Is Your Cat Scratches itself?- Get to know the reasons…

January 07, 2008 :: Posted by - kittyluver :: Category - Behavior, Diseases, Health
Most of the cat owners are complaining that my cat is scratching face and making sores. How to solve this problem? It is very simple…

If you’re having a single cat, this problem of cat sratching causing sores in the face would be noticed. You should provide an opportunity to the cat to mingle with another cat.

Apart from this, there are few other pathological condition that may cause scratching of cats.

Ear mites
in your cat may cause sores in the face due to constant scratching. This will lead to chronic cheek sore from scratching.

Sometimes food allergies also will cause sore  face due to cat scratching.

If your kitty is too old say– 10 years, there is chance for dermatitis, which may lead to scratching on its own. This will be followed by diarrhea, vomiting and severe itching. Blood eill be oozed out from the scratching point.

The confirmative diagnosis by a vet can be performed after skin biopsy.

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