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I have a neutered 3 year old male. Also two fixed females.

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I have a neutered...

I have a neutered 3 year old male. Also two fixed females. One is a sister to the male. In the past few months the male has become aggressive toward the girls. Biting hind quarters, jumping on them, chasing. This is a new behavior. I don't understand this change in him. Is there anything that can be done?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the cat's name?

Spanky

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Spanky?

He is strong, healthy and part Maine Coon

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 10 months ago

HI, Julie. Have there been any changes in the home such as recent loss of any cats or dogs?

Is Spanky otherwise a playful cat?

Have you increased playtime with him thus far to encourage him to play less aggressively with the girls?

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