Why Do Cats Spray?

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Cats usually spray because they are confident and present themselves as the dominant figure in a multi-cat household. Other cats spray stems from cats that are slightly intimidated, less confident and even somewhat timid. They are basically marking their territory which is a common goal for spraying in felines.
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Although unaltered male cats are the most prone to spray, both male and female cats will spray. Once they get in the habit, they may continue to spray even after neutering. The urine
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if you have a cat of the opposite sex to the spraying cat they will be trying to impress the other one and they are also warning off other cats telling them that the other cat is
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Female cats can spray, especially females in heat. They'll spray to mark territory.
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You've given a perfect description of the typical scenario where a cat will spray urine. I'll answer your main question first: Why Cats Spray Urine. Cats stake out their territory
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Generally cats spray to mark their territory. This means they mist urine on an object saying it belongs to them. Other cats won't intrude on a marked space of a cat usually.
Cats do not spray because they have a litter box problem going on. They spray in order to communicate the setting of boundaries. They basically do it to be territorial, and to show other cats that that is their territory.
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