Dear Catster reader,
Almost two years ago, we invested numerous resources and rebuilt the Catster community. With new hardware, software and personnel, we did our best to satisfy the many users who shared their thoughts, pictures, questions, and love for and of their pets with us and friends. It was a thriving community with many users. We hoped, however, there would be more like you.
Times and habits have changed and we are sad to announce that the Catster community will be closing down on July 20, 2019.
Catster magazine, www.catster.com and the associated social media sites are NOT shutting down. We encourage you to continue reading the content found in the pages of the magazine and the web sites, commenting through the mechanisms provided and sharing your ideas and comments with us and your fellow readers.
Instructions for accessing pet profiles were shared with everyone in 2017. The instructions can be found elsewhere within the forum. AFTER JULY 20TH, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ACCESS THIS CONTENT. And, effective immediately, we are no longer able to answer questions about the community.
Thank you for your support and we look forward to serving you through our magazine and website.
My cat pees on our carpet and knows she is not supposed to.
Piper does not have any medical problems, we know it is behavioral. She is a wonderful cat except for this one problem. We don't want the smell to get any worse since we cannot afford a new carpet and it has already soaked into the floorboards. We just put down an old cat because he pooped on the basement floor his whole life, we don't want to get rid of the cat we got in place of him because of a similar problem (he was sick though, nothing we could do for him) We need any information that can help, we have tried all sorts of cat-repellants, she doesn't care. When we catch her peeing on the carpet, she goes wide-eyed and runs to hide. She does it about 10% of the time she needs to pee. We love our baby girl but now our dining room smells so bad, we need to eat in the living room. We also have a carpet in our basement that we keep closed off to the cats most of the time, but when we open it she is in there in two seconds flat and pees on it before we can run in there to catch her.