Cats Community
cat biting
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding your pet cats!

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

cat biting

I have 2 cats, one is hairless and the other is a regular tomcat. The tomcat "Elvis" has been having difficulty with biting. He seems to bite my hairless when we are not home. I come home from work and he has bite marks, redness, and occasional bleeding from biting. Elvis does not have claws, so I know he is using his teeth to fight. I am wondering why he is doing this. We have recently moved into a larger home, and I thought this would help give them space. I am concerned I will have to get rid of Elvis as it looks as if my other cat is being abused.
We have tried increased play and changing of food. I am not sure what to do as I cant have a cat who is mean to my other cat. He is also neutered. I am unable to discipline as I do not see the incidents happen.
Please help!!!!!
Tags: biting, cats
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
134578_tn?1404951303
They might be fighting, they might be playing.  If they are fighting, they should not hold back from doing it in front of you as well as when you are not home -- kitties into dominance fights do it whether Mommy is standing right there or not.  I'm not sure I would have a declawed cat and a cat with claws in the same household, since they will of necessity even play differently, much less fight differently, than each other, due to the disparity in weapons.
Blank
874521_tn?1375890587
i will include a site with some info that may also be of help, please do not give up on kitty without trying everything possible. can you separate the cats when your not at home?
also try FELIWAY a room spray that is all natural and helps to calm kitties...its also very useful for trips to the Vet or anything that causes them to be afraid. its available at most Vet clinics and and good pet shops....

http://www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/healthinfo/brochure_aggression.cfm
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
MyMelBgirl commented on photo
3 mins ago
2083449_tn?1381358308
Blank
Sonrissa commented on VICourageous's status
49 mins ago
1755089_tn?1376057155
Blank
drewlevas uploaded new photos
1 hr ago
Top Cats Answerers
587315_tn?1333556383
Blank
zodiacqueen
VA
874521_tn?1375890587
Blank
opus88
Canada..., SK
7052683_tn?1392942395
Blank
CML2014
highland beach, FL
242912_tn?1402547092
Blank
Jade59
CA
134578_tn?1404951303
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
506791_tn?1350343103
Blank
Piparskeggr
Saint Mary's County, MD
Cats Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Cats Answerers
587315_tn?1333556383
Blank
zodiacqueen
VA
874521_tn?1375890587
Blank
opus88
Canada..., SK
7052683_tn?1392942395
Blank
CML2014
highland beach, FL
242912_tn?1402547092
Blank
Jade59
CA
134578_tn?1404951303
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
506791_tn?1350343103
Blank
Piparskeggr
Saint Mary's County, MD