All significant truths are private truths. As they become public, they cease to be truth; they become facts, or at best, part of the public character; or at worst catchwords.
Cats are like evangelical Protestants. Pompous, self-centred and independent, they lack individual purrsonality. Our Lord is a dog-lover. Cats are the spawn of Satan.
We seem to be coming from the same place on the cat and dogs issue.