Ciao. I walk down the hall and two seconds later the little fuzz ball followed. Ali recently posted…When Animals Attack – It’s often a dumb human’s fault [Video]. Every single cat has a unique personality – they can’t be lumped into one trait like that.. Also, the poster above who said she was “creeped out” that the cat was attached to her son – that made me very sad. It took several months of patience for her to warm up to me but now there is no doubt that Cats do Love their owners……..despite that rediculous study that continues to be referenced where the owner leaves the room blah blah. So I think that study was wrong to understand something you have to think as they, not understand things as you understand it bcuz will get everything wrong. I appreciate the visit. I think one test like this proves nothing – cats put in a room in a foreign environment – of course they won’t act like dogs, because they are not dogs! Also, what about instances when they become happy? The cat accepts the whole family but when it comes to coziness or cuddling or the cat is ill, it chooses one person.” Here are some of the cat breeds said to form special attachments with their humans: Siamese; Siberians; Norwegian Forest Cats; Russian Blues; Bengals; Bombays; Himalayans; Siamese, especially the females, often show up at the top of this list. If anyone has articles on this subject I’d like to see them! He talks about a team of researchers who did a study with 20 cats to measure how the cats reacted to a recording of their owners… We, of course, let them do their thing. I appreciate that. I’ve always thought that the way this study is interpreted by many people as “cats don’t love their owners, blah blah” to be complete BS. She didn’t cuddle, meow, play until I returned. But do cats get attached to their owners too? Cat attacked owner randomly and violently! You seem to think everyone should prefer the licking , jumping, tail wagging sort of love that dogs provide. I am minding a friend’s cat while they’re gone. time. Just because our cat doesn’t think they need us doesn’t mean they don’t love us! Thanks again for your comment! He could care less when I walk in the door. - CatVills. Because the cat doesn’t “need” to stay with you, you should actually take it as a compliment that it decides to stick around and be your companion. Well, if you have earned their trust. While I have had cats that were pretty independent, most of them show some degree of attachment and affection that is specifically for me. One sleeps on my pillow .. another comes in to greet me in the morning .. and the other meets me in the kitchen to hep with breakfast! "The majority of cats are securely attached to their owner and use them as a source of security in a novel environment." Cause of Cat Aggression and Attacks. Whatever. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It will wonder why its preferred human is no longer around. Just because (some) cats don’t budge when you call them or walk into a room, doesn’t mean they don’t love you. Do you think your cats are attached to you? And yes …….. Cats do miss you when you leave them. Felines have their own unique means of expressing affection. Who were these “researchers”? She will not leave my side for the first 24-48 hrs. Well this is an older post but I had to jump in. My dad’s cat is so close to my dad. Sometimes a cat will become overtly affectionate because she lacks attention. In their behavioural experiment, the research team observed how cats respond to their owners in a strange environment. Your email address will not be published. Cats Really Are Emotionally Attached to Their Owners—Even if They Don't Obviously Show It .
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