I'm more worried than normal since I have had a cat pass at 8 with kidney filure, and another take off (he darted outside) at 5 years to never be seen again. Now I have a 10 year old female that is having litter box issues. She has always been very healthy, and has never been overweight! The other 6 cats in ourhousehold have just recently started to gang up on her and corner her. She has never been particularly fond of any cats (with the exception of my male that took off, they would cuddle and clean each other). The cats will chase her through the house til I end up picking her up for some cuddle time, and they majically leave her alone. I would hate to see how it is while I am at work . She just recently peed on our window box cushion (I would guess a 1/3 cup!) while I was trying to pick her up! She continued to pee while I lifted her!!!! Shes still active, eating and drinking like normal, and still sleeps with me every night! I'm just worried shes getting sick, and will probably be taking her to the vet soon. Could it just be the other kitties are stressing her to the point shes holding her urine instead of using the box??View Thread
Q-tip (10 year old kitty) found her wandering around my yard when she was maybe 6 weeks old!
Rocks (8 year old kitty) found him living under an old building in a downtown area, about 3 months old--never been pet! I had to use a live trap and now he even cuddles with me on the couch!
Squeek (5 year old kitty) was found by a coworker of mine after his mother had been hit by a car, about 3 weeks old, and I adopted him as soon as he was on solids!
Ooruku Saki (Ruki, 4 year old kitty) followed a friend of min 8 city blocks, to my house, and he wanted attention so badly I had to keep him.
Java (2 year old kitty) adopted from the humane society.
Weechee (1 year old kitty) taken from a prison, there are about 100 cats there malnuroushed and infested with fleas and cat lice. I had to save one.
Schmegle (about 8 months old kitty) was living around my husbands grandparents house and needed an inside home somewhere before winter.
Thumper (7 month old Doberman mix) adopted from the humane society.
Daisey (6 month old hound mix) adopted from the humane society.
My house is a bit of a zoo, takes alot of work, and alot of food/kitty litter, but I think its well worth it!! I'm unfortunitley not adopting anymore for a few more years since 7 cats and 2 dogs is just way too much! I'll be much more comfortable with 4 cats and 2 dogs.View Thread