An excerpt from an OUPblog article published on 8th August 2016, written by the Oxford Reference marketing team.
'Cats are among some of the most popular pets in the world, and they’ve been so for thousands of years. While some superstitious people may consider them to be bad luck due to their ancient association with witchcraft and magic, others simply cannot get enough.
Curiosity may have killed the cat, but we don’t blame you for getting curious about these meowing mousers. In appreciation of our feline friends, we’ve put together a list of 12 little-known cat facts.'
Discover more: Read the rest of the article on the OUPblog.