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Do cats feel stress ? Can stress make cats sick ?

Probably most of cat owners keep their cats indoors all the time these days. It’s safe and reduces chance to get into dangerous situations such as cat fights and car accidents. However, indoor cats tend to lack exercise and mental stimulation which might give them some stress. Stress can be the cause of illness for cats as well as us. In this post, I’ll tell you two of illnesses that cats develop because of stress ! Feline Idiopathic Cystitis Feline idiopathic cystitis ( FIC ) is an inflammation of the bladder that causes lower urinary tract disease. Feline idiopathic cystitis is a little different to regular cystitis. Because FIC is…