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Why do cats touch their owner's face with their paws?

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February 04, 2011 4:33PM

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Cats often touch their owners face to show love and affection. By "touch", I mean softly placing his or her paws to the owners face. If he/she is using their claws in a slapping manner, it is interpreted as "leave me alone".