Cats are lovely pets. There are so many health issues that the cat need to counter. Let us discuss about use of flower essence in treating certain behavioural problems. Deeper emotional imbalances are often manifesting in the form of physical health conditions. There are so many examples for this. A dog may develop skin problems as soon as the arrival of new baby or new pet in to the house.
The stress can affect the cats in a big way as it affects the human beings. Anger, jealousy, anxiety, loneliness, resentment etc are the different forms of stress. If the health problem that is affecting the cat found to be the result of any one of the stress mentioned above, then we must address the stress problem instead of treating the cat ailment by medications.
Flower essence can mitigate the behavioural problems such as biting and aggression. Flower essence treatment should be combined with appropriate training. The cats show aggression mostly due to insecurity or aggression. Flower essence is very effecting in helping the abused, abandoned, or mistreated cats to restore the confidence and trust. Flower essence will benefit the cats that have behavioural problems such as territorial spraying, separation anxiety, fear of thunder, fear of fire works etc. The submissive and the timid cats also get benefit from flower essence.
Here are few most commonly used essences.
Chicory- very effective in treating jealous, possessive cats. Jealous cats will try to be very near to you always.
Holly- angry, vengeful, suspicious and jealous cats can be treated.
Larch- the cats with low self confidence can be treated with ease. The cats that are low in pecking order can be treated well.
Aspen- the cats that are suffering from unknown fear can be very well treated.
Beech- the cats that have zero tolerance for certain situation or people can be treated well.
Century- the cats that are excessively eager to please the owner can be corrected with this essence.
Cherry plum- this essence can treat the cats that are continuously biting or scratching.
Chestnut bud- few cats will be making the same mistakes again and again. Such cats can be treated with this essence.
Crab apple- this essence can be used effectively for cleansing the body after illness or surgery. Mimulus- the cats that have fear for thunder, fireworks, sight of vet hospital can be treated with ease using this essence.
Star of Bethlehem- some cats may have ill-treated or abused in the past. This essence will treat those cats and hence be used in shelters which have newly adopted cats.
Vervain- the hyper active cats can be treated using this essence.
Vine- some cats will like to dominate the other cats. These cats can be seen bullying the other cats in the group. This behavioural problem can be sorted out with the help of vine essence.
Crisis cure [rescue remedy] – this is one of the most popular essence. This essence helps to calm the cat. This essence helps to relieve panic after injury or accident. The cats with any kind of stressful condition can be treated with this essence.