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my female cats are spayed,there is a  stry male cat comes here and he chases them and bothers them all time,why is this?

the answer is simply instinct I'm afraid. I had a spayed female cat and for years a tom cat would come around to try his luck, she would have none of it.

The female cats still smell like female cats even though they are no on heat and that attracts the males i'm afraid.

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Kate Tilmouth


I can answer most day to day cat problems encountered by owners. I have a good understanding of cat behaviour and problems which may arise from changes to their daily routine. I can advise on cat training including litter training and general day to day cat care issues. I am not a vet and therefore cannot answer medical questions.


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