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Q: Shorty Chews?

March 15, 2012 | By Ches21 | 2 answers | Expired: 994 days ago

Ches21

Shorty chews on me and nobody else why is this cause I do not allow it he gets in trouble when he chews on people so why does he chew on me?

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Kelly
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Mar 15, 2012

That's not that unusual and is considered "normal" behavior. He is trying to tell you he is content and happy to be with you. Lots of kittens and cats chew on their person's hair, hands and other body parts, lick them, or even suck on their clothing, blankets, etc. I have an 18-year-old cat that has always given us little gnawing-type chews on our arms or legs when she's feeling particularly loving. It's very common in kittens, and although some kittens decrease the behavior when they get older, others don't.


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daryl b.
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Mar 16, 2012

ches i would say kelly is right. he is probably as she said showing you he loves you

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