Subtle Signs of Feline Fear

Know what to look for, and you’ll know when your cat is feeling emotions ranging from unease to dread.

“People think hiding is just what cats do,” says the head of the Tufts Animal Behavior Service, Stephanie Borns-Weil, DVM. “But hiding is a sign of fear. Cats that generally avoid contact are afraid.” There are a number of other signs of fear in a cat that are also easy to misinterpret — or at […]
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