When the pet is intolerant of touch, it's because it has an over-sensitivity to touch. This symptom can involve one or more areas of the body and is typically a behavior-related condition that can occur in both cats and dogs. However, there are some medical issues in pets that can result in touch sensitivity as well. Some of the most common things that can cause over-sensitivity to touch in dogs and cats include abuse/neglect, distrust of humans, trauma, skin infections, skin cancer and sun burns.
Oversensitivity of Touch Affects