Aa
A
A
Close
1412946 tn?1281761137
Why does my cat shred every kind of paper?
my cat Tiger shreds every kind of paper and I was wondering if it was because she is just moody, irratated, nervous, or just trying to let me know she is hungry or upset.  She was spayed when she was a baby---I would like any input on this matter    cause itdrives me batty!!!!!  Thanks again....blossom_grrl
Cancel
4 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
Paper is a great toy.  Most likely you cat does it because it is fun, not because she is upset, hungry, or moody.  Keep papers out of her reach and give her something else to play with and scratch.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
1232362 tn?1333139006
i have 3 cats and only bob loves to do this. he especially does this if he wants attention or feels it's dinner time when it's not and wants to act out-he'll find the mail or a magazine i specifically wish he wouldn't choose and goes to town! or my school notes. nancyjac is quite right-in my case anyway-bob simply wants to amuse himself or be a little bratty if we aren't doing just what he wants!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
It's fun!   I have one who likes to pull Kleenex out of the box one by one, shredding it as she goes. It makes me laugh.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
1118884 tn?1338596450
Ummmm.  I have had many cats and  all of them had a blast with paper of any kind.  I saved wrapping paper because it was a great cheap toy;).

Think your boy is fine, just wants your attention. Does he act up when you are on computer?  Most will walk on keyboard when they have had enough!

I had to teach mine to respect library books as they would start out by my side, give the book the occasional scritch....then sneak in a quick bite ...lol.

Good luck.  
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
317787 tn?1473362051
Blank
Dee1956 commented on NA
Dec 10
961574 tn?1505958942
Blank
Dee1956, and mhv commented on KeeLolo's status
Dec 10
406584 tn?1399591666
Blank
10356 commented on NA
Dec 10
Top Cats Answerers
874521 tn?1424120397
Blank
Canada..., SK
506791 tn?1439846583
Blank
Saint Mary's County, MD
242912 tn?1402547092
Blank
CA
740516 tn?1360946086
Blank
Brazil
134578 tn?1483549754
Blank
Cats Community Resources
Top Cats Answerers
874521 tn?1424120397
Blank
Canada..., SK
506791 tn?1439846583
Blank
Saint Mary's County, MD
242912 tn?1402547092
Blank
CA
740516 tn?1360946086
Blank
Brazil
134578 tn?1483549754
Blank