The parasite egg was found in his urine
Source of infection – eating earthworms
Most Common Causes
Feline Idiopathic Cystitis-inflammation/no infection (85%)
Bladder Stones (13%)
Urinary Tract Infection (1%)
Other (<1%) – Capillaria (parasite)
Urination Outside of the Litter Box is a Common Problem
Most owners attribute the problem to behavior issues (i.e. being vindictive)
Please realize that most of these cats have a medical issue.
Contact us to develop treatment and diagnostic plan.
General Litter Box Management
Number of litter boxes: 1 box per cat + 1 more
Scoop the box at least once a day.
Clean the box once a week with mild soap and water and add clean litter.