Did you know cats played a large role in ancient Egyptian society? They even became deities — Mafdet (goddess of justice) and Bastet (goddess of war) were both felines. And while these creatures aren’t held in such high esteem today, there is still an aura of mystery and a particular presence a cat has. Even their behavior is quite dissimilar to that other favorite domestic pet: the dog. With a little understanding of the feline “way,” you’ll discover their behavior isn’t so strange after all.
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