[Ads-l] "had their tails in the air"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Tue Oct 25 08:20:42 EDT 2016


And come to think of it, when female cats are hot to trot they flatten
themselves and move their tails to one side.

JL

On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 8:05 AM, Robin Hamilton <
robin.hamilton3 at virginmedia.com> wrote:

> When skunks do it, you want to (re)treat.
>
> Robin
>
> >
> >     On 25 October 2016 at 11:42 Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
> >
> > wrote:
> >
> >
> >     Cats also put their tails in the air when they're just happy:
> rushing for
> >     a food treat, for example.
> >
> >     JL
> >
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