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If your girl cat is not spayed,....

Do they go in heat / get their "period" like girl dogs do?


Asked by maxsmom11807 at 12:54 PM on Nov. 9, 2010 in Pets

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  • If she hasn't been "fixed", she will go in heat, which can be VERY annoying with all the mewling and cooing and meowing.

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 1:01 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • they do go in heat and act crazy and will usually do anything to get out so if you can get her fixed ASAP. you dont need to keep a diaper on them though cats will generally keep themselves clean.

    Answer by foxracing43701 at 1:00 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • When a cat goes into heat they will pretty much stay in heat (they will go into heat about every 2 to 3 weeks) until they get pregnant so no it is not exactly like when a dog goes into heat.

    Answer by KyliesMom5 at 1:00 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Thanks ladies.. my girlfriend asked this question and I've had 5 cats ( on my 6th now ) and I guess its never been an issue as I always spay / neuter them at 6months so I didn't know..

    Comment by maxsmom11807 (original poster) at 1:04 PM on Nov. 9, 2010