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For cat owners~~~~Does your cat do this??

we have a cat that shreds paper to pieces..I have never heard/seen a cat do this until we adopted ours...is this normal or what's going on here?

 
girliemom0406

Asked by girliemom0406 at 1:04 PM on Mar. 1, 2011 in Pets

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Answers (14)
  • My Snowball used to do that! I noticed that she did it right before she circled around to go to sleep. I had to always make sure there was no paper of ANY kind laying around when I left the house.
    djh0505

    Answer by djh0505 at 6:55 PM on Mar. 2, 2011

  • Not every cat does it, but it's not really all that uncommon... Some cats just like the feeling. And think of it this way, it's better than shredding your furniture to pieces!
    Anouck

    Answer by Anouck at 1:05 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Oh that brings back memories! My kitty that passed,Bear,used to do this. It was hilarious! Maybe its like tearing a mouse apart in his mind,who knows!
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 1:07 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • My cat's love affair is with rolls of toilet paper. She just slaughters it.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 1:17 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Yes I have had cats do that. Your cat is just playing, or its bored and just trying to find something to do.

    Shines3

    Answer by Shines3 at 1:07 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • my cat likes plastic too but she doesnt shred it. she carries it around with her growling. like she has one hell of a prize and noone is goin to take it from her
    jodi205

    Answer by jodi205 at 1:08 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • for ours its plastic. and he eats it too.
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 1:07 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • He did when he was a kitten, not so much anymore.
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 1:14 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • yes i have had cats do that. i like to give them empty foil chip bags to play with. they like the crinkley sound they make.
    Dianakk

    Answer by Dianakk at 2:22 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • My first born furchild Beans used to do that all the time it's one of the most annoying noises to wake up too
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 4:16 PM on Mar. 1, 2011