Can hand feeding a cat make it more affectionate?
If not, do you have other suggestions?
I had cats for as long as I lived, I had at least one so from experience cats don't quite get very affectionate...at least not for long periods of time. Cats have the tendency to attach to the house and perceive the masters as people they own :-). When they rub their heads to you, they actually leave their scent so you are marked as hers/his :-). BTW, you know they purr if they are in pain as well as when they are happy?
Regarding the question, food is a way to make it more affectionate, also for some of my cats brushing and playing had the same effect. You could try doing a little massage on her/his back while your petting her.
Hope this helps
by Selina Kyle 7 years ago
How do you get your dog to slow down when he eats?My dog has been scarfing down her food too fast and then getting sick. She didn't used to eat so fast, how do I get her to stop?
by lkimball2 3 years ago
12 y.o. cat with loose stools - is there any way to harden them?I have a 12 y.o. male, mixed cat (and 3 other cats plus 3 dogs). This particular cat has had.loose stools since I got him at age 2. By loose stools, I mean explosive diarrhea. Over the past year, he has started going outside the litter...
by Victoria Lynn 2 years ago
Suggestions on what to feed an old cat who isn't eating very well?Any high calorie stuff he might like? he is getting pickier and won't eat things he used to eat.
by Rachel Vega 5 years ago
Are male cats more friendly than female cats?In my experience, female cats are much less likely to be as snuggly as the males. Anyone else notice this?
by Ultimate Hubber 2 years ago
What do you have as a pet? Share with us.I have a turtle as pet.
by Eiddwen 4 years ago
Am I over feeding my cats?We were adopted about two months ago by Mother cat Tabatha and kitten Megan who is now around 18 weeks old. When we brought them home from the rescue centre they were both terribly thin but thankfully had good appetites. Today Tabatha has gone the other way and has...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|