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What is it with cats and butt licking?

I was just sitting in the garden sunshine enjoying a quiet beer when one
of our 2 cats sideled up to me and brushed past my leg, conveniently depositing a
coating of shedding hair on my work trousers.
They always seem to time it to perfection. Feeding time. When ur on the phone.
Got 1 in the UK that does exactly the same.
I gently shooed him away with my foot and continued to absorb some rays.
Then it started.
Lounge back on the haunches, spread rear legs and start to lick its butt!
UGH!!
WHY?
Why do they do that when they are usually so fastidious about hygiene?
Is there any therapy to alleviate this?
A sprinkling of white pepper?
Being forced to watch scenes from a car wash?
Always makes me cringe!
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:02
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

Canines are much the same too.
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:12
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Lounge back on the haunches, spread rear legs and start to lick its butt!
UGH!!
WHY?
Why do they do that when they are usually so fastidious about hygiene?
The answer is simple - and is the same as to question: "Why do dogs lick their balls?"

Because they can
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:21
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

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The answer is simple - and is the same as to question: "Why do dogs lick their balls?"

Because they can
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Why do women rub their eyes when they wake up?
....?
----because we guys have balls to scratch....
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:25
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

HHHmmm!
Wonder what the ladesses have to say about this!

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----because we guys have balls to scratch....
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:31
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

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UGH!!
WHY?
...Because they're fastidious about hygiene?

A distinct lack of opposible thumbs rules out the possibility of grabbing a sheet of loo paper and taking care of things. That and they hate water, so the idea of heading down to a stream and splashing a bit of water down there is a no go too... And, if I'm not mistaken, they can't reach their butts with their paws anyways.

I say live and let live, if it works for them.

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Old 14.06.2012, 22:34
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

have you read david sedaris' book squirrel seeks chipmunk. the answer is there.
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:35
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

BUTT! With ur tongue!
WTF!

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...Because they're fastidious about hygiene?

A distinct lack of opposible thumbs rules out the possibility of grabbing a sheet of loo paper and taking care of things. That and they hate water, so the idea of heading down to a stream and splashing a bit of water down there is a no go too... And, if I'm not mistaken, they can't reach their butts with their paws anyways.

I say live and let live, if it works for them.

Cheers

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Old 14.06.2012, 22:36
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

Will Google this 2morrow!
After I stop retching!

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that to me is a much bigger problem. my little precious cat always tries to turn a heavy petting session around (literally) by presenting her culito. i'm not having it- she's not nearly as cute when she does that , but i'm glad she keeps it clean- the alternative, afterall is much less appreciated.
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:43
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

Any Pink Floyd fans out there?
You guys continue desperately seeking resolution!
Switching channels!!
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:52
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

For us Muppets, it's not necessarily a butt-licking problem as much as it is a leg-humping addiction.

Don't say I didn't warn you.
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:52
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BUTT! With ur tongue!
WTF!
admit it. you would if you could...at least once !
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Old 14.06.2012, 22:53
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For us Muppets, it's not necessarily a butt-licking problem as much as it is a leg-humping addiction.

Don't say I didn't warn you.
just the leg? hmmm...i guess that wasn't a muppet like i thought...
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

OK.Should I try with my OTH!
Visiting this weekend for 4 days.

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Old 14.06.2012, 23:07
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Lounge back on the haunches, spread rear legs and start to lick its butt!
UGH!!
WHY?
Why do they do that when they are usually so fastidious about hygiene?
Admit it, you're just jealous that you can't reach your own butt - right?
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Old 14.06.2012, 23:09
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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

now we are getting to the root of your question... that was where you were going after all, wasn't it?

ah- resolution!
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Old 14.06.2012, 23:15
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Admit it, you're just jealous that you can't reach your own butt - right?
If that was just that the problem. But in fact, it's because no one else can't reach it too.

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Re: What is it with cats and butt licking?

Would licking your own ass be beneficial for your career?
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