Details: Domestic cats date as far back as the time of the ancient Egyptians. Since then, cat fanciers have developed a number of different breeds. Whatever their breed, cats exhibit similar traits - namely independence, intelligence, and curiosity. Despite their independent nature, cats are affectionate house pets. As any cat owner will tell you, there is nothing more relaxing than curling up on a sofa with a cat on your lap. The cute cats pictured in this mini calendar are sure to bring warmth and charm to any space they occupy.