There’s A Link Between Cat Ownership And Schizophrenia

There’s A Link Between Cat Ownership And Schizophrenia – http://huff.to/1KZceij

It may also be self selection and self de-selection.

People and families that are more aggressive and literal are more likely to get a dog.  Those that are more passive and abstract are more likely to get a cat than a dog.

There’s an important distinction to be made, between schizophrenia involving actual hallucinations versus only having dubious ideas.

Greater intellect and abstract thinking involve being able to connect dots so to speak that are further apart.  A genius is going to have good judgement about filling in the gaps to make a sensible figure.  A schizophrenic though makes leaps that lack support, and with too much certainty.

In other words, they jump to conclusions and lack the ability to duly weigh them and attach a probability. 

It’s a certain temperment and it probably affects what kinds of pets they prefer.

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