Cats may avoid using the litter box because they dislike the smell or texture of the litter, or because the litter box is too full. If there has been no stress and this is out of character for her, then she should be checked by a vet to ensure she doesn't have a health problem, such as a low-grade bladder infection. Sometimes spraying the cleaned surface with a fabric water repellant can help until the animal learns not to use the furniture as a loo. I could never bring groceries in and set them on the floor. My cat urinates on materials. Feline interstitial cystitis is another common cause of litter box aversion.
How to Keep Your Cat from Urinating Where It Shouldn't
More success stories All success stories Hide success stories. Female cat peeing may have health or behavioral causes. I have gotten her so many beds and boxes for her to feel safe and she'll use them twice. But he is very gentle to us and always has been. If you have more than one cat, you need to have one more box than the numbet of cats, because one of them may be "guarding" the box.
It is possible the previous owners had a cat or dog that urinated on the floor and he is picking up the scent. If it is too small for her, then she may avoid using it. Also, any good natural remedies for getting the already lingering smell of cat urine out? Don,t know what to do?
It could be her kidneys. A cat that is healthy but continues to pee outside the box is upset about something and is trying to communicate it to you. It definitely seems that she was just lashing out since you left for two weeks. She does it infront of my partner and I and doesn't try to hide it. View Cart 0 items 0 item 0 items. I've tried every combination of enzyme products, leather conditioners and cleaners, things that aren't even recommended for leather, and eventually soaking the leather in oxy clean which did the most good but takes roughly forever to dry out, and still had some odor. How do I get my cats to stop peeing in pots and pans?