Do you know that a cat can’t climb head first down a tree because every claw on a cat’s paw points the same way? To get down from a tree, a they must back down. Also, cat’s brain is biologically more similar to a human brain than it is to a dog’s. Both humans and cats have identical regions in their brains that are responsible for emotions.
While it is commonly thought that the ancient Egyptians were the first to domesticate cats, the oldest known pet was recently found in a 9,500-year-old grave on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. This grave predates early Egyptian art depicting cats by 4,000 years or more.
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