What are the signs of cat nervousness? How to relieve the cat’s tension?
It’s well known that cats are naturally timid. Not only that, cats are also very sensitive animals. Usually, things that we don’t care about may make cats feel stressed. If the owner can’t relieve the stress in time, it may cause cat depression, so understand It is very important to show the cat’s nervousness and relieve the cat’s nervousness.
The cat is nervous and melancholy
1. Anxious cats
Anxious cats appear nervous, crouching low on the ground, some panting or hair loss, body muscle tension, and dilated pupils. These are the usual symptoms of anxious cats.
2. Attack behavior
A cat who is usually gentle and kind will suddenly change his temperament, scratching and biting his owner who loves it. There must be his reason for such abnormal performance. It is possible that the cat feels unwell and should be taken to the vet. Sometimes cats will vent out of their boredom, scratch furniture, and bite clothing.
3. Indoor marking site
Certain changes in daily life, or the addition of a new cat to the house, will bother it and be depressed. In this case, It would shoot urine in the house. The wet place should be cleaned with disinfectant to remove the cat’s odor and prevent him from running back to the old place to shoot urine.
4. Neurological modification
Some cats will be overly picky about their hair when depressed, and they will keep licking and chewing on a certain part without any reason. This condition often leads to dermatitis, eczema and even baldness. In response to this kind of performance of cats, the veterinarian will let him take sedatives to relieve his anxiety and depression.
5. Chewing woolen fabrics
Certain Oriental cats, especially Siamese cats and Burmese cats, sometimes particularly like to bite wool sweaters or other knitted clothing. This behavior of returning to the kitten period is also the result of a certain kind of depression.
How to eliminate the cat’s nervousness
When you first have a kitten, you may want to prepare a cute fluffy ball to draw its attention to you, but some kittens are naturally very shy when you look at them. Sometimes they will hide in fear. If you have this situation, then the following two suggestions may be helpful to you.
When kittens arrive at their new home for the first week, they will pass cautiously and appear very timid. But as it slowly gets in contact with people more, this timidity will decrease a bit. Give it a little more space, don’t always rush to make it familiar with you, when it feels adapted to the new environment, it will be happy to get close to you.
To eliminate the cat’s tension, first touch it gently (to prevent it from being caught at first, you can wrap it in a thick towel), touch its head gently, and speak to it gently. Do this at a fixed time every day. I believe your shy kitty will trust you soon. In this way, even if you don’t wrap it in a towel, it dares to let you touch its head. You know, if you want to get the trust of the kitty in return , you must pay enough patience!
“Temptation” can also have a miraculous effect on a nervous kitten. Try to prepare a tempting and healthy meal for the kitten. When it is too greedy and forgets the fear and eats with relish, you can gently touch its head, of course, be gentle. This also requires the patience of the cat owner to persist, usually your pet will accept and enjoy your caress in the end.
A cat is a very human animal. It can perceive whether you are good or bad.