KS Kathy Spencer Jan 13, Not Helpful 25 Helpful If your cat pulls its hair out, it is a basic requirement to treat the cat monthly against fleas, and use an environmental spray to eliminate flea eggs and larvae in the house. Cookies make wikiHow better. The parasites cat pulling fur out on belly to be identified by a vet, and you should use an appropriate product to treat them. Did this article help you?
Sophie - Age: 23
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The vet did the shot and liquid med, it has not worked.
Why Does My Cat… Pull Her Hair Out?
Tips If your cat pulls out hair, a vet check is always wise in the first instance, to check for pain and discomfort which could be causing the cat stress. Topical treatments are unlikely to help. Potentially anything in the environment can be an allergen, if the cat is sensitive to it.
What Causes a Cat to Pull Out Its Fur & What You Can Do to Stop It?
Compulsive hair-pulling is called psychogenic alopecia, which essentially means your cat is yanking out his hair by the mouthful because something is. I have an 8yo neutured short-haired male cat who for the past year has been persistently pulling his fur out of his tummy. The bald bit runs from. Feline Fur Mowing: When Cats Lick their Nipples and Pull out Their Hair alopecia is characterized by chronic licking often of the belly and around the nipples.
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Most veterinarians start by performing a physical examination, which includes looking for external parasites , such as fleas, mites or lice. So what would cause a cat to pluck out her own coat?
Underlying Medical Issues
Not sure about food puzzles? If the cat does have a food allergy, your choices are either to continue feeding the hypoallergenic diet, or to add in one new food every fortnight, and wait to see if the itching restarts, before declaring that food is OK for your cat. Still, if you believe your cat has a food allergy, this is an efficient way to test it. I'll start with the food and clean the coat more often. Cats, however, react differently. Perhaps there has been an intruder cat in the house, or you've recently got a new pet.
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I've seen no fleas, but she's pulling out her hair badly.
Feline Fur Mowing: When Cats Lick their Nipples and Pull out Their Hair alopecia is characterized by chronic licking often of the belly and around the nipples. I have an 8yo neutured short-haired male cat who for the past year has been persistently pulling his fur out of his tummy. The bald bit runs from. My cat is pulling his hair out on his belly. He doesn't seemed stressed. Just likes pulling his hair out. Now he has - Answered by a verified Cat Vet.