Categories: cat emotions

It’s normal for a cat to be frightened of a cucumber if it sneaks up on her

Cats are not that familiar with fruits and vegetables. They sometimes think they are animals and a threat to their health. Cats are familiar with prey items such as mice and birds. But vegetables…no, they haven’t received an education about those. Therefore it does not surprise me when a cat is scared to suddenly find a strange object immediately behind her after she has been quietly eating:

Associated post: banana scares cat.


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Michael Broad

Hi, I'm a 71-year-old retired solicitor (attorney in the US). Before qualifying I worked in many jobs including professional photography. I have a girlfriend, Michelle. I love nature, cats and all animals. I am concerned about their welfare.

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