7 Things People Do That Cats Hate

Cats Hate Feeling Lonely

Contrary to popular belief, cats are not solitary animals! It’s true that you can leave your cat alone for longer bouts than you could a dog.

Cats Hate Dirty Litter Boxes

It’s important to clean out your cat’s litter boxes every day, or at least every other day, depending on the number of cats you have.

Cats Hate Spoiled Food

You probably don’t want to dig into a big plate of spoiled food—and surprise!—neither does your cat.

Cats Hate Yucky Medicine

When you’re feeling lousy, the last thing you want to do is down some yucky tasting medicine. And the same holds true for your cat. 

Cats Hate Overly Aggressive Petting

If you have a cat, you know there are only certain areas it will allow you to pet—and if you pet the wrong part, it will hiss, scratch, or bite.

Cats Hate Competition From Other Cats

If a house cat feels threatened by an outdoor cat, but can’t attack it, the house cat.

Cats Hate Loud Noises

From thunderstorms to arguments to fireworks, lots of loud noises and commotion can seriously stress your cat out.

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