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Why did my sister's cat try to give me a dead bird?

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Its a gift in cat terms.

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Bingo!
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Yup! There's the answer!
(Sorry she didn't have time to wrap it.)
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She could've put it in a bucket.
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She loves you
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She didn't know it was dead?

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My best thought, cats like to kill - maybe this is a generous cat.

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Marcus!!! :D
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Hey. :)
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What's up?!
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More stress.
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Oh...:(! Well...me and Jack are happy again lol...and i hope your not to bad...
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I'm so sorry, I've just had alot on my mind lately - who's Jack?
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My babies dad and my bf...we've been together for a year...
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I remember now. Sorry I forgot. I have a new baby nephew and niece, my brother is in the army, I've been through alot of stress and alot more.
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She's flirting with you.

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Oh my! I hope so. That'll be the most kitty I got in a long time!
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Lol.
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No kitty? Wow
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Rofpip!
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Dang! What did Nitro say?
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Hey, Nitro!
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Naughty, naughty!!!
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Apparently I said something bad. Which is indeed true
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I still want to know, I like what you have to say.
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It had something to do with the cat "liking you"
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Ok, thanks
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No problem
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Cats do that. They want to please people just like dogs sometimes

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The bird had a disease hurry man call the CDC.

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She's wantin you to know that she killed something and wanted you to do something bout it. She's just bein generous.

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she wanted to show you what she killed

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You give him/her food the cat was returning the favor (expresses fondness)

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Its a way of showing she cares And loves you

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And Roberts your Mothers brother!
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They are notoriously bad gift givers.

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My cat used to bring in live lizards! Gee, thanks.
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Hilarious! Both of you!
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That's cuz she was tired of Ral's driving around with no car insurance.
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Lol!
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I would take a bird over a rat any day.
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she knew i am her kitten

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She was giving your sister her prize. That's the cat's way of showing appreciation. However, the cat may try to eat the bird and leave your sister the feathers. Seriously, no joke. It happened to me.

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Or a heart or gizzard....
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Because it has a friend in CDC and want to go and save her friend

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Its more of an offering becasue you are like there master

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This is what my cat does he rips off the head eats it and gives the body to us it is a thanks for giving me shelter you know they like you thanks for giving me food when I cant find any last Christmas my cat was out all night in the morning opened up the door and one bunny no head and a mother bunny be my cat skinks it so it left the skin for us it is nice until my mom tells me to get rid of it

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lol brutal but nice
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its a gift to you, i had a cat that thought i was like her baby and she left a half dead mouse in front of my bedroom door. (i was like 5 at the time)

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Well i have a lot of cats and some of them kill things such as birds, mice, etc and they bring them to me. They are trying to show you affection, it's their way of giving you a gift.

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Too CUTE!!!
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Well...maybe the bird was messin with the cat, so the cat goes all Chuck Norris on the bird, kills it, and brings it to you as a warning...(evil kitty laugh here).

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Okay now, that was freakn funny! Hilarious TL!
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it was probably being "nice" and thinking it might have been a "present" to you for being so nice to it. but its a cat so it doesnt know what we think about dead things.

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One time my old cat shoved a dead mouse under my pillow. Why? I have no clue. Could be because they think you would approve, and praise them for it.

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She wants you to be proud of her...

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Aw, how cute!
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True! Kitty wants you to know what a good hunter she is. And that she likes you.
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Hahah
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Just a little bird? You should see what my panther brings me!

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Can I please have my leg back :/
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Lol hey there Mikale :)
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Panthers and plumerias. That's quite the combination.
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Hi Lady, howzit? @Ku'uipo, plumerias yes, panthers, not really :)
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...it goes. How was your Halloween? Didja do anything?
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Because its a freacking awesome cat! Just got you free dinner!

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Roasted sparrow...d-lish! (but not very filling)
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Lol!
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Hi sas
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he lovvvvves you

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Im just hoping you didn't eat it....

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The bird or the kitty?
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I'm hoping I can!
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Poor kitty
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Either
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If you do though then have garlic with it!
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I'd bet itd be good with steak sauce
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Mmm
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That mean she loves you

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She wants to mate with you, Not really. I have no Idea.

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Lol!
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No really TL Matt is right, they do this to impress a mate.
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merry christmas from the cat!!!

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This is their way of showing they care. Too a cat, making a kill and sharing it is a very big thing!

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She wants you to fry it and feed it to her.

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It's Shake and Bake, and I helped!
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It's a present. He is wanting to impress you.

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Cats will do that to people they like. She likes you and wants to show you by giving you a catch.

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Hi Bubs
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Bubbles! What's up?
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...a pussycat that delivers you dead things? doesn't sound good...

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I'am glad you were the one to break it to him.
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It's quite common,my cats would do it all the time when I live in Indiana.it was very gross and they would defend it once they did,they wouldn't let you near it...kind of a show n' tell I guess
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Somebody's jealous...
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Your cat's face is jealous.
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I have no idea what you two are saying. Anyway, LD, put your pic back up. We like your real face a lot better.
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Nice face paint though!
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Thank you maggot :) I made "zombie skin" out of gelatin and oatmeal, little bit of food coloring. It works awesome and it's good for your skin. Go figure...
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O all right...
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Ooo! Thats a good idea!
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The cat is proud that he/she killed it and is showing it off.or it's just carrying it around like a doll.

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Many years ago my mother had a homely little Manx cat named Samantha... she was a marvelous hunter, and would bring all her prey home for Mom to say oooh and aaah...no mouse could survive for blocks around our house!

I was there one day when Mom opened the door to Samantha's knock to find a dead rat almost as large as little Samantha (who never got very big). After the first gasp of horror, Mom collected herself and poured on the admiration and praise.

So Samantha came in for a nap, then went outdoors, collected the rat from where we had thrown it, and repeated the whole performance! (And Mom went along with it...more celebration of Samantha the Great Hunter...)

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Hi Virginia! I loved that story. Very adorable!
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Once I had a cat...it brought back a snake and freaked out my dad. He was literally on a chair trembling
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Cat's DEMAND praise.
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Hi all...yes, they have amazing personalities and do their part (as they see it) to contribute to the household!
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This cat really likes you and has decided that it wants to impress you with it's hunting skills and prowess. Pretty much the same way it would a potential mate. Don't know what you did, but you really got this cats attention.

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I accidentally ran over the dog! Jk :0)
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LOL that will do it! =)
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Better to have a dead bird then a dead rat. Just think of the beautiful gift that comes next. Kitty will climb up into your lap and smear his/her face all over your face and stuff. Definitely their unique way to say I love you.

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Cats do that when they like you. It's a present from them to you (even though you might not enjoy it)

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Lightsky has it right cats do that to people they love. It a present. Don't punish! Cat is giving you something special...

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Punish? Y would I punish her? I thought that's what it was, but wasn't sure,
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Just saying. In case some people think it's nasty and may want to prevent the cat from repeating it. :)
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She was trying to give you either a gift, really like you, or is just showing off, or it wants to show how much it loves you and wants to be your friend

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