So you’ve got a cat, and it’s always sliding breakable objects off tables, turning up its nose at fresh tuna, and scratching you after approximately 3 consecutive pats. Here’s how to tell if your cat actually likes you, so you know all of your adoration is not a complete waste!

1.Your cat seems to be wherever you are

Sure, it may be acting like it was there before you were, but if your cat is secretly following you around, it’s fond of you. Cats who like their larger human companions will make an effort to rub up against their legs or ‘accidentally’ trip them up as they walk past. So if your cat is making excuses to be close to you, you can count that as a sign of secret adoration.

2.They make eyes at you

No, your cat isn’t plotting to kill you (at least, not yet). If your cat maintains eye contact with you, this is actually a sign that they trust you. Cats only tend to make eye contact with people they’re comfortable with or know well—so if your cat is looking at you and slowly blinks while catching your eye, this is a feline version of a kiss. Can’t ask for much more love than that!

3.They roll around on their backs while you’re around

In a similar way to dogs, when cats roll on their backs they’re rendering themselves defenceless. By showing you their vulnerable tummy, they’re telling you that they feel comfortable, loved and protected by you. Cats are proud animals, so if they’re letting their guard down around you, this is a big sign they love you!

A great way to keep your cat happy is to keep them healthy. Here are some Port Macquarie vets who will take good care of your feline friend.

East Port Veterinary Hospital

Even the littlest patients receive the highest quality care, East Port Veterinary Hospital - Port Macquarie
Even the littlest patients receive the highest quality care, East Port Veterinary Hospital – Port Macquarie

With a passion for animals and a commitment to providing the highest quality care, you can count on the team at East Port Veterinary Hospital to take care of your pet. Their team of 7 veterinarians means there is always a professional there to help you and your furry friend, whether it’s just a check-up, for vaccinations or during an emergency. If you’re looking for a great Port Macquarie vet for your pet, you cannot go past the award-winning team at East Port Veterinary Hospital.
Where: 57 Gordon St, Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Port Macquarie Veterinary Hospital
This kitty is in the best of hands, Port Macquarie Veterinary Hospital – Port Macquarie

For a vet that offers a comprehensive range of veterinary services, head to Port Macquarie Veterinary Hospital. The team here truly care about the health and wellbeing of your pet, and use advanced technology to quickly diagnose any problems. Offering a range of medical services including surgical procedures, animal dentistry, vaccinations, desexing and microchipping, you can be sure your cat is in caring hands.
Where: 159 Gordon St, Port Macquarie NSW 2444
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