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The Importance of Environmental Enrichment for Cats in Oxford, MS

It’s highly recommended that your cat remain indoors in order to have a longer and healthier life, but staying indoors can also interfere with their needs as natural hunters and predators. This can lead to boredom, anxiety, and destructive behaviors in your cat such as: Compulsive overeating and/or over-grooming Chewing and clawing at the furniture Scarfing down their food and regurgitating it shortly after Lashing out at other animals or people Isolating themselves In a worst-case scenario, the stress of not having an enriching environment can cause some cats to develop urinary issues. These can be characterized by urinating outside
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