After my male adult cat CB got used to the new male kitten, he started allowing him to suck on his teets. The kitten is now 5 months old and he is still doing it! They both love it and you can hear the two of them purr a mile away! I have an adult female cat but he has never tried it with her! Does anyone know why they do this?
hi, i have male cats in the house (both neutered & not) and they do this too. i think it's just a loving gesture between, and it hasn't caused any conflict here. they've been doing this for quite some time, so i wouldn't worry.
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