If only pets could speak English! Then it would be easier to help with whatever problem they are having.

But as we all know, that’s not the case. Trying to figure out why your pet behaves the way he or she does can be frustrating.

There are some common behavior problems that dogs and cats show when they are home. Fortunately, most of these problems are easily solved. Take a look at our Fact Sheets and Guides page and click on any of the pertinent links to learn more about that behavior.

Our Fact Sheets and Guides page list common problems. If your cat is exhibiting problem behaviors that you don't see addressed there, can contact the shelter or your veterinarian for further advice.