How to Avoid Your Cat’s Stress!

Stress can be helped to overcome if it is true to determine its cause, and for this it is necessary to approach the situation calmly. It is necessary to develop a «sense» in yourself, to use it to choose a style of behavior with an animal that does not exacerbate its suffering, but makes it easier. For example, if the owner is nearby, talks to the pet quietly and soothingly, it will affect the cat better than if it were picked up, brought to the subject (or person) who caused the fright to show her that there is nothing terrible.

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There are situations that seem suspicious and tense from the very beginning. Cats love an orderly lifestyle and are difficult to reconcile with various innovations. This is clearly expressed, for example, when moving to a new apartment or changing furniture, when their usual daily rhythm is broken or when another animal appears in the house. The loss of a human friend or animal, becomes for the cat not just grief, but also causes the symptoms of stress. Also, the limitation of the space of a cat can lead to stress, since for them this is the limitation of the impossibility of existence according to their natural hereditary behavior.

But there are many reasons that are not so obvious. Find out more about the important causes of cat stress can be found on the information resource about cats. Speaking about the presence of stress, and the following facts: — Previously open, cheerful friendly cats begin to shy away from communicating with the person (master), with internal anxiety manifested, — the animal rushes through all rooms, quickly becomes frightened, looks alarmed and meows for no apparent reason.

The inability to cope with themselves and the transformation of the game with a person in the aggression directed at him can be observed in especially quick, but disappointed animals, whose life was subjected to pressure. The most sad symptoms of stress in cats are the temporary «forgetting» of all acquired behavioral skills.

The animal shows only the inherited instincts. The fact that explains why even obedient cats behave like their wild relatives. Therefore, it is also very difficult to assess the level of «obedience» of a foreign cat.

If the stress goes into a panic, then in some animals you can observe the following: salivation, uncontrolled urine and fecal outbursts, mild crying or shrill screech, heavy breathing, sweaty pads of the paws. In addition, the disease, pain and parasites also burdens the psychic life of cats, so it must be borne in mind that to determine the true cause of the change in the health of the animal, it is necessary to examine it from a veterinary clinic specialist. Remember: you are responsible for those who have tamed!