Discussion in ' Fred's House of Pancakes ' started by qbee42 , Oct 22, Does your cat lick plastic? My cat licks plastic like it's some sort of an addiction: plastic bags, plastic bottles, packaging material. What's that all about? She has done it since she was little, so it's not a new thing.
Some cats are a lot like puppies and enjoy chewing on objects. Plastic items are some of those objects that many cats take a liking to, but why? And is it dangerous if a cat chews on or eats plastic? Cats that are teething are more likely to chew on items than adult cats and this is completely normal. Kittens lose their baby teeth and grow a full set of adult teeth between 3.
Cats are eccentric and highly individual characters. They all have different personalities and their own little quirks — including licking the wood floor and other surfaces. Why is my cat licking the floor? It may be that food or drink was spilled on the floor. Some cleaning agents may be palatable to the cat.
Customer Service for Subscribers. The feline obsession with all things plastic isn't all fun and games -- it can be dangerous. One of my cats also had an odd obsession with licking the emulsion off photographs.