Domestic Cat –
Cat Facts and Legends
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domestic cats and to all cat lovers!
Cats were at one time sacred and worshiped by humans. The cat goddess called Bastet was highly regarded in Ancient Egypt.
Citizens were required to shave off their eyebrows should their beloved house cat die.
They had to show their sincere mourning for the departed cat publically.
Many humans may have forgotten the high status the felines once had in society.
It is evident the cat has never forgotten it was once worshipped as a goddess!
Cats certainly are loveable. They are also independent as well as smart and sensitive.
The feline spices love to interact with humans, but only on their own terms. They need affection, care and attention, but the cat decides with who and the when.
Cats are unique. Blessed. Sacred.
Cats are one of the most popular pets in the Western World. As with us humans the feline species come with different temperaments and one cat may have completely different needs of another cat.
It is important to gain knowledge of the various cat breeds before welcoming a cat to take up residence in your home.
Read about the different cat breeds. You may be a little surprised to find how different their traits are. Some cats are happy in a city apartment; others truly need tons of space. Find the cat that is perfect for you and the life situation you are in.
There are indeed plenty of beautiful breeds from which to choose.
Cats are a God send. They are charming, delightful furry little creatures that brighten your world and improve your outlook on life.