The Unknown Answer
Vets from around the world are still scratching their heads in question as to why cats lick plastic bags. Is it one of the reasons we listed above; or is it something different altogether? We may never know. Our veterinarians have made their best guesses, and we’ll continue to search for an answer. In the meantime be careful of letting your cats play with plastic of any kind. Swallowing plastic can be harmful or deadly; additionally, suffocation and strangulation are also concerns where plastic is concerned for your cat. Make sure that your cat is being safe around plastic at all times.