Licking the kitty
This is used to detect comment spam. See questions and answers. They also use licking to help stimulate their babies to urinate and defecate on their own. West Coast Pet Products. I appreciate all the neat information! Give them a loving cuddle and stroke them until their frantic licking subsides.
So, You've Noticed Your Cat is Over Grooming. What Can You Do?
My Cat Bites, Then Licks Me: Why? What Does It Mean?
Thanks for stopping by, Dennis! Yellow Banana Catnip Toy 2 Pack. Leslie, if your feline friend is licking everything in sight that isn't his dinner, including his own fur, it could be because he's anxious or simply bored. West Coast Pet Products. By shiralln [1 Comment]. Aside from looking strange, the owners were worried as to why the cat was doing this.
Why Do Cats Lick Themselves and Other Cats?
Many of them stem from some evolutionary behavior or communication mechanism. She has published several books, specializing in zoology and animal husbandry. If the video doesn't start playing momentarily, please install the latest version of Flash. Meow-Chicka-Meow-Meow It practically goes without saying that some boy-on-girl kitty licking action is related to you-know-what. A co-worker of mine says her cat loves to lick her fingers and the top of her foot. Is your feline trying to comment about your hairstyle?
Grooming licking each other is a very common social activity among cats. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Click thumbnail to view full-size. This is used to detect comment spam. My cat which I have for 9 years sometimes does the same, she does love to have very sharp claws, perhaps that's the reason she sometimes comes to me for grooming. Vetstreet does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.