Do Cats Poop A Lot Before Going Into Labor? All You Need To Know

Do Cats Poop A Lot Before Going Into Labor?

It’s not uncommon for cats to have an increase in bowel movements before going into labor.  This happens due to the hormonal changes that occur as the body prepares for childbirth.   Still, some cats might not experience this symptom.

Why Does My Pregnant Cat Poop Everywhere?

1. Territorial marking behavior

2. Medical causes, such as hormonal changes, constipation, or gastrointestinal upset

3. Reactionary causes – stress and anxiety

How Do I Stop My Pregnant Cat From Pooping In The House?

1. Check if there is a health issue behind it

2. Clean the litter box

3. Put your cat into the same room as the litter box

4. Add one litter box more

5. Put up barriers

Will My Cat’s Behavior Change During Gestation?

You’ll probably notice many changes in your cat during gestation, such as:

• Increased appetite

• Nesting behavior

• Increased affection

• Changes in activity level

• Changes in vocalization