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Cats bond with their owners, study finds

Cats can sometimes seem distant to people. At least that’s what we say, what we also sometimes see. But don’t be fooled by appearances: felines not only have a heart like the others, but above all they are very sensitive to the presence of those around them.

At least that is demonstrated by a study published on 23 September 2019 in the journal Current Biology. According to researchers at Oregon State University in the US, cats bond with the people who care for them, just like babies or dogs do. Thus, they would be sensitive to the famous attachment theory, according to which a young child needs, in order to experience normal social and emotional development, to develop an attachment relationship with at least one person who cares for him in a consistent way. and continue.

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