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8. The pharaoh's pet

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8. The pharaoh, like many ancient Egyptians, kept cats as pets. Cats were highly valued because they killed the rats and mice which ate their grain and caused disease. The pharaoh mummified his beloved cat, perhaps in the hope that she could join him in the next life.
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