Want to know why cats may be able to detect pregnancy? Some pets may become clingy just before they have a seizure. I mean really PURRED; the loud, rumbly, drooly kind. If this is not sufficient, a … It was a very comfortable sensation to have the two like that. He would do that loud weepy whine like he was hurt. And dogs who have anxiety issues of their own often develop clingy dog behaviors. Not feeling well is confusing to your pet, and some feel more secure being close to someone they trust. Next, with a nipping/licking action the cat picks up, then chews through, the umbilical cord and in the process provides a stimulation to the abdominal navel area, getting respiration going. Flo can tell you. This means that in the early stages of illness, often the only thing that a cat owner may notice is that the cat has become quiet and withdrawn. Play with me!” Cat Talk: Your cat will tell you what he needs through vocalization. Cats have evolved to hide signs of illness and pain. Epilepsy is more common in dogs than cats, but felines can have seizures, too. While it is possible for cats to live into their 30s, a more likely estimate of your feline’s life span is about 16 years. She started being super affectionate and clingy a little before I found out I was pregnant. First sign was that she wanted to be in my face 24 7. Most cat owners and animal specialists will say they can, even though there’s no reliable scientific proof to back this up. The night before my induction my dog was acting super clingy and protective. I woke up to a kitten crying that morning. I was also wondering if they can tell I'm pregnant. Here are some changes to expect as your cat enters her golden years. I'm a M15 mom but I was lurking your board lol I have 2 cats, the male is a little older and not affectionate at all, the younger female is affectionate and likes me and my boyfriends attention. Echo my cat went through 3 signs over a week also. Your cat may become more clingy as he ages, wanting to be with you every moment of the day or night. Witch I knew it was coming soon. He would not leave my side for anything and whined if I went somewhere he couldn't go, like the kitchen or upstairs that's blocked with a baby gate. The 4th stage is where your cat begins labor, roughly about a week before she is due. Interestingly, dogs can also become clingy if they sense our stress or anxiety. Cats are more sensitive to things humans barely notice, and all the changes women go through after conceiving don’t go undetected. My son shifted and rolled to be underneath the cat. As soon as we began packing, he started peeing outside the litter box, was aggressive toward my other cat during meal times, and became super clingy, which I … Can cats sense pregnancy? Dogs who are ill or bored can also become clingy. Pay attention if your pet suddenly becomes clingy because it might be an indication of a medical issue. I woke up at 1:30 that morning with irregular but strong contractions. If your cat wants attention, he will find a way to show you. As if all of these reasons weren't enough, some dog breeds are prone to clinginess. Finally, in the fifth stage, your cat will begin labor. This is your cat’s way of saying, “Hey, look at me! Then two days before she gave birth she started having slight discharge. Related cat and pregnant lady story: When I was pregnant and visited my friend's house, their older, neutered cat came to cuddle against my belly. The cat’s first act is to see that the kitten’s nose and mouth are clear. Hi! Then the night before she was up down all around the bedroom. Lol, my cat has gotten super clingy and keeps trying to sleep with the baby things and when we first got the bassinet he gaurded the empty bassinet all night long every night for like 2 months. I scratched and he purred. Few people want to admit that their beloved “kitten” is approaching her twilight years. During this stage, she will begin nesting and about two days before the kittens arrive she may even stop eating.