There’s always more to learn about cats, those mysterious, mischievous creatures. Did you know that the British Shorthair is one of the most ancient cat breeds in the world, dating back to the first century AD? Or that cats have only two vocal chords, yet they can produce over 100 distinct sounds? Plus owner’s tips: Cats respond to positive reinforcement, so encourage good behavior with a tasty treat. And quotes from cat lovers: Time spent with cats is never wasted.—Sigmund Freud. With full-color photographs and charming illustrations throughout.