Other, reasons are because cats are naturally cautious and shy animals, they are sensitive to loud noises. Also, it can be because they aren't around their own kind enough or around many human friends, which can lead them to feeling isolated, and not having an active life. Therefore, being scared of everything.
Similarly, you may ask, why is my cat so jumpy and scared?
Shy or fearful behavior is most often caused by negative associations made in early life. If a cat doesn't interact with people often or experiences abuse or trauma, later, he or she may be afraid to trust human caretakers and become a skittish kitty. Here are some common reasons why cats exhibit fearful behavior.
Subsequently, question is, why do cats jump so high?
Most cats enjoy being in high places. A cat's flexible musculoskeletal system gives them exceptional coordination and balance and enables them to jump up high. Strong muscles in the hindquarters and back enable a cat to leap several times his own length, either horizontally or vertically.
Why do cats jump when they see a cucumber?
"Cucumbers look enough like a snake to have the cat's instinctive fear of snakes kick in." This instinctive fear of snakes can cause cats to panic, he added.
Do cats forgive abuse?
Cats don't forgive, and once they realize a person is causing them anxiety or hurt, they keep away.