Do cats forgive you if you hurt them by accident?

Tel-Aviv's feral cats

So, the verdict is out. Do cats forgive if you hurt them accidentally, yes or no?

Cats can hold a grudge, but not forever

I had stepped on my cats more than once. In the dark, it’s very easy to step on a cat. They’re unexpected, one minute behind you and the next their paw is under your foot. I had felt horrible and kept petting them and talking to them. They forgave me right away.

If your cat loves and trusts you, then your cat will forgive you if you hurt it accidentally, because it understands it was an accident, that this human is a friend. The cats I had stepped on, Angel and Milky, trusted me and had let me pat them.

Do cats forgive if you hurt them accidentally?

However, a feline is more likely to hold a grudge under some circumstances.

Whether or not is was an accident

I had forced a pill down…

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By GrannyMoon Posted in Pagan

2 comments on “Do cats forgive you if you hurt them by accident?

  1. Cats are clever. They can see the difference and can understand. But it is neceassary to say – sorry. Cats can feel this – they know.

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