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How Cats Have Learned to Manipulate Their Humans

How did house cats go from roaming mountains to purring in our laps?

Photo: AstridandChumbo/Instagram

Everyone knows the history of dog domestication. It probably went something like this:

Thousands of years ago, a friendly human was cooking by a fire. The smell attracted some friendlier-than-normal wolves. They sat by the fire, maybe enjoyed…

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