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Interesting Facts About Your Cats Tongue - Cat Behavior Associates

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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 ...

Why do cats have rough tongues? | PetMeds® Pet Health Blog

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Aug 29, 2015 ... If you have ever been licked by a cat, probably the first thing you noticed was the rough texture of the cat's tongue. Dogs have smooth tongues, ...

Why do cats have rough tongues? - MySmelly

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Have you ever noticed that your cat's tongue feels like sandpaper? Unlike a dog's tongue, a cat's tongue has special features called "papillae". The.

Why Are Cats' Tongues Rough? | Wonderopolis

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Sep 24, 2014 ... Under a microscope, a cat's tongue looks like a rough surface filled with thousands of tiny teeth. Although they make a cat's tongue very rough, ...

Why Do Cats Have Rough Tongues? | Cuteness.com

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Cats use their tongues for all sorts of things. Licking you to show their affection, for instance. During one of those licks you might have noticed y...

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Why do cats have rough tongues? | Reference.com

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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 ...

Why Does My Cat... Have a Tongue Like Sandpaper? - Vetstreet

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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 ...

Cat Tongue Facts - Cats - LoveToKnow

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Dec 9, 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 ...

The difference between dog and cat tongues [Archive] - Straight ...

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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, ...

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5 Awesome Facts About Your Cat's Tongue - Catster

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Jul 22, 2013 ... Simultaneously rough and tender, cat tongues are the stuff of poetry — and butt- licking, hairball-building horror. They are also anatomically ...

Why Cats' Tongues Are Rough | CatHealth.com

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When dogs lick us, they have nice, smooth tongues. But a cat's tongue feels like sandpaper. Why are cats' tongues so rough?

Why do cats' tongues feel like sandpaper? | Yahoo Answers

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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, ...