HELP! My cat is urinating all over my house: a toileting dilemma
Has your beloved cat pushed you to your limits? Are you ready to pull your hair out or worse…Well help is on the way. There is almost always a reason that your kitty has chosen locations other that the designated litter area to deposit urine.
Feline inappropriate urination is one of the most common problems cat vets see on a daily basis. A careful history as well as appropriate lab tests will help identify the reason, and give you the tools to correct this destructive behavior.
The first problem is to decide whether or not your cat is “spraying” or “marking” which involves urinating or spraying urine on a wall or other vertical structure such as a chair leg, or if it is having a “toileting” problem. Toileting problems are manifested by urinating on horizontal surfaces like carpeting, bedding or, heaven