Tag Archive: lick

Sep 30

Why does my cat’s tongue feel like sandpaper?

Yawning cat

Your cat’s tongue fees like sandpaper because it is barbed. Yes — barbed!! This is why it can actually hurt when your cat licks your skin — especially sensitive places like your face or eyelids! Cat tongues are barbed as a process of evolution. It is barbed with thousands of tiny mounds. This allows cats …

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Sep 30

Why does my cat lick me?

Your cat probably licks you in attempt to groom you! Yes, believe it or not, cats probably lick you for the same reason that they lick themselves! So, if your cat is ever licking you, maybe its time for a shower! ¬†Click here to watch a funny video of a cat licking a baby! Cats …

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