Tag Archive: affection

Jul 03

Why does my cat start purring and then bite me?

Your cat sounds very very happy and affectionate!  If your cat is biting you hard, you may want to read more about why your cat is biting you. Cats are usually very very happy when they are purring.  However, a veterinarian once told me that biting is not an affectionate behavior in cats.  I’m not …

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Oct 29

Why does my cat knead me?

This generally means that your cat loves you very much.  Cats usually knead humans on the stomach or thigh area where the skin is softer.  This may feel like an awkward sensation at first, but after you realize that your cat is showing you love, it is very neat! Before a cat kneads, he will …

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Oct 14

Why does my cat want attention when I am talking on the phone?

Your cat is jealous that you are talking to someone else!  Just kidding! When your cat hears you talking on the phone, he probably thinks you are talking to him.  Your cat doesn’t know what a telephone is, and therefore he doesn’t realize that it is actually someone else that you are talking to.  So, …

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Oct 07

Why does my cat head butt me?

Your cat is probably showing you affection by head butting and rubbing on you.  Cats can head butt for many reasons. Here’s a few reasons why your cat might be headbutting you: Your cat is head butting you to communicate. Your cat is leaving his scent on you. Your cat wants to be pet! How …

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Sep 30

Why does my cat sleep on my head?

Your cat sleeps on your head because it is warm! Cats like to sleep where it is warm, and they also like to sleep with you. Cats will generally do no harm if they sleep on you. However, if your cat is sleeping on your head, you should ensure that you do not have cat …

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