Even potty-trained children can get distracted and poop or pee in a nice warm bath. When that happens, the immediate question is how to handle a very gross situation quickly. The next question is whether pee or poop in the tub is dangerous. The final question, of course, is whether it might not be best to just burn the house down and use the insurance money to buy a new one. Fortunately, we have expert answers to those questions.
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What to Do When Your Cat Starts to Pee in the Bathtub Frequently
One of the easiest parts about owning a cat is that they naturally train themselves to use a litter box. Fortunately, there are some techniques you can use to stop this behavior. Therefore, making box corrections may do little to help solve the problem. Figuring out why your cat is relieving themselves outside of their box is a very crucial step to getting them back to their litter. Cats are very particular about their bathroom.
Cats Peeing in Sink or Bath Tub? 7 Ways to Stop it!
Dear Karen: Two years ago we adopted a cat from the Humane Society. She is a good cat, very well behaved, but recently developed a habit of urinating in the bathtub upstairs. When we remember to close the bathroom door until mid morning there is no problem. We keep her litter box in the basement and it is kept clean.
Cats naturally urinate in a litter box but if they have a reason to avoid the litter box they often choose the bath tub as an alternative. The reasons why there may be litter box avoidance can vary from a simple lack of cleanliness to a life threatening condition. Due to the serious reasons for this problem, it's important for cat owners to know why their cat is peeing in the bath tub. The act of not wanting to pee in the litter box is called litter box avoidance and it is a common occurrence in cats. If a cat associates its litter box with a negative experience it may decide to pee outside the box or in the bath tub.