Have you ever been stroking your cat only for it to start grooming as soon as you stop? I have experienced this exact thing too many times to count, and the rejection never lessens. I often find myself wondering, “Why does my cat clean herself after I pet her?”, “Does she hate it … [Read more...] about Why Does My Cat Clean Herself After I Pet Her? 5 Causes
Why Does My Cat Chirp Instead of Meow? 4 Possible Causes!
After thousands of years of living with us, our cats have learned that vocalizations are the best way to tell us something. Although meowing is the most common way cats “speak,” they also make various other noises, such as yowling or growling. But one of the strangest noises a … [Read more...] about Why Does My Cat Chirp Instead of Meow? 4 Possible Causes!
Why Does My Cat Bite Me Gently While Purring?
Does your cat often bite you when you’re cuddling them? If so, you’re not alone. I’ve had my cat bite my face while purring before, which is not a pleasant experience! It can also be confusing, as these two behaviors seemingly contradict each other. So, why does my cat bite me … [Read more...] about Why Does My Cat Bite Me Gently While Purring?
Cat Growls but Wants to be Petted: Why & What to Do
Cats’ sounds are their primary way of communicating with us. After a bit of practice, you can usually tell what your feline thinks by listening to the noises they make. For example, my cat often trills to show she’s excited when I get home, and I love hearing her welcome me as I … [Read more...] about Cat Growls but Wants to be Petted: Why & What to Do
Why Does My Cat Look Away When I Slow Blink?
Although cats can’t speak to us, they can communicate in different ways. Vocalizations are a common way of getting a human’s attention or showing contentment, but the slow blink is another form of communication that can easily go unnoticed. It took me ages to figure out what … [Read more...] about Why Does My Cat Look Away When I Slow Blink?