Why do cats HAVE to lay on paper??? - The Horse Forum

 1Likes
  • 1 Post By tinyliny
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 Old 02-28-2013, 10:26 PM Thread Starter
Trained
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 8,157
• Horses: 0
Why do cats HAVE to lay on paper???

Does anyone have a cat who magically shows up whenever you are paying bills or otherwise trying to organize paperwork and just plunk down in the middle of it? It paper made of cat velcro or something? I was trying to clean out old folders today and every time I made pile, there she was plopped down in the middle of it. Same thing with computer keyboards. Is this just an overly shameless bid for attention or do these items have magical cat magnetic pull? My other cat never does this, but this one shows up every single time. Weird putty tat.

You just have to see your distance...you don't have to like it.
MyBoyPuck is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 Old 02-28-2013, 10:31 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Canada
Posts: 3,377
• Horses: 0
Yep - I've got a couple like that. Try as I might, I can never be quiet enough - sometimes I feel like I`m in a marestare cam and they`re watching ready to zoom in the moment I handle anything papery.
Chevaux is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 02-28-2013, 10:31 PM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Washington
Posts: 1,403
• Horses: 0
My cat does that on my key board! Drives me nuts.

I may seem small, but if you mess with my horse, I will break out a level of crazy that will make your nightmares seem like a happy place.
horsecrazygirl is offline  
post #4 of 5 Old 02-28-2013, 11:03 PM
Showing
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Chino Valley, AZ
Posts: 15,477
• Horses: 1
Cosmo generally ignores me, but if I'm reading or on my laptop, he's all up in my business. And when my boyfriend is counting the money from the vending machine business so he can do the deposit, Cosmo will stretch out in the middle of it all and try to play with the coins.
Posted via Mobile Device
DraftyAiresMum is online now  
post #5 of 5 Old 02-28-2013, 11:18 PM
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 38,737
• Horses: 2
I love that about cats! They just assume that everyone loves them and wants them to be smack dab in the middle of everything.
doubleopi likes this.
tinyliny is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My Cats! TheLauren Other Pets 6 01-22-2013 12:17 AM
Paper GSM Snizard93 Horse Artwork 3 03-07-2012 08:53 PM
Outside cats NyHorseGal Other Pets 1 08-31-2009 05:59 PM
Lol Cats RedHawk Jokes and Funnies 17 07-07-2009 11:03 PM
cats holly787 Horse Artwork 2 01-30-2008 01:16 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome