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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 to 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.

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


(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  ...

“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 ...

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


In spite of this fact, it would still be very difficult to let go. ... that the pet would want to spare the owners from the anguish of watching them slowly fade away?

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 ... 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.

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.

How to Know if Your Cat Is Dying: 15 Steps (with Pictures)


If you notice any signs that your cat is ill, take him to the vet right away. Many of the signs of .... My cat has not gotten up all day to eat, drink, or go to the litter box.

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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. ... sick cat will often begin seeking out places that are comfortable to him, yet away ...

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


Aug 21, 2015 ... Cats are stoic by nature. Since they're solitary animals, they have to be. While they .... I was told eventually he would secretly just go off somewhere to die. The morning he disappeared, I looked for him everywhere inside and ...