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Old October 14th, 2011, 02:23 AM
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Cat Behvaior Help!

My cat is 8-9 years old and he has never been afraid of anything. But for the past 3 days when he would wake my grandpa up to let him outside at 3am, he would walk out of the bedroom and stop, look around as if he was frightened then run like a bat out of (the underground). Just a few minutes ago he ran into my room like a bat out of heck jumped on my bed, meowed a few times (like a distressed, pity sound). Then he jumped off my bed and ran like a bat out of heck. Is this normal cat behavior or is there something wrong? We tried following to see where he runs off to when he is frightened, which is usually to the back door. I've considered he sees ghosts but I highly doubt it (i have 3 dead great grandparents and 2 dead cats, the most recent death was our cat named Scar who was 5 years old and had stomach cancer. my cat now wasnt nice to him when Scar was sick. Scar died in 2008). And I've considered he is just full of piss and vinegar (he will just run around and be a little aggressive), Please help me figure this out.
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Old October 14th, 2011, 10:49 AM
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ahh the 3 am zooomies he wants to play or hears smells sees something in the yard
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Old October 14th, 2011, 12:29 PM
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My kitties get zoomies like that. Very normal.
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Old October 15th, 2011, 10:12 PM
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Thank you so much! Good to know my cat isn't going senile
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Old November 12th, 2011, 12:45 AM
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He's still young to be senile XD
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Old November 19th, 2011, 05:31 AM
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thanks

Guys, very informative posts about cats for me, now I know that how I've to treat my cat in best manner, and also in these forums I gain a lot of info about cats, see you
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