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Cats Taste: How Well?

The other day, one of my cats decided she needed to wash my face. I was still trying to sleep. As I lay there unable to escape (she was sitting on my hair) I began to think about cats’ sense of taste. Sure, those tongues covered in tiny barbs are great for flaying the flesh off their prey (or my face, apparently), but how well can they actually taste with that prickly appendage? read more