Why does the cat lick the dog?
Many continue regular licking of newborns for a week or more after birth to check for vital signs.
Animals also lick one another for cleaning and grooming purposes.
Domesticated dogs and cats lick each other—but they also lick their human owners—in the face, as well as on the hands and feet—who often wonder why.
Dogs also lick because they like the taste of an owner's salty skin and out of habit.
Mostly, with domestic Dogs, it's a sign of affection.
Licking releases pleasurable endorphins which gives Dogs a feeling of comfort and pleasure — like the feeling people get when they are biting their nails — it relieves stress.
According to this report, the total first-year cost of owning a dog is $1,270 and for a cat it's $1,070.
As you can see, having a pet can cost you over $1,000 in the first year, and well over $500 each additional year.
Depending on the food you buy and sudden medical expenses, the costs could be much higher.
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