House Soiling Cat Questionnaire

If your pet is soiling the house, please make an appointment for an exam and a consultation. Bring the answers to the following questions with you to your visit.

DESCRIBE THE TYPE OF HOUSESOILING PROBLEM.

WHEN DID THE PROBLEM START?

DOES IT CORRELATE TO ANY CHANGES IN THE CAT’S ENVIRONMENT OR ROUTINE?

HOW MANY CATS ARE IN THE HOUSEHOLD?

ARE THERE OTHER PETS?

IS THE CAT ALLOWED OUTDOORS?

WHAT BRAND AND TYPE OF LITTER IS USED?

CHANGED TYPE OR BRAND RECENTLY?

IS ANYTHING ADDED TO THE LITTER?

WHAT IS THE SIZE AND HEIGHT OF THE LITTER BOX?

IS IT A COVERED BOX?

IS A LINER USED?

HOW OFTEN IS FECAL MATERIAL REMOVED?

HOW OFTEN IS THE LITTER COMPLETELY CHANGED?

WHERE IS THE BOX LOCATED?

WHERE AND WHEN DOES THE CAT SOIL?

DOES THE CAT COVER ITS FECES?

DOES THE CAT SCRATCH OUTSIDE THE PAN OR IN THE AIR?

DOES THE CAT PERCH ON THE EDGE OF THE PAN TO URINATE?

TO DEFECATE?

WHAT IS THE CAT’S MEDICAL HISTORY?

WHAT ARE THE RESULTS OF ANY DIAGNOSTIC TEST THAT MIGHT BE PERTINENT TO THIS PROBLEM?