what to do about a spraying cat

May 21, 2015

What to do about a spraying cat Veterinarian Jeff Kahler says a cat that sprays urine on surfaces other than the litter box doesn’t have to be banished to the outdoors. A veterinarian should examine a spraying cat to rule out disease such as kidney or bladder problems that can cause discomfort and abnormal urination. Behavioral scenarios that might lead to spraying include changes in the home or a new cat in the neighborhood. Sometimes the cause can’t be pinpointed and pharmacological intervention may be warranted. The Bellingham Herald (Wash.)/The Modesto Bee (Calif.) (5/20