Understanding Feline Behaviour: Stress
By Danielle Fletcher
Stress, when left unaddressed, can lead to a range of unwanted behaviours in cats. Cats are sensitive animals and there are so many factors that could upset them, such as a change in routine or a new family member. Here, stress factors are discussed together with the possible consequences. The most common unwanted behaviour in cats in litter box avoidance or soiling indoors and can be a result of stress. Other common problems are looked at and you can find advice on how to minimise distressing situations and keep your cat relaxed and happy. VioVet also stocks the revolutionary products "Feliway", renowned for its ability to calm nervous pets, help with trips to the vet, issues with other cats in the household and common problems such as spraying.