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What are tails for on cats

That’s a good question!

Tails are for two purposes:

To help you identify your cat (so you can tell your kitty apart from other cats) To show off your cat’s personality and to show off your cat’s mood (which is fun to watch!)

Tail Types

There are only two types of tails on cats:

Long, bushy tails Tan, short and wiry tails

Long, bushy tails

Long, bushy tails are the most common tail type on cats. While they look like a cat’s tail, they’re actually the hair on the top of a cat’s legs.

These tails are also what we call “padded tails”. They’re a great place for a cat to rest.

Tail Types and Personality

Long, bushy tails are a sign of a confident cat.

A confident cat will have a long, bushy tail and it will stay up at all times.

A nervous cat will have a short, wiry tail and it will be tucked in as much as possible.

A lazy cat will have a short, wiry tail and it will be tucked in as much as possible.

A bored cat will have a short, wiry tail and it will be tucked in as much as possible.

A cat that’s scared of or doesn’t like you will have a short, wiry tail and it will be tucked in as much as possible.

A cat that’s friendly will have a short, wiry tail and it will be tucked in as much as possible.

A cat that’s friendly and scared of you will have a short, wiry tail and it will be tucked in as much as possible.

A cat that’s friendly and doesn’t like you will have a long, bushy tail and it will be up most of the time.

A cat that’s friendly and likes you will have a long, bushy tail and it will be up most of the time.

A cat that’s friendly, scared of you and doesn’t like you will have a long, bushy tail and it will be up most of the time.

A cat that’s friendly, scared of you and likes you will have a long, bushy tail and it will be up most of the time.

A cat that’s friendly, not scared of you and likes you will have a long, bushy tail and it will be up most of the time.

A cat that’s friendly and not scared of you will have a long, bushy tail and it will be up most of the time.

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