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She has been like this for most of the evening. As far as we are aware she has not been 'done'. She has not touched her wet food and we are not sure about the biscuits as we have 2 cats. We think she is using the litter tray as one of the cats has slight diarrhea
Martin: Thanks so much for the additional information.It sounds to me as if Crystal is in heat. In fact, your description of how she's behaving is classic for it. Many owners think their cats are having a seizure or something is terribly, terribly wrong with them but this is not the case at all. This is absolutely normal behavior for a cat who's in heat although it may appear otherwise and that she's in some distress. I hate to be the one to tell you that this behavior can last for several weeks in some cases since this is how long the estrus cycle lasts in a female cat. And, they typically come into heat every month unless they become pregnant or are spayed.So, unless you wanted to breed her, it might be a good idea to put a call into your vet and schedule an appointment to have her spayed. Most vets will not require cats to be out of heat when spayed (unlike dogs). And by spaying during heat, the risk is not significantly increased either.If you were also wondering if there's anything you can give her to help with her behavior, unfortunately, there isn't. This is all hormonally driven and the best treatment option would be to remove her ovaries (and uterus) which are producing them. I hope this helps. Deb
Thank you for putting us at ease. Looks like I wont be getting an sleep tonight then! Lol