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 ...
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.
(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
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 ...
Aug 24, 2008 ... They are not meaning to die alone but they would rather be alone than be ... Cats
tend to go off on their own or hide when they are unwell.
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 ...
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.
Quora User, wildlife rehabilitator/cat physiology & behavior. 202.6k Views .... I
was told eventually he would secretly just go off somewhere to die. The morning
Whether your cat is an indoor or outdoor cat affects how you should approach
your search. The four factors .... Cats do not wander off to die when they are sick.
... to spare the owners from the anguish of watching them slowly fade away? ...
This behavior is not unlike human's tendency to go to a hospital when sick. ...
Leaving home to die in another area is the cat's way of saving the other cats from