The Mahmal, a kind of covered litter, first originated by Queen Sheger-ed-Dur, is brought into the city in procession, though not with as much pomp as when it leaves with the pilgrims. These and other processions have lost much of their effect since the extinction of the Mamelukes, and the gradual disuse of gorgeous dress for the retainers of the,, officers of state.
A mulch of half-decayed stable litter is useful to prevent loss of moisture in summer.
The covering of leaves or litter should be taken off bulbs and tender plants that were covered up for winter, so that the beds can be lightly forked and raked.
Cover up all beds in which there are hyacinths, tulips and other bulbs with a litter of leaves or straw to the depth of 2 or 3 in.
She was one of a litter of six and they didn't want the puppies because they were mixed breed.
Shallow planting, whether of wall trees or standards, is generally to be preferred, a covering of a few inches of soil being sufficient for the roots, but a surface of at least equal size to, the surface of the hole should be covered with dung or litter so as to restrain evaporation and preserve moisture.
in which it brings up its litter of four to six (usually five) young ones.
Mice will nest about the plants if there is straw or other litter around them.
Mountain Rescue had him on a litter, all wrapped up like an Egyptian mummy.
General Forbes himself was so ill that he had to be carried in a litter throughout the campaign.
Before winter, all tall grass and loose litter should be taken away; if this is not done, then the first snow should be tramped heavily around the plants, in order to destroy any nesting-places.
Six to eight pigs are reared of the first litter, and ten to twelve afterwards.
The medic and another man placed the injured soldier on a portable litter and rose, ready.
with her hair falling over her shoulders, which seems to have been her custom on great occasions), "upon a horse litter, richly apparelled," at her coronation.3 BIBLIOGRAPHY.
The material employed in all cases is the droppings of horses, which should be collected fresh, and spread out in thin layers in a dry place, a portion of the short litter being retained well moistened by horse-urine.
When amongst the litter of a properly mated, highly bred fox-terrier, pups are found with long bodies and thick short legs and feet, breeders are disposed to excuse the result by the supposition that the bitch has been contaminated by some earlier mating.
From five to eight is the usual number in a litter, of which there appears to be only one in the year; and the young are carried on their parent's back when in the water.
The victorious French treated him kindly for nearly two weeks, and then sent him in a litter to Loyola.
The haulm and husks are either used for litter or burned, and the ashes spread upon the land.
Carried on a litter at the head of his clan he gave battle to O'Neill, whom he defeated with severe loss in prisoners and cattle; but he died of his wound immediately afterwards near Letterkenny, and was succeeded in the chieftainship by his brother Donnell Oge, who returned from Scotland in time to withstand successfully the demands of O'Neill.
The "Melancolia," numbered "1" as though intended to be the first of a series, with its brooding winged genius sitting dejectedly amidst a litter of scientific instruments and symbols, is hard to interpret in detail, but impossible not to recognize in general terms as an embodiment of the spirit of intellectual research (the student's "temperament" was supposed to be one with the melancholic), resting sadly from its labours in a mood of lassitude and defeat.
Upon inquiry of the farmers he found that all the white pigs born in a litter were destroyed, because they could not be reared to maturity.
- The molten pig iron at many works is still run directly from the furnace into sand or iron moulds arranged in a way which suggests a nursing litter of pigs; hence the name " pig iron."
Celery in trenches should receive the final covering for the winter, which is best done by leaves or light stable litter; in the latitude of New York it should not be less than 12 in.
He recalled none of this, nor his damaged body being placed on a litter at the narrow edge of the cascading water and lifted upward from the depth of the inaccessible gorge to the penstock path above.
litter tray near the bed or food.
Vegetable gardens often become infested with diseases that are carried over from year to year in the old plants and litter; this is specially true of water-melons and of some diseases of tomatoes.
Undismayed, he attacked the mass of litter and with his own hands removed 3000 barrow-loads.
by depositing on it a layer of litter, straw, dead leaves and the like.
Definitely the pick of the litter.
On the 21st of February 1648, at his earnest request, he was carried in a litter from Fredriksborg to his beloved Copenhagen, where he died a week later.
A black-brindled Scottish terrier belonging to a famous breed had first a litter of pups to a curly-haired liver-and-white cocker-spaniel.
Twenty- Causes for nine years after his death the Carolingian Empire had the disbeen divided into three kingdoms; forty years later solution one alone of these kingdoms had split into seven; ~ while when a century had passed France was a litter of tiny states each practically independent.
If the beds require watering, water of about 80° should be used, and it is preferable to moisten the covering of litter rather than the surface of the beds themselves.
It is good that you have a separate litter box for each cat.
This business is frequently performed by a gamekeeper, a sum being paid him for any litter of cubs or fox found on his beat.
Perfectly black leopards, which in certain lights show the characteristic markings on the fur, are not uncommon, and are examples of melanism, occurring as individual variations, sometimes in one cub out of a litter of which the rest are normally coloured, and therefore not indicating a distinct race, much less a species.
The fallen leaves are relished by sheep and deer, and afford a good litter for flocks and herds.
The huts of this last settlement appear to have had cattle stalls between them, the droppings and litter forming heaps at the lake bottom.
For it is to be expected a priori that, since albinoes were derived from pigmented progenitors and may at any time appear, side by side with pigmented brothers, in a litter from pigmented parents, they would be carrying the pattern determinants of some one or other of their pigmented ancestors.
Pig dung is very powerful, containing more nitrogen than horse dung; it is therefore desirable that it should undergo moderate fermentation, which will be secured by mixing it with litter and a portion of earth.
absence of litter.
clear of litter by taking your bags and cardboard boxes home with you.
He almost never meows now, does little besides rest in his bed or our laps, eat, get water and visit the litter box.
Make sure all cat dishes are off the floor and block off the room where the cat litter boxes are because some dogs can't them.
Next, wipe up the litter and wash the drive with a suitable cleaner for concrete or asphalt.
Be aware you may meet up with a kind-hearted soul who has found a litter of feral kittens and is trying to give them away with the best of intentions.
Cats love their predictable routine, so it is very important to try to keep your cat's eating station and litter box in their regular places.
Curious kittens may even eat the litter.
NP: Interestingly, the majority of cats surrendered to an animal shelter have litter box issues.
The staff, excluding purely scientific departments, costs about £6000 per annum; gardening department, about £1500 per annum; maintenance of buildings, enclosures, paths and so forth, about £4000 per annum; provisions for animals, about £5000 per annum; litter, water, heating and general menagerie expenses about £3000 per annum.
The surface is to be afterwards covered with hay or litter.
After a gestation of from 60 to 65 days, the vixen during the month of April gives birth to cubs, of which from five to eight usually go to form a litter.
It maintains its numbers partly in consequence of its shyness, which keeps it away from the abodes of men, and partly because it is so prolific, bringing forth six to eight young at a litter.
Barley-straw is considered inferior both as fodder and litter.
In the Zapotec district the Wiyatao or high-priest of Zopaa was a divine ruler before whom all prostrated themselves with faces to the ground; he was even too sacred to allow his foot to touch the earth, and was only seen carried in a litter.
The populace of the Tiber welcomed and expelled him with equal enthusiasm, and when his body was brought back from exile, the mob went before the cortege and threw mud and stones upon the funeral litter.
Many brood sows are fattened to greatest profit after the second or third litter.
On her return she fell into an almost fatal illness and prepared for her end with great courage and piety; Darnley now visited her, but was ill-received, while Bothwell was borne to Jedburgh from Hermitage in a litter.
From two to four is the usual number of young in a litter.
The doctor got worse and worse, and in the middle of April he had unwillingly to submit to be carried in a rude litter.
She twisted to stare at a large, wiry man with a whip-like body and a face that would scare Freddy Krueger standing in the middle of the apartment, her cat in one arm and the litter box in the other.
The litter box remained, and she knew if she looked under the bed, Sunny would be there.
That element will comprise less than 1% of total litter and pollution.
This little silver agouti was the runt of the litter but what she lacked in size she made up for in personality.
I personally am allergic to ' new world orders ' the broken axles of which litter the trails of history.
bargain prices now litter the global markets.
There are hundreds of litter bins in the district.
bitch puppy, which is one of a litter of six, from a pen at Wetheral Animal Refuge.
blackcap Babblers feeding in the leaf litter.
boar farms, litter sizes can be larger.
Street Furniture Steel Line manufactures a wide range of street furniture, including bollards, benches, seating, litter bins and cycle stands.
Clearing deep bracken litter Where bracken litter Where bracken stands have existed for some years there is a build up of bracken leaf litter.
The Secretaries of each Club should be able to recommend breeders who maybe have puppies available or who are expecting a litter.
broiler chickens, on a litter floor.
They cited graffiti, litter, rubbish and traffic as being their main bugbears.
bulb planting and litter pick.
N ever leave litter or spent carbide in a cave - pollution kills cave life.
clearing litter from acres of common land surrounding Malvern.
clumping litter such as Premium Choice or World's Best Cat Litter.
Westfield was the first chicken litter fuelled plant in the world to use advanced fluidized bed combustion.
consumes 420,000 tons of litter each year.
Mrs. A. Weatherley will fix a date for voluntary litter collection.
defaced by litter and refuse and prosecute negligent owners.
disinfected then covered with wood shavings, peat or other ' litter ' .
dispose of litter in bins provided - that's what they are there for!
dropping litter will also continue to be hit with £ 50 fixed penalty notices.
The City Council intends to implement Fixed Penalty Notices for litter droppers.
Tides have a vital role to play in the formation of embryo dunes, by depositing tidal litter.
The lack of graffiti or litter was due to heavy fines rigorously enforced.
enlist as many volunteers as possible to clear litter in the village.
Erica cinerea is generally confined to dry, acid mineral soils with low humus litter accumulation (Banister 1965 ).
erosion of the cliffs produces large blocks of sandstone that litter the beaches at the foot of the cliffs.
We tackle environmental eyesores such as graffiti, litter and overgrown vegetation helping to make Dartford a cleaner place to live.
faecesowners should always deposit dog feces in a dog litter bin.
Either male or female ferrets from the same litter can live happily together.
fouling, litter, speeding traffic?
Or more characterless rows of unsightly, fast growing shrubs, festooned with litter and punctuated by the odd illegally dumped fridge.
The litter of dead fronds from the previous year provide some frost protection.
fussy about the type or shape of litter tray they use.
graded according to the amount of litter found.
Average Litter Size 4 The Italian greyhound has 4 to 5 puppies per litter, a rather large litter for such a small dog.
jangle guitar pop of ' Roman Litter ' .
kittens in a litter.
kitten from this litter.
kitty litter was then used to create a gravel effect.
Kent beaches suffer from all the usual form of litter but the area is also a major shipping lane.
leaf mold litter instead of cat litter.
Treat ash and any other leftover from the fire as litter - see below.
She began to scratch frantically, parting the litter this way and that, bits of white flying like snow onto the hall linoleum.
Members of the public caught dropping litter will also continue to be hit with £ 50 fixed penalty notices.
Remove unsightly litter on the way round the walk.
litter bins in the district.
litter picking, helping to put up notice board!
litter pickers perform a valuable service in keeping things tidy.
litter louts are already underway across North Lanarkshire in a bid to keep our areas Streetsmart.
litter pick in a various parts of the village.
For larger amounts, mix in kitty litter or pour one-inch layers of paint in a cardboard box lined with a plastic bag.
Between bouts of feeding the older caterpillars rest at the bottom of the plant, often hiding in leaf litter.
Polymer solution to chewing gum litter A university spin-off company is using polymers to solve the perennial problem of chewing gum litter.
Areas of grass and bracken litter can be treated in the same way.
Posted by Clair on 29 November, 2005 at 12:12 PM Use earth or leaf mold litter instead of cat litter.
That leaves the top section on plot 5 where I spread leafmould and have piled turkey litter.
litter of kittens to arrive!
litter of puppies, be they retrievers, sheep dogs, guard dogs, racing dogs, whatever.
litter of piglets in between them.
Residents, and Community Beat Officer Kath Jukes were very keen to make this a regular event in a bid to deter litter louts.
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mama cat has added to her litter by nursing these three little black-and-white kittens that were abandoned by their mother.
Great shares at bargain prices now litter the global markets.
mouldted by Clair on 29 November, 2005 at 12:12 PM Use earth or leaf mold litter instead of cat litter.
Litter pick - map area and discuss future options - plant native heathers.
neutered to prevent them having a litter in the first place.
This time is known as " postpartum oestrus " which means that she can be nursing one litter While being pregnant with another.
Great care & attention is paid to litter collection, & lifeguards/police patrols operate in the most popular spots.
We will be given gloves and litter pickers to help us and we have a lot of fun on the way.
Would it not be far better to employ more litter pickers who are actually needed rather than waste rate payers money?
They will also help with clearing litter, using litter pickers.
These volunteers were given litter pickers, a reflective jacket to wear if they wished and a risk assessment of the job.
Between times the litter pickers perform a valuable service in keeping things tidy.
The program will include a range of events and workshops such as wildlife walks, litter picking and pond dipping.
NEAT schemes feature litter picking, flower planting in public places, graffiti removal, wildlife protection, recycling and energy efficiency schemes.
As part of this the Cubs will do litter picking and evaluate the impact of what they have found.
Planting, pruning, tidying litter picking, helping to put up notice board!
piglets per litter.
piglets in each litter.
We open with the glittering jangle guitar pop of ' Roman Litter ' .
Gillingham, Kent, UK This is a litter of extremely well bred bull terrier pups.
pups in a litter compared to one calf per reindeer, yet both populations remain the same.
pup from the litter.
pups per litter.
pupate in a cocoon among leaf litter throughout the winter months.
pupate in the leaf litter to emerge as adult females in the spring.
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The thief snatched the bitch puppy, which is one of a litter of six, from a pen at Wetheral Animal Refuge.
puppy in a litter of six.
receptacle for village litter and dead leaves.
Each smoking shelter comes complete with a cigarette butt receptacle to keep the area free from cigarette litter.
Rovinj is a beautiful little town with a spectacular coastline which is a nightmare for children since the beaches are so litter ridden.
She has vowed to banish litter, fly-tipped rubbish, graffiti and abandoned cars from West MiddlesbroughÃ¢s streets.
runt of the litter.
The smallest one of the litter was called the runt.
It makes our UK think-tanks look the runts of the litter.
They have carried out some major litter picks which have involved the removal of fly-tipped waste, including a motorcycle sidecar!
Finally we wish to thank Bob Everly, local beach warden, without whom Sand Bay would be litter strewn.
strewn with litter and rotting rubbish attract vermin and disease.
With dry summers, exposure of the litter can stop decomposition completely.
sweeping of streets and the removal of litter in the Wycombe district.
It is carried out to minimize damage to the sows ' teats and to the cheeks of other piglets in the litter.
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Well yes, until the little tinker mistook my handbag for his litter tray, but thatÃ¢s a story for another column.
In autumn you may see toadstools growing in the leaf litter or bracket fungus growing on tree stumps.
tonne plant is located at the center of England's poultry producing region and consumes 420,000 tons of litter each year.
Make sure there are enough litter trays around and your rabbit knows where they are to prevent toilet accidents.
Do not place the litter tray near the bed or food.
Ah good, um and if they have children will they be human, not a litter.
unpleasant odors in your cat's litter tray.
Lynsey had told me her friend's cat was having a very unseasonable litter of kittens soon and would I like one?
unsightly litter on the way round the walk.
Do not leave litter or food on the towpath, discarded food can attract vermin.
vermin problem is increasing due to more litter on our streets.
vernal pools with sedge or rush litter and mud.
We will clear a small pond of litter and any overgrowing weeds.
The area must be kept weed and litter free, but do not use sodium chlorate weedkiller.
whelped here litter to Toms the Best on the 16th and all went well and all 9 pups doing very well.
Litter ranges in size from a single sweet wrapper, to a bag full of rubbish.
yowl loudly if your litter box is not clean.
If the beds require watering, water of about 80Ã‚° should be used, and it is preferable to moisten the covering of litter rather than the surface of the beds themselves.
Worst of all, the Orthodox tsar occasionally abandoned the decorous flowing robes of his venerated ancestors, and appeared publicly in the unseemly costume of heretical foreigners, whilst his consort, when carried through the streets in a litter, did not conceal her face from the public gaze.
Force asparagus, sea-kale and rhubarb, in hotbeds, in pits, in the mushroom-house or in the open garden by the use of covers surrounded with warm litter; for cucumbers a top heat of 70 0; for vines in leaf and flower a temperature ranging from 65Ã‚° to 70Ã‚°.
As Duval remarks: " quant a la prolixite de saint Ephrem que nous trouvons parfois fastidieuse, on ne peut la condamner sans tenir compte du gait des Syriens qui aimaient les repetitions et les developpements de la meme pensee, et voyaient des qualites la ou nous trouvons des defauts " (Litter.
One she-wolf produces five pups in a litter compared to one calf per reindeer, yet both populations remain the same.
OK, the day is here, you are going to pick your pup from the litter.
Females are thought to have 22 - 108 pups per litter.
They then pupate in a cocoon among leaf litter throughout the winter months.
The leaves fall and the larvae pupate in the leaf litter to emerge as adult females in the spring.
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Moose was the dominant male puppy in a litter of six.
Unfortunately this is now a receptacle for village litter and dead leaves.
She was n't expected to live being the runt of the litter.
They have carried out some major litter picks which have involved the removal of fly-tipped waste, including a motorcycle sidecar !
Places that are strewn with litter and rotting rubbish attract vermin and disease.
Having reached the forest floor, it makes a hole in the leaf litter with its stubby little tail.
Wycombe District Council Litter We are responsible for the sweeping of streets and the removal of litter in the Wycombe district.
Studies of lost cargo have shown litter can travel thousands of miles around the world 's oceans.
A specifically formulated additive to control unpleasant odors in your cat 's litter tray.
Lynsey had told me her friend 's cat was having a very unseasonable litter of kittens soon and would I like one?
Nationally, the vermin problem is increasing due to more litter on our streets.
Common in fens in northern Britain but extremely local in southern England in vernal pools with sedge or rush litter and mud.
Holycross Spark then whelped here litter to Toms the Best on the 16th and all went well and all 9 pups doing very well.
You yowl loudly if your litter box is not clean.
Denials and rationalizations litter the road to slow failures.
Talk to the exhibitors, collect business cards and get on the waiting list for the next litter.
Seeing a litter of cute kittens may weaken your resolve to ask all the right questions of the breeder.
Have the owner send you a copy of the litter's pedigree and proof that the litter's parents have been tested for general feline diseases as well as any diseases or conditions associated with the specific breed.
When considering a litter, you want to make sure you have a good idea of a kitten's health and personality.
If you plan to visit a breeder you should ask her to send you the pedigree of her current litter before you go to see the puppies.
Once you see the puppies, your emotions may overwhelm reason, so you'll want the dogs' genetic background before viewing the litter.
Also ask the breeder for proof that the mother and father of the litter have been tested for the diseases associated with the breed.
Try to time the visit when the litter would normally be active so that you can get a sense of each puppy's personality.
The great thing about kittens is that they come litter trained.
Cover inappropriate places with tinfoil if you discover kitty is using them for a litter box.
You can remove the foil later once your kittens good litter habits become ingrained.
When you first bring your new cat home, whether or not you have other pets, you should put him in a separate room with access to a litter box, water bowl and kibble.
Litter box furniture, such as litter cabinets, give pet owners the ability to disguise their cat's sandbox.
Litter cabinets can be made from such high quality materials and with such an excellent design that it becomes nearly impossible to distinguish them from ordinary furniture.
You will want to train your kitten to use the litter box on his first day at home.
If you cannot find a "real" litter box, any small plastic box, about four to six inches tall, should do.
If you plan to keep your kitten in a crate for more than a few minutes at a time, you will need a litter box that will fit in the crate.
As your kitten grows you can move up to a larger litter box.
Do not use clumping litter when your kitten is young.
Any clay litter can be dangerous, but clumping litter is particularly dangerous for kittens.
A pine, wheat, or wheatgrass based litter is safe, will track less, provides better odor control, and will not harm your kitten if a little bit is ingested.
If you cannot find appropriate litter, newspaper shredded into thin strips will work.
Kittens are very easily litter trained, but you will want to have something on hand to clean up after your kitten just in case he has an accident, and for cleaning the litter box.
If you are not a professional breeder and/or you do not wish to deliver and care for a litter of kittens, spay and neuter your cats.
Self-cleaning litter boxes take care of some, but not all of your cat box chores.
How many times have you scooped out your cat's litter box and thought to yourself, "There's got to be a better way to handle this"?
Well, for some cat owners that "better way" involves using a self-cleaning litter box.
By and large, self-cleaning litter boxes use a combination of clumping cat litter, an electronic sensor and an automated raking system to detect soiled clumps of litter and push them into a waiting receptacle.
It will scan the surface, first making sure you cat has left the box, then searching for litter clumps to dispose.
This intermittent scooping action takes some of the daily drudgery out of maintaining your cat's litter box, giving you a few days of freedom between cleanings.
However, you still eventually need to remove the old litter and completely wash the entire box.
There is another type of self-cleaning litter box, but the term "self-cleaning' is a bit of a misnomer since you must roll the box from side to side yourself.
This action feeds the litter through a grid that catches waste clumps and dumps them into a pull-out drawer that you must empty.
It's slightly less work than having to scoop the litter yourself, and if you don't mind the fact that it isn't an automated system, you can purchase one for considerably less than a mechanical one.
Self-cleaning litter boxes come with higher price tags than the standard cat box.
The LitterMaid™ is a fully automated self-cleaning litter box that uses an electronic sensor and raking mechanism to scoop eliminations into a disposable receptacle.
The unit looks more like a space-age gum ball machine than a traditional litter box, and may take a bit of time to train your cat to use it.
Self-cleaning litter boxes may not entirely eliminate the need to clean up after your cat, but they do allow you stay further away from the litter.
Most units claim to save on the expense of litter since you throw less away, but many models require the purchase of trash bags and replacement disposable drawers, so it probably averages out in the long run.
If it's worth $200.00 to you to avoid scooping your litter, then a self-cleaning litter box just might be worth the money after all.
Make sure the litter box has been scooped so your pet has a nice clean place to do his business.
Keeping the litter box accessible and clean is a step in the right direction, but that alone won't do the trick.Cats spray urine to mark their territory, and leave their sexual calling card.
No, it's not a contender for the litter box you've just stepped in, it's something completely foreign looking, akin to a water-logged mouse.
As long as your cat still has the same energy levels and is eating, drinking and using the litter box normally, I wouldn't worry too much.
Spraying and urinating outside the litter box is a common senior cat behavior issue.
If your cat is suddenly missing the litter box, take him to the vet's to determine if there is a medical problem in play.
Veterinarians recommend using a litter box with lower sides for senior cats.
Also try changing the cat litter you use.
Cat supply products include everything from food to cat litter.
Another important cat supply is a litter box and cat litter.
First choose the litter box based on size, features, and price.
Next, pick the litter you feel your cat will appreciate best.
If you haven't yet heard of Scientific Professional Cat Litter, you soon will.
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Unlike traditional clay-based cat litter brands, Scientific Professional is made with all natural and biodegradable minerals, making it environmentally friendly to landfills.
A recipient of the 2005 Pet Product News Editor's Choice Award, the litter is significantly lighter than other brands, and can be shipped economically through Pet Ecology's exclusive monthly home-delivery program.
Pet Ecology's sickness-indicating cat litter is the only known non-prescription cat litter on the market that alerts pet owners to seek veterinarian assistance to prevent serious feline illness.
The color of the litter changes to varying shades of pale pink to magenta when the pH in a cat's urine is abnormal.
Also, Scientific Professional's mineral composition is significantly lighter in weight, in fact seventy percent lighter, than clay-based cat litter brands.
A three pound bag lasts as long as a twenty-one pound bag of traditional clay litter.
In addition, Scientific Professional's superior odor control neutralizes litter box odors, rather than masking them.
The cat litter forms firm clumps that are supple and safe to flush in sewer and septic systems.
Sodium bentonite is an additive in most clay cat litter that is made from Portland cement and used as a clumping agent.
The cat litter breaks down organically and does not contribute to today's landfill capacity issues.
Whereas, clay-based cat litter can swell up to 15 times its original size via water absorption, exacerbating landfill space.
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We aim to exceed customers' needs and wants when it comes to cat litter.
Put them in a mesh bag and hang in your car, your closet, in a drawer, next to the litter box -- anywhere odors happen.
When the second litter of kittens arrived, she did not pay as much attention to them as the last lot.
That said, some cats come into season almost immediately after delivering a litter.
This opens up the opportunity for back-to-back pregnancies which can really drain a queen's resources while she trying to rear the current litter.
You can send cat gifts for holidays like Christmas, Halloween or the 4th of July, or reward your pet with a gift "Just BePaws" or to "Get Out of the Litter Box."
As long as she is using her litter box as she should, and eating and drinking normally, there is no need to worry about anything.
As long as you provide a litter box for him inside, it shouldn't be too much of a problem.
The first one learned how to use the litter box with no problem, but the second kitten not so much.
So I did the normal thing and scolded him and put him in the litter box and did this for probably a week and a half.
I did this every day until one day I saw him using the litter box.
When I saw him use the litter box, I loved on him and praised him.
For the past two months, he uses the litter box when it is convenient for him.
However, if he is in the back part of the house, where the litter is, then he will use the litter box!
Even though my house smells like one big litter box!
In his kitty brain, he may have associated the litter box with the scolding.
I would leave him in a contained area with his litter box in the new home for a minimum of one week before you release him into other areas of your new home.
Isolate him in a contained area as close as possible to where his litter box will reside permanently.
Finally, make sure that you have a separate litter box for each cat in your household.
You may also want to experiment with box styles (covered or not and depth) and with litter types.
Should we keep two litter boxes for him?
We have two stories, and he uses the litter box downstairs, but also has a place he uses upstairs.
By all means, give your cat a second litter box to use upstairs.
This will allow him to adapt to his new surroundings, get used to his/her bedding, and learn how to use his litter box.
Are you willing to house all of them, and provide food, litter boxes and veterinary care?
According to my mom he now flings his litter.
He has always flung a little litter in the past, but now it's so bad he's almost completely emptying his box every day.
His litter brand hasn't been changed in quite some time.
Has his litter box itself changed perhaps?
Bigger cats need a bigger litter box, so that might be part of the problem.
There are a couple of things you can do to reduce the litter flinging.
First, buy a hooded litter box, but watch him carefully because some cats don't like the enclosed boxes.
Make sure he is still using the litter box with a cover on it.
You can also try changing the litter, but if you have one that the cat likes and you are satisfied with the product, I probably wouldn't change.
Cats are definitely creatures of habit, and some cats loathe any kind of change, including the type of litter they use.
My vet advised separate litter trays, letting them outside, and finally the "Feliway" which I have used for about a month.
If he was already soiling outside of the litter box, then the habit was probably ingrained, and neutering wouldn't affect it much.
Also, how often are you cleaning the litter box?
There's also a possibility that he doesn't like the current brand of litter you're using.
In the two years I have had them there have been only a few incidents where at least one of them was urinating outside the litter box on the curtains.
However, one of the cats does occasionally urinate outside of his litter box if I ignore him when he wants to go outside.
Urinating outside of a litter box is sometimes more about marking territory.
You can keep a litter box there, fill it with just enough fresh litter to get by for the weekend and clean it out before you leave.
A few days later, we noticed one of our cats had used the corner of the room for a litter box.
First, how many litter boxes do you keep available for that many cats, and how often do you clean them?
Cats can be very picky about using a soiled litter box, and this can cause them to look for other areas to relieve themselves.
First, I would contain her in a small area with her litter box for a minimum of one week.
It will teach her where her litter box is and it will help her get used to her new surroundings on a small scale before she ventures into the bigger house.
Some cats are very picky about not sharing a litter box with other cats.
The next thing you need to do is to buy a good enzymatic cleaner and thoroughly clean any area where she has had an accident, and then confine her to a small area with her litter box.
I have scoured their litter box and removed it temporarily.
I've replaced it with disposable boxes and fresh litter.
You did well to thoroughly clean the litter box, and the disposables aren't a bad idea either.
Sure, some cats are willing to buddy up and share food bowls, litter boxes, and scratching posts, but some persnickety felines simply can't resign themselves to sharing the things they consider to be their own.
Kittens also come with food and litter kits.
There's not much training required for cats, but getting the litter box routine right is crucial for future harmony in the home.
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Are you scooping the litter box and keeping them clean?
Many cats are extremely picky about using only a clean litter box.
A sudden switch in types of litter can lead to a cat refusing to use the litter box.
The vet will be able to rule out any health issues that may cause the cat to defecate outside of the litter box.
Since the one cat has accidents in the same location, try temporarily moving his litter box to that spot.