Must Clean Toes

cat washing paw
Must Clean Toes

Kelly carefully washes between each toe on one paw, then methodically continues with the rest, her tail happily curled in a semi-circle as she enjoys the spring sunshine.

I’m glad I don’t have to lick my toes clean. Even though I’ve watched my cats for years, I still can’t figure out how they keep themselves so clean by licking themselves. Kelly is a constant bather, and knowing her fastidious personality I’ve always thought she was trying to organize all her tortoiseshell speckles into some sort of order.

Bernadette

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  • May 27, 2011 at 12:20 pm
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    My feline half-bro and sis, are constantly doing project lick. They tell me I shouldn’t depend on my human to keep me bathed, well… I may be a bit odoriferous at times, but… I don’t have trouble with hairballs coming up at the wrong times. Uck!
    Sandy
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