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Unread 04-07-2009   #1 (permalink)
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Does anyone know what it is about Valerian that affects cats? I read something about the smell of Valerian affecting cats somewhat like catnip. I opened my bottle of Valerian and Dixie took a whiff and started rolling over and rubbing her face all over the couch. I'm just curious as to why.
 
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see this link:

Why Do Cats...? ~ Pawprints and Purrs. Inc.

scroll down to the last paragraph..turns out valerian IS like catnip!
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Thanks Acer, another nice contribution !
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Yes, thank you very much!
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