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www.catster.com/lifestyle/5-cat-facts-anatomy-tongue-awesome

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

www.catbehaviorassociates.com/your-cats-tongue

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 ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/why-are-cats-tongues-rough

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, papillae play an ...

blog.petmeds.com/1800petmeds/why-do-cats-have-rough-tongues

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, ...

www.sciencefocus.com/article/nature/why-do-cats-have-rough-tongues-dogs-don%E2%80%99t

Sep 29, 2016 ... Cats have hard, backwards-facing spines on their tongues, called filiform papillae . These work like a comb for grooming their fur, and are also ...

www.cathealth.com/how-and-why/why-cats-tongues-are-rough

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

morgridge.org/blue-sky/why-do-cats-have-rough-tongues

Cats have functional barbs or papillae on their tongue made of keratin, the same material that nails and our hair is made out of. They're very rigid little barbs that ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2016/11/29/a-cats-sandpapery-tongue-is-actually-a-magical-detangling-hairbrush

Nov 29, 2016 ... Now researchers at Georgia Tech have unmasked yet another example of cats' efficient anatomy: Their rough pink tongues are actually ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why+Are+Cats+Tongues+Rough%3F&v=9h_QtLol75I
Feb 28, 2017 ... For cats, staying clean is a matter of life and death. And their tongue, specially equipped for the job, is just one of the things that make...