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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.

What Is the Dying Behavior of Cats? - LoveToKnow


A cat that is sick and dying will often go through a drastic personality change. ... sick cat will often begin seeking out places that are comfortable to him, yet away ...

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 ...

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


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.

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


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

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 ...

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 ...

“He Just Went off to Die, Doc” - VetzInsight - VIN


Mar 31, 2014 ... We keep thinking he'll just go off to die, but he's still hanging around so ... Dogs and cats rarely “die peacefully in their sleep,” and they do not ...

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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.

Your Cat | Why do cats go away to die? | Behavioural problems | Cat ...


(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  ...

snopes.com: Cat prefer to die alone


My cat has been very ill recently with liver problems, and at her worst she hid ... if it's true: that cats know when they're going to die and often take themselves off to a ... Registered Nurse in training (1 year down, 3 years to go) :) ...