Why do cats disappear from the house for days?
Why do cats disappear from the house for days?
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Let's talk about the behavior of our four-legged friends, trying to answer one of the most common questions about the world of cats. Why do cats disappear from the house for days?

After all, anyone who has chosen to enjoy the company of a feline knows what we are talking about. If your cat spends a lot of time outside, it can happen that he doesn't come home for days.

Cat lying in a meadow
Cat lying in a meadow

This attitude of the felines, divides the owners of cats in two different categories. On the one hand, there are more owners anxious who spend these days with great concern, promising never to let their four-legged friend go out again.

On the other hand, there are people who are a little less anxious who know their cat and know it will come back. But no matter what your category is, why do cats disappear? And most importantly, when should we worry?

Kitten in a hammock
Kitten in a hammock

Let's start by telling you that the reasons that explain this behavior of cats are many and above all different from them.

There it causes more common concerns those cats that disappear because they cannot find their way home. We have already talked about the Homing phenomenon, or why cats always find their way home.

Kitten exploring
Kitten exploring

There are cases, however, in which the curiosity of the feline is so much that it leads him to go too far from home and to no longer know how to find his way home.

There is no maximum day of absence after which we need to start worrying. Each of us knows his four-legged friend and knows how long he usually stays outside the home.

Cats running in a meadow
Cats running in a meadow

In other cases, however, cats run away from home because they are in heat. This condition, in fact, very often leads them to move away from their home to find another cat to mate with.

In the most serious cases, however, cats disappear from home because they have health problems. In fact, there are many felines who prefer to be alone when they are sick people.

Finally, unfortunately, there are also cats who leave the house because they are not there Well. These are rare cases but, unfortunately, always possible.

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