cats and fireworks

How To Help Cats Cope With Fireworks

How To Help Your Cat Cope With Fireworks Noises

1

Keep Them Away From the Bang

These will help to keep noise of fireworks to a minimum.

  • Close Curtains
  • Close and lock Cat Flap
  • Close Doors
  • Turn the TV or radio on
2

Provide Lots of Cat Hiding Places

  • Make sure your cat can access hiding places
  • Make sure hiding places are comfortable with blankets
  • Spray hiding places with FELIWAY CLASSIC Spray 15 minutes before you cat can access them
3

Provide Resources

  • Ensure there is enough food, water and clean litter trays. Each cat should have access to at least one
  • Plug in a FELIWAY CLASSIC Diffuser where you cat likes to spend the most time.
  • Keep a FELIWAY CLASSIC Diffuser plugged in for at least a week after you are happy all firework displays are over.
4

Allow Your Cat To Hide

  • Let your cat hide and do not disturb
  • Do NOT try and coax your cat out it will only cause more stress.
cats and fireworks

We recommend:

FELIWAY CLASSIC Diffuser

FELIWAY CLASSIC Diffuser provides reassurance throughout the home

FELIWAY CLASSIC Spray

FELIWAY CLASSIC Spray, use in hide places to help provide more reassurance

Why are cats scared of fireworks?

Cats like to be in control. The loud bangs and crashed, are disorienting to your cats sensitive hearing and certainly not part of their daily routine.

Cats want to get away from the noises and will try and find a quiet, dark place to hide from the noise. 

You can help them to this with the above advice. Also to see more on cats and fireworks read our blog article.