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my cat has pooped on floor two days in a row,first time i was at work and tonight i was home.since being de-sexed she has been wonderful,so why is this happening?shes healthy,eating well,her behaviour is normal except for this.help

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Hi there are two possibilities here. Either she is ill in some way and unable to control her bowel movements or it is behavioral known as Middening.

If there are no other symptoms i would suspect that it is middening as this is a common problem.

I have written more information about this issue here

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best wishes Kate

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Kate Tilmouth

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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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I run my own cat website at http://www.our-happy-cat.com and have been a dedicated cat owner for over 20 years. I have encountered many different cat problems and situations and feel that i have a good understanding of cats and cat ownership.

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I am a platinum member of Ezinearticles where i write mainly cat related articles.

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Educated to High School level and have since worked for many years in a customer support based environment, gaining vocational qualifications.

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