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Why Do Cats Go Away To Die? | General Cat Articles - Cat-World


We've all heard the story of the cat who was sick or old and one day just vanished . This has lead many people to believe that cats will go away to die on their ...

Why Do Cats Wander Off to Die? - Pets


You and your family go out, walking up and down the street, calling his name. You might make up “missing cat” fliers that you post everywhere in your area.

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(A) Pet Bereavement Counsellor, Dr Sue Dawson says: It is not fully known why some cats go away to die. It is likely that when our cats become very old and feel  ...

Do cats go away to die? - The Cat Site


A few of us have said that were sure some cats go away to die, but she would just like her back if only to say goodbye to. Has anyone else ...

Do cats run off to die? - Straight Dope Message Board


Cats are very good at not showing when they are injured, ill, or in pain. Often they tend to go away & hide (and sometimes die) at such times.

When Cats are Sick Why Do They Hide Away? | Pets4Homes


So it would be fair to say that although some cats do go off other cats might prefer ... a cat does not hide away because they are going to die, but rather because ...

Do cats tend to go off to die privately? | Yahoo Answers


Aug 24, 2008 ... I was thinking that perhaps it had found a dark and private place to die, as some animals do, but I don't know if cats tend to do that.

Why do cats go away to die? - Instant Answer


A friend of mine is struggling with the death of her cat. She is also upset that the cat hid to die, and that she couldn't be with it and hold it. I told her this is ...

Why do cats disappear when they are about to die? - Quora


38 Answers. Quora User, Wildlife Rehabilitator/ Big & small Cat Physiology and Behavior .... I was told eventually he would secretly just go off somewhere to die.

Do cats leave home to die? - Carey's Cats


This behavior is not unlike human's tendency to go to a hospital when sick. Cats are ... Leaving home to die in another area is the cat's way of saving the other cats from the possible attack of predators. Cats, as .... Do cats wander off to die?

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How can I find my dead cat? - cats pets animals | Ask MetaFilter


Another anecdote for you ... when my cat died after 15 years, she scooted waaay into the back of .... So yeah, cats go off somewhere else to die.

What Is the Dying Behavior of Cats? - LoveToKnow


A cat that is sick and dying will often go through a drastic personality change. .... Have YOU ever found a cat that has crawled off in a dark corner and died.

Is my cat dead? do cats go away to die? - The Cat Site


Sometimes cats will go away to die, sadly. That happened with a cat that my family had when I was pretty young. She had an abscess on her ...