Urine marking in home Urine marking is one of the ways cats mark their territory All cats do this and whilst this is fine outside You do not want this behaviour in our homes If your cat has started to urine mark in your home Please visit your vet to make sure there are no underlying health reasons for this change in behavior such as urine tract problems. You vet can also help you
to work out whether it’s urine marking or just your cat doesn’t want to use the litter tray For example the litter box is too small or you cat has difficulty gettinginto the box due to joint problems. Once cleared by the vet you need to identify what has triggered this behaviour. Has there been a changed to the litter used. or where the litter box is located. Cats do like privacy when they toilet.Try to place your cats litter box
in a quiet and private area. Make surethere is more than one place your cat has to go to the toilet. Have there been any changes in the home recently? Such as decorating, moving furniture or a new addition to the home a new pet or baby or any changes toyour routine. All cats are very territorial and like routine. Any slight change in their life or environment can cause them anxiety. Feliway is ally proven helpprevent and
reduce stress related behaviours such as urine marking. Using Feliway will help support your cat when changes are unavoidable. If your cat has urine marked somewhere in the home try to clean this as soon as possible. Simply using a surgical spirit and water mix or specifically designed product will remove the pheromone left by your cat without leaving a chemical smell. Everyday cleaning product may not workbecause their smell especially ammonia or bleach cleaners are usually strong and may increase the chance your cat urine marking on them. After the cleaned area has dried spray Feliway on them.
Spray should be applied at least daily. Until your cat stops marking that spot. A Feliway Diffuser can also be used to help reinforce the feeling of security. How long should Feliway be used? improvement can be seen in the first week of use But using Feliway for at least a month is recommended Remember some homes can benefit from
continuious use of Feliway especially multicat households This is not a problem as you can’t have too much Feliway. You may need to consider otherchanges to. Please watch the multicat film..
Get Rid of Cat Pee Smell Insider secrets to getting rid of cat urine odor
[cats meowing] insider secrets to getting rid of catpee smell when you’re normally lovable cat beginspeeing outside the litter box or spraying yourfurniture there’s more to worry about than ahorrible older prolonged exposure to cat urine can cost thousands of dollars indamage to the structure of your home and can create respiratory healthproblems for your family ForTheLoveOfCat has created thisdefinitive guide to show you how to get
rid of that pungent smell of cat peeinside your home there are several effective cleaningmethods both storebought and homemade remedies that work isspecially well when combined different treatments are also used toattack urine stains on soft surfaces hard surfaces and machine washable items the good news is that you can handlemost ordinary accidents on your own without spending alot of money. These simple steps will walk you through neutralizing, sanitizing and deodorizing cat
urine stains that you can catch quickly you’ll find links to any recommendedproducts we mention in this tutorial in the article below or in the YouTubedescription first find a stain. You have two goals to clean this stain and eliminate thesmell since cats return to the area where they urinated it’s critical that you completely getrid of the cat pee to do this you must first findeveryplace your cat has urinated
when a soiled area is already dry it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact location since you know the general area in apinch you could resort to crawling around in sniffing out the spot You will know you have found it when you start gagging on the skunky scent. a better method for finding the stain isusing a blacklight you can purchase a handheld UV lightfrom any general store for ten to twenty dollars
black light out also available for yoursmartphone or tablet but don’t usually work as well as a UVflashlight turn on the UV light in a completelydarkened room and then scan the floor furniture andmore walls you’re looking for a glowing fluorescent green splotches check corners chair and table legs aswell stacked books on your shelves outlined the stain with chalk or stringso that you know where the clean when you flip on the lights
Blotting Up Soft Surfaces cats love to snuggle up in things thatare soft and cuddly so carpets rugs so close in mattressesare easy targets for urine if you’re lucky enough to catch a wetspot on a soft surface before it dries and you need to soak up as much as theliquid as possible grab a pair rubber gloves roll of papertowels and stack of newspapers Place a thick layer of newspaper on the stain and then add a layer of paper towels. Terry cloth towels