gambling Facts
10 – ” I’m sorry madam, you can’t leave your cat here as a deposit!”
FACT: Here is a strange fact, believe it or not, the Great Wall of China was mostly built from cash derived from a local game much like Keno!
9 – “You might well think this is funny, but I hope you lose!”
FACT: A massive 65 million people admit that they play poker a least once a week on their own or with friends.
8 – ” Easy eight, eight, eight……oh poop! Snake eyes. I hate all reptiles”
FACT: A sailor in 1953 once had a record 27 consecutive wins playing craps. The probability of this happening is said to be about 1 in 12,467,890!
7 – “Drat, I should have stuck, I knew that dog hair on the table wasn’t lucky”
FACT: Still to this very day the Italians and the French argue about who really invented blackjack. The debate rages on.
6 – “…don’t try to talk me out of this Frank, I’m all in, the job lot! ”
FACT: The original name of blackjack was in fact “ventiuna” which is just Spanish for twenty-one!
5 – “just need lucky number 9…come on home number 9!”
FACT: Think Bingo is a fairly new way to gamble? Well, think again because bingo started in Italy way back in 1530! HOUSE!…sorry just had to say it.
4 – “Did you look at my cards when I went to the bathroom…..DID YOU?!?”
FACT: Most card decks we use these days were invented in China a took inspiration from of the French royal family!
3 – “Why not place a bet..will I get the fun little white ball or won’t I?!?”
FACT: While many people think that it is card games it is in fact roulette that is the oldest casino game and is named after a French diminutive for the little wheel! Weird but true.
2 – “I will raise you 30 and see you a pack of kitty nibbles!”
Fact: It is played all over the world, by every walk of life. But bingo did, in fact, start life in Italy in 1530!
1 – “Welcome, I can give you 20-1 on Kates new baby boy being bitten by a Corgi!”
FACT: Believe it or not the youngest player to win the World Series of Poker was just 24 years old! What is that in cat years?!?