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The Siamese is one of the most recognizable breeds of domestic cat in the world with its elegant pointed coat and bright blue eyes. These cats were imported from his native Thailand for hundreds of years and now come in a multitude of different colors. But what it feels like to live with a Siamese?

Background

In their countries of origin, Siam, now known as Thailand, references to these cats back to ancient times, where the manuscripts describe their distinctive appearance. They were taken first to the West when they were presented at the cat show at Crystal Palace in London in the late 19th century It soon became fashionable among lovers of the British cats and by the turn of the century, his call had crossed the Atlantic . President Rutherford B Hayes (1877-1881) and his wife Lucy received a pair of Siamese sent in 1878 by the American diplomacy station at the Consulate of Thailand, the letter accompanying them are still on display at the Rutherford B Hayes Presidential Center in Fremont, Ohio.

The original color of the sealing point, dark brown-black, was at first the only color you see on the show, but the bank blue, chocolate and lilac cats were stressed rapidly developed and accepted for show . Today, the list of points of colors and patterns is very broad, including points of tabby and smoke.

The Siamese is recognized by all records of cats around the world and some also recognizes Thailand, the local breed of Thailand. These cats are called Wichienmaat in their mother tongue and is also known as Siamese old style, because they have a more moderate new Siamese body type.

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There may be many reasons why your cat decides not to use his litter and depositing urine on the carpet in place. It can vary from being sick, sand for being too dirty or due to behavioral problems, such as stress to changes in the house. It may even be that if the garbage is not feeling well, the carpet seems to be a better option. If the worst happens, how can you get rid of the smell and persuade the cat to not do it again?

Finding the cause

It is important to understand why the cat chose the carpet instead of her litter your urine. A trip to the veterinarian may be to have a general check and make sure there are no physiological reasons for slippage. Take inventory of the house and see if something might have triggered the behavior – is there a new baby or other animal in the house? You have moved or undergone a significant change in ownership that could leave feeling stressed and unsure?

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One of the biggest misconceptions about getting a kitten is going to happen in her new home well versed in the art of using the litter because his mother has taught. Mother cats teach their kittens to use the litter box, but can learn through copy or find out.

Development

Kittens begin to desire zero material such as sand or soil about four weeks old – this is the beginning of learning how to cover his own mess. This instinct of association and the bathroom with trash process should start as soon as you bring the new cat home.

First, you can buy the box to the size of the cat probably not the size, that is, buying a large tray, even for a little kitten will become. The only provision is that a bottom that allows the kitten to access. Look for trash somewhere that is away from the high traffic areas of the house and sounds, but it is a convenient location. Some of privacy is not bad, but not so that it takes forever to remember where the box. If you decide later, you must move the cash to do it in stages so that the kitten can monitor progress.

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