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.
Female, 12 year old cat living with 2 other males pees all over the house, and the boys are almost a
My family and I have 3 cats (2 males one female, aged 16, 12, and 12) living in our house and one who lives outside on our patio (female). We have always kept a clean litter box in the house but none of them regularly use it, except the males who often use it to poop. Our cats are so terrible about peeing in the house that for years now my mother has kept puppy training pads around the house because they often prefer to pee on them over a more innapropriate spot and it makes for easier cleanup. The girl cat, however, will not even use the puppy pads most of the time. She pees anywhere and everywhere: on the walls, in their water and food dishes, on couches and beds, rugs, etc....she's a long haired cat so we've always assumed that's why she prefers not to use the litter box but her urinating behaviors are still ridiculous and unwarranted. My mother is the one who has to deal with the bulk of this constant pee and poop cleanup and I feel terrible for her. Is there anything we can do?