Spraying Female Cats.

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Spraying Female Cats.

Postby MWB » 16 Nov 2009, 16:02

Hi Vettechie. :grin:

I've heard of spayed female cats spraying and I've just seen it with my own eyes. My 11 month old, spayed girl, Mary, just sprayed into a bush.

Why do females spray? I would have thought it was only males.

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Re: Spraying Female Cats.

Postby vettechie » 16 Nov 2009, 21:29

they spray for the same reasons as males- territorial marking. Its normal to some degree. Spaying or neutering only lessens the behaivior and makes the urge to mark less- it does not stop it. Cats also mark by scratching and head rubbing.
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