Big guy, 20 pounds. Perhaps another fluffy feline is an obstacle in the path … The moving between and rubbing against the legs is called marking and happens when they are excited. Jan 15, 2017 #9 ... My cat often sleeps by or on my legs. Yes my cat does this too! Very, very cute! My other cat, Cupcake, also bonks my leg with her head incessantly while I am getting her food ready. Nothing seems right in the world to him. A tail between the legs can also signify simple discontentment. Home More advice Pets & Animals So at night ill stretch and leave my legs in a v shape for s bit and my cat will automatically go to sleep pretty much right by my crotch lol. Therefore, if the cat is sensible and aims to survive this experience … Dilara Goskel Parry, a cat behavior expert at Feline Minds, told The Dodo that when cats take the rubbing one step further and wind through your legs, they want something and are excited about it.A prime example is feeding time. Remember, dogs have masters -- cats have staff. the most common reason why cats bite feet, legs, ankles, & toes. Assuming that the average weight of an adult cat is between 3 and 4 kg (7 to 8 lb) - excluding Maine Coons, Savannah cats and other larger breeds - this means that cats choose sleep with someone that weighs at least 10 to 13 times more than them.. Why does my cat like to go to bed between my legs? The cat just isn't satisfied with whatever situation is right in front of him at the moment. In truth, however, your cat probably does love you and may enjoy curling up in bed with you at night for many different reasons in addition to "cat love." Either way I just adore it, it’s soooo cute! Why does my cat bite my feet? Your bed is comfortable Cats sleep up to 15 hours a day, so yours has likely taken a nap in every corner of your home. i have two cats and two small dogs who by the way all four sleep with us, every night when we go to bed the cats and dogs run up on the pillows wait for us to cover up and then its a race to get under the blankets, both cats sleep cuddled up together between my legs or on the back of my leg if im on my side the dogs … In his mind, that makes him top cat. Cats, being light sleepers, will wake you up to either protect hey, but my cat used to sleep on my chest and then stopped… why? ads/bitcoin2.txt. My own cat, Tara, headbutts me constantly when she’s sitting on top of me, and half the time she knocks my glasses off my face when she does it. i think it may have to do with comfort and security. If I'm lying on my side, he will snuggle to the bend behind my knees. She also sleeps in the computer chair a foot or two from my head. Can never get him to curl up between my butt and legs. It is rare for an adult person to weigh less than 40 kg (90 lb). My cat always sleeps on its back. After all, you haven't rousted him out to establish your rights. He decides when he sleeps and when you do, and he decides when you wake up to feed him. Mingo loves to sleep between my feet or knees, touching both sides when I'm on my back. It's the cat's bed and he magnanimously allows you to share it. I could do better without holding me down! Your cat’s a cutie omg. I just wonder why some cats do it and some don’t. It’s so cute. He’s a Tuxedo cat, so I always thought it really fit the formal attire of his coat! In the wild, a cat will seek the safest place to rest in between hunts. Reactions: betsygee. Jan 19, 2017 #16 caitini TCS Member. When I added a new young male cat, Colby, to my household recently, I knew he was going to be accepted when alpha cat BooBoo gave him a loving but firm bonk with his forehead. 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