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Why do cats do that?

real answers to the curious things cats do

by Kim Campbell Thornton

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by BowTie Press in Irvine, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cats -- Behavior -- Miscellanea

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kim Campbell Thornton.
    GenreMiscellanea
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF446.5 .T5 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23534803M
    ISBN 109781933958859
    LC Control Number2009022916
    OCLC/WorldCa396187563


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This /5(73). Her book Why Do Cats Do That. was named best behavior book in by the Cat Writers Association. Kim is the author of Barking, Chewing, Digging, House-Training, and Aggression. She is also the former president of the Cat Writers Association/5(12).

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This book will help you solve the riddles of your cat’s behavior—and put your own into context, too. Presents a wide range of situations and explains them from your cat’s point of view, including how your cat sees you.

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Why do cats purr. Why do cats get stuck in trees. Why do they bring us their latest catch. Why do cats always land on their feed. Learn the fascinating and sometimes surprising facts about these and 36 other curious cat behaviours - light-heartedly explained and beautifully illustrated in this book.

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