The question of why cats wake us up at night with their howling is one that has been plaguing cat owners for years. Some claim it to be a breed characteristic,
but most agree on the fact they do this because it provides them comfort and security during our nightly slumber hours when humans are resting or sleeping soundly in dreams.
The reasons behind your furry friend’s midnight screams can vary depending if he/she likes chatterbox talkative types like Russian Blues.
Vocalization is a Normal Cat Thing
Kittens meow as a way to communicate with their mothers when they are hungry, cold or scared. As kittens grow older and begin exploring the world around them, other vocalizations take over;
yowling for instance can be heard from those who have been hurt in an accident while hissing means there’s something wrong such as if you’re walking too closely behind an animal without being aware of
its presence which makes more sense given our proximity bias towards hearing what we want rather than actually listening because humans by nature prefer speech over silence
Oriental breeds, especially Siamese cats are known for their great “talking” ability. If the person doesn’t like meowing then they should avoid these types of felines because it seems that this cat likes to talk and carry on a conversation with its owners
sometimes even though some just vocalize when they want something else from you or out of curiosity reasons. To stop your kitty’s incessant talking try figuring out what is causing them too speak so much before doing anything
drastic such as ignoring her pawing at times while working but making sure not let any noise go unheard if possible; otherwise things might get worse than expected between all parties involved!
Aging Can Lead to More Howls
As cats age, they want to be around their humans as much as possible. This is because being separated from the family at night can cause distress and confusion in kitties who are still young or old enough where hearing and vision aren’t always perfect anymore either!
Your pet’s sleep cycle might also get affected with neurological conditions like cognitive dysfunction which usually occurs when pets have been living for 10+ years already (and some even go past this!).
It’s common for an elderly cat’s sleep-wake cycle to change and cause them to stay awake during the day. If you notice your older feline is frequently staring blankly at walls, refusing food or drinks,
it may be because of this unusual behavior that could lead her into a coma if not treated immediately by veterinary staff as soon possible!
How to Make The Howling Stop
To avoid a sleepless night, it is imperative that you actively engage in playtime with your cat during the day. This will help them sleep better at night and not demand snacks or cuddles from you before bed time
which are rewarding behaviors associated with this type of interaction for cats but only if they’re allowed to do so on his own terms without being over-corrected when he misbehaves as doing otherwise could reinforce bad habits!
Despite what some people think, cats don’t like being alone all that much. They often meow to initiate play or get attention from you and if ignored will grow bored quickly until they have an outlet for their energy again in the form of a yawn (or three).
To cut down on this behavior try spending quality time each day with your fur baby; playing games together such as catch-the-tail while gently brushing them off against trees so only limited groomings are needed before bedtime.