If your cat is in heat, chances are you -- and the rest of the neighborhood -- will know it. The first tool in the tomcat's artillery is scent, hence all that spraying and scratching to claim ownership. Cats are rebellious teens at around the half-year mark. Cats are hunters and this behavior is almost impossible to eliminate. However, and it's a big BUT, this also depends on how much his actions are down to ingrained habit. Certain breeds typically mature at a faster rate.
When Are Cats Sexually Mature?
When Are Cats Sexually Mature? - Pets
Common Cat Behavior Issues
Older male cat grooming female kitten Discussion in ' Cat Behavior ' started by retrored , Jan 13, In addition, coating hair in saliva is an important way of losing heat in hot weather. Discussion in ' Cat Behavior ' started by retrored , Jan 13,
Male Cats as Pets
Hi everyone, I don't know if this is a worrying or positive sight or not because I've never owned more than one cat at once before. Because male cats are more territorial, they also experience a stronger urge to rake furniture, walls, or carpets. If your cat shows any of the symptoms or changes listed above, your first step is to take her to the veterinarian to determine whether there is a specific medical cause for her behavior. The first tool in the tomcat's artillery is scent, hence all that spraying and scratching to claim ownership.