Nov 17, 2010 ... Far and away the most common reason for cats to pull out their hair, ... infestation
grows out of control, they can cause scratching and hair loss.
May 6, 2015 ... “Most cats who pull their hair out have a medical reason,” Dr. Valerie ... An itchy
cat may respond by scratching, but in other cats, itchiness can ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... The commonest manifestation of an allergy in cats is itchy skin, which in turns
results in excessive grooming and pulling hair out. In much the ...
Some cats take grooming too far and pull their own hair out due to stress. ... and
yank out the hair in the area in a futile attempt to alleviate the maddening itch.
Cats are supposed to groom themselves and can lose some hair in the process,
but he shouldn't be pulling out his hair. He needs immediate medical attention.
... was a rescue cat. I recently had him fixed and he has started to pull out his hair
when grooming. .... I recently came across a product for cats called an itch stick.
A very common reason for cats to pull out their hair, especially around the base ...
which can cause cats to lick and chew themselves to try to relieve the itching.
Oct 24, 2013 ... If no fleas or flea dirt are found, but the cat is scratching in these areas, .... Stress
can cause some cats to lick excessively and pull their fur out (this is called ... It is
usually diagnosed by ruling out all other causes of hair loss.
Apr 25, 2007 ... Around Thanksgiving, I painted my apartment and when doing that, I removed a 8
foot cat tree that my two Maine Coone/Siamese mix cats have ...
Oct 8, 2010 ... Cats lick, bite or pull their hair out either because their skin is itchy, or for a variety
of psychological reasons. I suspect your cat is pulling the hair ...