Q: Shorty has a New Habit?

January 5, 2012 | By Ches21 | 1 answer | Expired: 1483 days ago


Shorty has a new habit nothing has changed but all of a sudden he has started to chase my feet he has not done that in his entire life ever when I had Teddy thats what she liked to do was chase feet that was one of her many Forte's but why would Shorty start this new habit just all of a sudden outta no where could it be that he remembers when Teddy was around she got attention that way or what?

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Jan 09, 2012

Cats adopt learned behaviors all the time. They can also shy away from trying new things if there's a more dominant cat around. It could be that Shorty had seen Teddy doing this and always wanted to, but felt insecure about it. Or it could be his way of grieving, remembering Teddy and having that behavior click in.

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