Cats are naturally curious, and they often investigate shoes due to their intriguing scents and textures
Cats find shoes cozy and warm, making them a comfortable resting spot.
Cats have scent glands in their paws, leaving their scent on shoes to mark territory
The textures of laces, shoelaces, and insoles provide playful stimulation for cats
Cats may see shoe laces as a form of 'prey' and enjoy 'hunting' them
Shoes carry the scent of their owners, providing comfort and reassurance to cats.
Keep shoes out of reach to avoid potential hazards, like shoelace ingestion