Why are cats scared of vacuum cleaners? Well, how would you feel if a huge machine was chasing you across the living room???
Are cats scared of vacuum cleaners, Thomasina? My cats seem like they’re terrified of ours.
I don’t think all cats are scared of vacuum cleaners. I’m not afraid of much of anything, and I think it’s great fun to swat at ours and stare it down. Of course, it’s not scared of me and just keeps coming, which is really annoying.
To understand why many cats are scared of vacuum cleaners, look at yours through your cat’s eyes.
They’re just a couple of feet tall, and this huge, noisy machine that’s much bigger than they are is heading in their direction. Of course they’re scared!
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