The world's longest-running love affair between pet and owner? Cat lovers know the answer, and this "owner's manual" explains why, and how it can happen to you. It answers the essential questions: What changes in your living space does a cat expect you to make? What breeds of cat would accept your lifestyle? Do you want a kitten or a mature cat? A male or female? Pedigree or "moggy?" Learn what cats expect in the way of feeding, bathing and cleaning. Find out the idiosyncrasies of various breeds. Master the basics of cat psychology, and in no time a cat will accept you into the privileged society of owners! 48 pages (all in color), 6 1/2 X 9 3/4.