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Sep 12, 2021

Why is my cat crying outside?

My cat is just over a year old. We lived in a flat previously so kept him as an indoor cat, however recently moved to a house with a garden in a quiet

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Sep 12, 2021

Why is he doing this?

My male neutered cat has always been a lover boy and sweet as pie, but recently he’s taken to chirruping at me and then running up my body to touch my

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Sep 11, 2021

When can my kitten start sleeping with me?

I’ve had my 11-week-old kitten for about a week. I guess this week he will be 3 months old. He is using the litter box fine and knows to use it for his

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Sep 11, 2021

Is licking love or anxiety?

Affection and anxiety. New cat dad wants to know if licking is love or anxiety. I have a 10-week old female kitten. Very cuddly. Loves affection but plays

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Aug 28, 2021

Sleeping cat

Sleeping.

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Aug 22, 2021

What are the raised black spots on my cat?

Both cats have fleas and I am treating them and the areas where they go. But my female cat has these raised black spots on her neck and head. I can scrape

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Aug 22, 2021

Cat has scabs from excessive scratching around his face. Is it the food?

My indoor Maine Coon mix is a picky eater. I've changed his dry and canned (especially canned) food multiple times with no reaction other than not eating

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Aug 01, 2021

Material to keep dogs out of cat litter boxes using paper based cat litter?

Dogs keep getting into the cats' Paper Based Cat Litter. It is so bad that if I have not been able to get to cleaning out the cat box and I am not watching,

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Aug 01, 2021

Why does my cat have zigzagged hair instead of straight?

She is a black tuxedo cat. Her fur stands out from her body and when you look at one individual hair it is zigzagged.

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Jul 27, 2021

I need a quiet litter

When my deaf cat uses the litter box, my other cat can hear her scratching and comes to attack. I need a litter that makes less noise so my attack cat

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Jul 27, 2021

How can I get one cat to socialize with my other cats?

I have 4 cats, ages 3, 5, and two of them are about 8 years old. I'm not sure of the age of the cat I'm concerned about because she was a stray that showed

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Jul 25, 2021

Moving my 9-year-old cat while also adopting 2 new cats?

Moving my 9-year-old cat to my place while also adopting 2 new younger cats. Conflict? I just moved from my parents' house to my own place and I wanted

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Jul 25, 2021

Cat GPS collar safety?

I recently purchased a GPS collar for my cat. I researched this thoroughly and after purchasing the collar, I received an email, reading IMPORTANT SAFETY

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Jul 25, 2021

Lost cat in a house with a dog?

I had to take my cat LuLu to my sister's house for a few days. Lulu is an indoor cat and had not been to my sister's house. My sister has a dog and a

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Jul 18, 2021

Cat suddenly scared of my boyfriend

One of my cats used to love my boyfriend and would smudge, lick and be fine with him. We live far away from each other so he only comes up every few days

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Jul 18, 2021

Flea and tick prevention monthly?

My new cat was given Revolution for flea prevention a month before I adopted her, but the shelter form says that she needs it again in a month. Why would

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Jul 18, 2021

I need help with a rescued skittish 2 year old

I rescued 2 cats during the pandemic from an animal shelter. I love them a lot. One of the cats is very loving. The other cat (2 years old) is very fear-based.

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Jul 18, 2021

My kitten keeps stepping into the box with my other cat

I have a 6-month-old kitten and a 7-year-old cat. They've finally gotten used to each other, but we are still having litter box problems. We have two boxes,

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Jul 18, 2021

Elderly cat going to the bathroom outside box

I have a male cat and he’s 20+ years old. He started urinating and defecating outside the box so I put his box in the bedroom where he sleeps. He continued

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Jul 17, 2021

Fur on my cat changing from beige to grey?

My cat is a Forest Cat/Maine Coon/uknown mix. He is black and brown stripes with beige stomach fur. When he was 2, the chest was beige, but over time

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Jul 17, 2021

Why do my cats demand attention in the basement?

I have a great relationship with my cats. They are brother and sister bonded siblings, 10 months old. We have a predictable routine of when they play with

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Jul 17, 2021

Random poop droppings

My cat has started leaving droppings on the carpet, not all in one spot, but as if they are being dropped as he walks. The consistency is normal though

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