Understanding Why  Does My Cat Bite Me And How To Respond

Cats sometimes bite during play as it mimics their hunting instincts and predatory behavior.

Playful behavior

Overstimulation during interaction with cats can lead to biting as a way of expressing discomfort.


Cats may resort to biting when they feel threatened or anxious, using it as a defense mechanism.

Fear or anxiety

A frustrated or agitated cat may redirect its aggression by biting the nearest person.

Directed aggression

Cat biting can signal an underlying health issue requiring veterinary attention.

Medical issues