The domestic cat (Latin: Felis catus) is a small, typically furry, carnivorous
mammal. They are often called house cats when kept as indoor pets or simply
Domestic cats, no matter their breed, are all members of one species. Felis catus
has had a very long relationship with humans. Ancient Egyptians may have first ...
Felis catus domesticated member of the family Felidae, order Carnivora, and the
smallest member of that family. Like all felids, domestic cats are characterized ...
Jul 24, 2014 ... They come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. 21 per-cent of Americans have a
Nov 11, 2014 ... Researchers comparing the genomes of domestic cats with that of wild felines
reveal the genetic underpinnings of domestication. It appears ...
Aug 27, 2015 ... Wonderful World Of Cats - Domestic Cats Documentary - History Channel HD
The Domestic Cats is a small, often furry, tamed, as well as ...
Oct 11, 2016 ... The modern cat (Felis silvestris catus) was domesticated from one of five
separate wild cats: the Sardinian wildcat (Felis silvestris lybica), the ...
Apr 30, 2015 ... In this one-minute video, Ask Smithsonian host Eric Schulze investigates the
surprising history and science behind today's house cat.
Jun 30, 2007 ... In the United States, cats are the most popular house pet, with about 90 million
domesticated cats slinking around 34 percent of U.S. homes.
Nov 10, 2014 ... A team has found the genetic changes leading to the domestication of the cat,
some of which are associated with reward seeking and fear ...