Litterboxproblems

Mind of the Cat: 03/05

Cats are capable of an amazing assortment of behaviors. Some behaviors that are normal for cats are socially unacceptable to humans. A particularly common but universally unacceptable behavior is elimination outside the litter box. When a cat soils in places other than his box, it is time to call the veterinarian. Once the cat is determined to be healthy and all reasonable medical explanations have been ruled out, it is time to consider other factors. …

Marking and How to Stop It

Cats have different ways and different reasons for leaving behind their unmistakable mark.

Cat Litter To Suit Every Need

The most important consideration is to choose a substance that your cat will use reliably.

The Mind of Your Cat: 02/04

Question: My cat is one-and-a-half years old and has always traveled with us between our two homes. One of these homes has waterbeds as...

Let Your Cat Choose

Avoid problems by supplying the litter and box she likes best.

The Mind of Your Cat: 11/03

Question: Two years ago, I adopted a two-year-old neutered male cat. He gets along with my three female cats. He and my other neutered...

The Mind of Your Cat: 07/03

Question: My six-year-old neutered male cat will no longer urinate in his litter box. The behavior began when we moved to our new house...

Litter Box Harmony

Respecting Your Cats Desires Will Keep You Both Happy

Solving Litter Box Problems

The Solution is Usually Simple

The Mind of Your Cat: 05/02

Question: I have a four-year-old neutered male cat. Since we adopted him as a young kitten, he has lived indoors. For the past two...

Getting Rid of the Problem

The Reasons for Inappropriate Elimination Could Be Right Under Your Nose

The Mind of Your Cat: 10/02

Question: I have two spayed, indoor 6-year-old female cats. They are sisters from the same litter and get along well with each other. They...