Sep 25, 2012 ... If you had been used to the smooth sensation of a dog's tongue then it was
probably quite surprising to experience the rough feel of a cat's ...
Jul 22, 2013 ... Simultaneously rough and tender, cat tongues are the stuff of poetry — and butt-
licking, hairball-building horror. They are also anatomically ...
Cats use their tongues' abrasiveness to scrape meat off the bones of their prey. In
the wild, that may be the most vital role played by cats' rough tongues. But it is ...
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They end up coughing it up as a hairball. A cat's tongue is rough. The tongue of a
domestic cat feels much like coarse sandpaper. The tongue of a big wild cat, ...
The rough surface of a cat's tongue serves several purposes, including grooming,
hunting and eating. The small barbs face backward on a cat's tongue and are ...
Dec 17, 2014 ... If you've never taken time to contemplate your cat's tongue before, you ... The
reason the tongue is so rough is that it's covered in tiny barbs ...
Sep 2, 2011 ... It's because little hooked papillae, barb-like “hairs” oriented toward the back of
the mouth, cover the top surface of a cat's tongue. These stiff ...
Big cats (lions, etc.) will use their rough tongues to scrape meat off of bones. I've
never given my cat a meaty bone to see if she does the same, ...
If you've received a loving lick from your cat, you know that sweet pink tongue
feels like rough-grade sandpaper or Velcro caressing your skin. And a jungle