8 Signs Of Cat Depression After New Kitten
Anxious or unhappy cats have a tendency to scratch things more frequently.
1. Excessive Scratching
If you just brought home a new kitten, it’s likely for your cat to follow you around, even to the toilet.
2. Clingy Behavior
Excessive sleeping can also be a sign of depression in cats.
3. Sleeping More Than Usual
Refusal to eat might indicate that your cat isn’t feeling well and isn’t happy about the new situation.
4. Changes In Cat’s Appetite
Despite being trained to use the litter box, depressed cats might begin to urinate elsewhere.
5. Bathroom Accidents
Changes in cats’ regular grooming habits can sometimes be a sign of sadness and anxiety.
6. Undergrooming Or Overgrooming
If your cat is using the litter box less frequently, it could be a sign of a behavioral issue such as stress or anxiety.
7. Changes In Litter Box Habits
Depressed cats might be a lot more vocal than usual.
8. Changes In Vocalizations
1. Prepare separate rooms
How Can I Help My Cat To Adjust To A New Kitten?
2. Make the introduction as comfortable as possible
3. Let your old cat spend some time with the new kitten