Why Is My Cat Lying in His Litter Box?

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You cat is sleeping in the litter box to communicate something to you. First the cat may have medical conditions such as urinary tract problems. Secondly, the cat could be could be guarding the litter box in case you have several cats. In addition, the cat could be sleeping in the litter box because it wants security or wants to take care of the litter box.
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A cat will lay in his litter box because he associates the litter box with security. He might not know where his next meal is coming from, but he knows his litter box will always be there.
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