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    My cat keeps peeing and i have no idea why?
    It's in the same place and he does it every now and then, this is stupid and everyone in my family now hates him, it's disgusting and i thought cats were clean, any reason why he does that and how to make him stop? :mad:
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    (Original post by TheSadReaper)
    My cat keeps peeing and i have no idea why?
    Has he always done this or is it just something he's starting reasonably recently? Was he previously trained (outside or indoor)?

    It's in the same place and he does it every now and then, this is stupid and everyone in my family now hates him, it's disgusting and i thought cats were clean, any reason why he does that and how to make him stop? :mad:
    Cats are generally clean animals and will usually much prefer a clean litterbox to a carpet or floor. With all of the cats I've had (six) I've never, ever known a cat do its business on the carpet even once. In fact, the oldest of the two cats I have at the moment went straight to use the litter tray within an hour of being home (knowing where it was) and she was only a tiny kitten. So they are clean and he's obviously going on the carpet for a reason.

    It could be for a number of reasons. First of all, is he neutered? If not it could be that he is actually spraying (to mark territory)

    If he has only recently started to do it then it could be because of a urinary tract dysfunction.

    Though there are plenty of other causes. He could be upset or stressed (has there been a recent major change - like moving house or a new pet?)

    Does he use a litterbox? If so, is it cleaned often enough? Because cats are clean creatures and have decent sense of smell they will certainly not appreciate using a litter box.

    If he does go outside, is there any chance he's being bullied by another cat? Do you actually notice him go outside and do business out there?

    My advice would be to take him to the vet as soon as possible. It's unlikely to be a urinary tract problem but it's worth checking out and getting advice from the vet. Also, if he doesn't have a litterbox (and goes outside) maybe it's worth just trying to get a litterbox in the house just in case he is being bullied outside? Though, really, you need to get some advice from the vet.

    He probably keeps doing it in the same place as that's where the smell is. Try and place some orange peel around the spot where he goes. Maybe some kitchen foil as well (most cats will hate the sound it makes). Just, if you do this, make sure that his littertray is clean and accessible or, if he goes outside, that he's not being bullied/too scared to leave.
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    Speaking as a veterinary student, a sure fire way is to block his urogenital opening somehow.
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    (Original post by TheSadReaper)
    My cat keeps peeing and i have no idea why?
    It's in the same place and he does it every now and then, this is stupid and everyone in my family now hates him, it's disgusting and i thought cats were clean, any reason why he does that and how to make him stop? :mad:
    In the spot he does it, place a big item like a cupboard see what he does then.
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    It's probably the stuff you're cleaning it up with. Don't use biological disinfectant, non-bio is better because bio smells the same as cat piss to him lol. So he'll keep doing it there, change the disinfectant and see what happens
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    (Original post by River85)
    If he has only recently started to do it then it could be because of a urinary tract dysfunction.
    That would be my guess too. My cat would pee all over my flat, one drop at a time, when he had sand in his bladder.
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    what a nice way to talk about your pet...
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    The most common cause is a physical health problem like a urinary tract infection, which is easily and cheaply treatable.

    Biological cleaners are the best thing to clean it up with. It is not true that they smell like wee. Biological cleaners contain enzymes that will help break down urine and get rid of the smell properly. You can get specialist cat-wee cleaners, but laundry powder is just as good. The only thing you want to avoid is anything that contains ammonia, as this does indeed smell like cat wee.
 
 
 
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