More than one cat living indoors
the presence of a companion can give
more stimulation and increase
However, when cats do not get along the s
ituation is more stressful for
the cat in an indoor home as they cannot go outside to take themselves away from the
If this is the case consider letting the cats have outdoor access if possible,
roaming or in an enclosed garden. If
this is not possible or dangerous then
you can do a lot of things to make you
house bigger inside so there are more places that
the cats can go to feel safe
each cat needs to have a safe place where it can relax.
indoor living cats it is even more es
sential that cats can access and feel unthreatened
when using litter trays and water bowls.
Make sure there is more than one water bowl
and the general rule is to have as many litter trays as cats plus one.
This number can
always be reduced if the cats are
happily sharing the litter trays.
live indoors miss out on a lot of exercise and they can also become bored.
Finding time to play games with your cats will improve your indoor cat
Have a variety of toys so your cat doesn'
t get bored and rotate these.
Laser pointers are
popular with some cats but make
sure that your cat has a toy
he can catch at the end of
the chase so
not become frustrated.
If your indoor cat is deaf or blind they can
still enjoy playing