Licking comes naturally to cats, but sometimes this normal grooming urge ...
Here's what you can do if you suspect your cat's habitual grooming behavior isn't
... Licking that causes excessive numbers of hairballs or hair loss is abnormal, Dr.
Miller notes. ... "If all medical problems have been ruled out, then we norma...
Although compulsive cat scratching, licking, or chewing behaviors can develop in
... Female cats are more likely than males to lick, chew, or pull on their fur. ... If
you notice your cat licking his lower back obsessively, with or without scabs on
the .... Policy and understand that I may opt out of WebMD subscriptions at any
Apr 15, 2015 ... I have a cat who licks her lower belly almost bare. ... Generally, when I've worked
with veterinarians on my cats' skin issues, we'll rule out all of the ... him up so he
couldn't lick it anymore until his hair there was fully grown.
I do not think it is ALLERGIES as her diet/environment has not changed. ... None
of my other cats as of yet have begun to lick their fur off. Answer. Cancel ...... Have
you found out why your cat licks his leg, is it allergies, OCD, or something else?
Cats are very good at grooming and keeping themselves very clean. Yet,
sometimes they seem to overdo it and lick to the point that the hair comes out or
is even ...
If your cat licks her fur so much that it has actually started falling out, then her
grooming practices are very likely far beyond healthy. According to the School of
“What medications does it receive ... Often, your vet will be conducting his ... the
hair loss, rashes, bald areas, ... Kittens and adolescent cats are ... If the hair loss
is characteristic of fungi but none were found, they may pluck out some likely ...
Nov 4, 2007 ... Dahlia: Cats can develop allergies to certain foods. ..... Now all of a sudden is
licking and tearing out his fur from his hips, one side is bald and ...
Feb 2, 2010 ... His tummy does not look red or irritated. ... It confused me (having felt a cats
tongue) that he could lick so much to rip all the fur out, and not be red or tender. ...
One of my cats licks his fur off on his belly, spine and back legs.
Seriously...vet said cats can be allergic to anything humans are, ... I had one cat
who was grooming the hair out of his belly; eventually we ...