Your email address will not be published. Cat licking is a way of bonding. Therefore, this position may communicate a feeling of trust  or comfort; however, cats may also roll onto their back to defend themselves with their claws, or to bask in areas of bright sunlight. For the band, see Caterwaul band. Views Read Edit View history.
There was considerable variation between the four cats in the relative amplitude, duration and frequency between egressive and ingressive phases, although this variation generally occurred within the normal range.
And she does it around 5am when she wakes up. Hyperthyroidism is common in older cats and can cause many behavioral changes. The only thing you should really be concerned about when exploring this question of why do cats groom each other is hairballs. She likes to cuddle on me while purring loudly. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.