Why does my cat stare at me?

Do you ever wake up and see your cat lying on your chest, staring straight into your eyes? Or maybe you feel those green eyes drilling a hole in your back while working on your computer? Chances are, why is my cat staring at me?

You’ve probably read that direct eye contact is considered a threat in the cat world, so you might wonder, “What have I done?”


The answer to the question, “Why does my cat stare at me?” is this: There may be several reasons for this. There are different scenarios in which cats can stare at you, the most important thing to pay attention to is body language. Read on to see when your cat is happy, angry or scared.

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