Every creature has its own special living habits and personality. To love them, we need to understand their differences. Just like rabbits and rabbits eat vegetables and turtles need to soak in water, Angora cat is an ancient cat species. Although it has been used to living with human beings after centuries of domestication, we should not ignore its unique living habits.
Angora cats are very clean, so they often lick their fur. Their saliva acts like a powerful cleanser, but it’s allergic to humans. Because of swallowing hair during licking, it accumulates in the stomach. Sometimes Angora cats may spit out hair balls, which is harmful to the health of Angora cats. Therefore, as owners, they should often comb their hair.
The Angora cat still keeps the carnivorous habit of sleeping in the daytime and coming out at night. Many activities such as rat hunting and mating are often carried out at night. The most active time of Angora cats is at dawn or dusk. Most of the time of the day is spent lazily resting or sleeping. The daily sleeping time is 12 to 16 hours, with an average of 13 to 14 hours. However, some Angora cats sleep for 20 hours.
Sometimes, the police Gora cat urinates everywhere, while the female Angora cat roars and barks in the middle of the night. It is commonly known as “monkey Angora cat”, that is, the estrus of Angora cat. Originally, it was generally believed that the estrus of Angora cats is February or August, but there is no absolute time. Experts believe that non pregnant female Angora cats are in estrus every 14-21 days. The estrus lasts for 3-6 days, and the mating time is about 2-3 days.
It’s a fact that cats love to be clean. However, cats clean themselves, will swallow a lot of hair, easy to cause globosis, resulting in vomiting. So how can parents prevent hirsutism?
Grooming is a daily routine for clean cats. Their prickly tongue is a good tool for cleaning the body, but it also brings a lot of hair into the stomach unconsciously. The cat’s fur will be tangled into balls in the cat’s digestive tract or stomach, and excessive accumulation of hair balls will cause excessive vomiting.
In spring and autumn, the old hair that is easy to fall off will make the cat swallow more cats! Don’t think that the short haired cat will not have the problem of hair ball. As long as the cat is clean and accustomed to combing his hair, he may suffer from globus. Of course, short haired cats are much less likely to develop globus than long haired cats.
The cat licks the hair into the stomach, a small part of which can be discharged by defecation, while the hair ball that cannot be excreted stays between the stomach and duodenum. The stomach obstruction caused by the hairball makes the cat uncomfortable. The natural reaction of the body will make the cat produce a severe dry cough, trying to expel the hairball from the body. In addition, the cat will eat toilet paper, grass phenomenon, sometimes in vomit and feces can also see a lot of hair, retching will make the cat very uncomfortable.
In order to reduce the pain of the cat retching due to the influence of the fur ball, the cat parents must try their best to help the cat comb the cat’s hair and reduce the amount of hair the cat swallows. Feed Huamao cream regularly or prepare a pot of cat grass for the cat. In addition, the idea of increasing the cat’s exercise volume can also make the baby cat’s gastrointestinal peristalsis more normal, so as to increase the ability of hair discharge, and effectively prevent the production of hair balls in the cat’s digestive tract.