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Your Cat’s Quirky Habit Unveiled

Ever wondered why your cat does that funny little butt wiggle before leaping? It's not just for show! Delve into the science (or the lack thereof) behind one of the most curious and charming cat behaviors.

cat butt wiggle


  • Among the more puzzling behaviors cats display, the pre-pounce butt wiggle is one of the cutest
  • There are many theories as to why kitties wiggle their backsides before pouncing on “prey”
  • Felines have evolved as expert hunters, and just because a house cat no longer needs to hunt doesn’t mean he’s ready to give up an enjoyable, mentally stimulating behavior
  • You can encourage your own kitty’s natural hunting instincts by finding creative ways to have her “hunt” for food throughout the day

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