Cats are one of the most sprightly, graceful, moving creatures in the whole kingdom.
It may be true they like to nap a lot, but when they do decide to spring into action there’s few finer sights.
So, when we notice our usually fleet-footed felines moving around the house in almost slow motion, it’s only normal for alarm bells to start ringing.
The main reason a cat may suddenly begin walking slowly is injury.
Due to their daring, acrobatic nature, it’s not uncommon for cats to strain a muscle or suffer a nasty knock while launching themselves around the living room or kitchen.
It certainly isn’t the only reason though as this article will go on to show.